We look at how the Leave Means Leave protest got underway in Sunderland.

March to Leave: 20 pictures as Nigel Farage's Brexit protest starts in Sunderland

Campaigners have set off on a 14-day march in support of the UK leaving the EU as planned on March 29.

Organised by the Leave Means Leave group, the protest set off in Sunderland today and will end in London on March 29. Those taking part will end the first day in Hartlepool at some point on Saturday. This is how the event got underway in Sunderland.

Around 100 people attended the start of the protest today.
Around 100 people attended the start of the protest today.
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The protest was organised by the Leave Means Leave campaign.
The protest was organised by the Leave Means Leave campaign.
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Counter-protesters also attended to show their support for staying in the EU.
Counter-protesters also attended to show their support for staying in the EU.
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Ahead of the start of the march.
Ahead of the start of the march.
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