Ashes cricket fans arrive in Chester-le-Street
Thousands of cricket fans streamed into County Durham for the first day of the fourth Ashes test.
It is thought the match at the Chester-le-Street ground will mean a £20m boost for the North East's economy.
Durham County Cricket Club chairman Clive Leach, and England and Australia fans gave their thoughts on the match being held in the region.
09 Aug 2013
- From the section England