What's behind the mysterious Hexham door?

Restorers working at Hexham Abbey have discovered a mysterious door. It has been closed for hundreds of years and will soon be opened...

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Full report: What IS behind the mystery door?

Now, take one medieval abbey, some extensive restoration work and a mysterious bricked up door, hundreds of years old, and you have the makings of a spooky, gothic story.

All those ingredients came together at Hexham Abbey in Northumberland. The rector invited us along to see the mystery resolved.

Derek Proud reports.

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