Paul Butler is inaugurated as Bishop of Durham today. The service will be held this morning at Durham Cathedral.
He says it's great to "be able to get on with the job."
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War veterans taking part in the walk of Britain got a singing send-off from school pupils in Northumberland.
A cast of the skull of St Bede - the English scholar who is considered to be the founder of English history - will go on display in Jarrow.