Christmas Truce
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Soldiers' letters tell of 'Christmas Truce'

A century ago British and German soldiers met in no man's land in what has become known as the Christmas Truce.

Men from the Border Regiment were among those in the trenches who sent home first hand accounts of what it was really like.

Look North's Gerry Jackson spoke to Alan Cleaver, author of Not a Shot Was Fired.

  • 23 Dec 2014
  • From the section England