News & Sport in South Durham

Bishop Auckland choir looks to expand with open evening

Saturday, February 21, 2015

A local choir seeking to expand its numbers in its tenth anniversary year.

Local contracting firm supports hospice

Friday, February 20, 2015

Employees of a local company are to brave the heights of Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge when they take part in a bungee jump for Butterwick Hospice.

Local people to help evaluate town centre’s streets

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

An audit of Bishop Auckland town centre's streets is set to take place on Saturday.

Performing comeback at Irish music night

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

A local musician who spent ten months in hospital is set to make a musical comeback in his home town.

Residents to benefit from energy efficiency scheme

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Residents in South Durham could be eligible for subsidised or free gas boilers as part of an energy efficiency scheme.

National ranking table tennis event held in Bishop

Sunday, February 1, 2015

A national ranking table tennis event has taken place at Bishop Barrington School.

Festive fayre returns to Bishop Auckland College

Saturday, November 22, 2014

An annual Christmas event with local community groups, charities and stallholders has been held today at Bishop Auckland College.

Christmas Spectacular event for Bishop Auckland

Saturday, November 22, 2014

A weekend of special events has started in Bishop Auckland for Christmas with a festive light switch-on and markets.

Binchester Roman Fort petition passes 2,000 signatures

Saturday, September 6, 2014

A Roman fort near Bishop Auckland described as the "Pompeii of the North" has been put up for sale by Church Commissioners. More than 2,000 people have signed a petition backed by Auckland Castle Trust.

Children’s Services Changes: Have Your Say

Monday, August 4, 2014

Durham County Council is asking parents, carers and providers of childcare services to under-fives to share their thoughts on the proposed revamp of Children’s Centre services in the area. The council proposes to move services from specialist buildings to a range of community venues, it is hoped that this will aid the services in reaching […]

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