The inquest into the death of Durham University student Sope Peters is expected to open. The body of the 20-year-old was found in the River Wear earlier this month. Sope, who was in his second year of an economics degree at Durham University, was last seen in Klute bar on October 29.
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Veterans, cadets, dignitaries and serving Northumberland Fusiliers have paid tribute to those killed at the Battle of the Somme
Clear spells. Showers. Brisk winds. Sunday looks like the better day
Two men whose grandfathers fought in the Tyneside Irish battalion and died together on the Somme have returned to visit their graves.