Newcastle United has a reputation for welcoming French football players. Today, two of them will be hoping to repay the favour.
Defenders Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Mathieu Debuchy are giving a French language lesson at the Newcastle School for Boys.
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Flying Scotsman travelled alongside three modern trains to celebrate the "past, present and future" of Britain's railway this morning.
Rain develops overnight into Monday before colder and stronger air digs in from the north - bringing the risk of snow, frost and ice