SLIDESHOW: Durham Miners’ Gala 2012

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TENS of thousands of people turned out in Durham for the 128th Durham Miners’ Gala.

Years after the pit closures, the Durham Big Meeting remains an important and anticipated event in the North East calendar.

Ed Miliband turned back the clock this year, becoming the first Labour leader to attend the gala since Neil Kinnock 23 years ago.

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