Olympic Torch Relay LIVE
Last updated at 15:09, Monday, 18 June 2012
LOOK back at our live webcast from the Olympic Torch Relay through Tynedale on Saturday, June 16.
First published at 14:23, Wednesday, 23 May 2012
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This week in... 1885Saturday, June 20th, 1885
Over 2,000 people attended the Temperance Gala held at Greencroft Park, Haltwhistle.
Led by the Bardon Mill Brass Band, 12 temperance societies paraded through the town, prior to an open air meeting in the park.
During the event the Rev. J.M. Russel condemned the House of Commons for rejecting a proposal to increase taxes on spirits and beer.