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Catholic community across the North East send support to the people of Paris

The Catholic community in the North East has vowed to support the people of Paris, after last night's fire at Notre Dame.

The new bishop of Hexham and Newcastle has previously led mass at the French cathedral.

He says that there will be a deep sense of loss among the Catholic faithful and beyond and the Notre Dame fire will not just be a bereavement for the French, but Europeans.

  • Rt Rev Robert Byrne spoke to ITV News Tyne Tees: