Marras - Friends of the Durham Miners' Gala was well received at last Saturday's spectacular Durham Miners' Gala.
Paul Simpson from the Marras campaign said "We had a fantastic day. It was wonderful to see so many people sign up to become a Friend and talk about how important it was to them to help keep the Big Meeting going for future generations."
Grahame Morris MP, chair of Friends of Durham Miners Gala said: "It was a truly remarkable day. Terrific turnout, fine speeches and a great sense of solidarity and friendship."