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Commonwealth Games 2014

We've been catching up with some of our North East athletes as the Commonwealth Games continue in Glasgow

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Weightman says silver medal win was "best feeling ever"

Northumberland runner Laura Weightman has spoken of her delight after winning a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

The 23-year-old, from Alnmouth, finished second in the Women's 1500m with a time of 4 minutes and 9 seconds at Hampden Park on Tuesday night.

It was Weightman's first ever medal in a major championships.

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