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"Brand spanking new," "clear as a bell," "raining cats and dogs" - we all use common sayings from time to time.
Rachel Jobson, a fundraiser at the hospice, said: "We are hoping for a beautiful Autumn day on the riverside at Chester-le-Street, but the event will go ahead even if it's raining cats and dogs!