First World War Centenary

100 years after the start of World War 1, ITV Tyne Tees takes a look at how the Great War affected the North East and North Yorkshire.

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The man behind the medal: The Story of Herbert Butler

Kenny Toal sets out to tell the story of a soldier from the Great War.

After sourcing a victory medal on an internet auction site, we try and find out more about the man who once owned it.

Herbert Butler served with the Durham Light Infantry. In the first of two special reports we try and find out more about him and begin a search for surviving relatives to reunite them with the medal.

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