Teesdale Mercury 28 October 1914 – Page 4:
'Brigadier General Headlam, R.A; and General Briggs, who is commanding ? division (brother of Colonel Briggs, commanding the Fourth Durham Light Infantry) have both been mentioned in despatches. ? Ogle Bell-Irving, the younger nephew of ? J. Bell-Irving, of Rokeby Park, is aide-de-camp to General Briggs.'