News & Sport in South Durham

The Power and the Glory exhibition re-opens Auckland Castle

Sunday, March 30, 2014

A new exhibition of power and glory opens the 2014 visitor season on Sunday at Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland.

Employment initiative celebrates success

Friday, March 21, 2014

An initiative which has helped around 200 people gain employment has been celebrated in Bishop Auckland.

New youth theatre launched in Bishop Auckland

Thursday, February 27, 2014

A new youth theatre has been launched in Bishop Auckland. The group are working towards a summer production of Bugsy Malone.

TV chef to headline Bishop Food Festival

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Plans have been unveiled for the next Bishop Auckland Food Festival - including TV chef Simon Rimmer.

Durham Police launch bike security scheme

Saturday, February 8, 2014

A new bike security scheme has been launched by Durham Constabulary.

Arts festival gets underway in Bishop Auckland

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

A Bishop Auckland arts festival is set to open on Monday, 10th February after being saved by last minute funding.

Win tickets for the Circus of Horrors

Monday, January 27, 2014

Win tickets to the Circus of Horrors when it comes to the North East - with Roz P in the Afternoon.

Creative Writing Workshop

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Bishop Auckland Town Hall invites budding writers to hone their skills by attending a creative writing workshop later this month. The event will be hosted by Richard W. Hardwick, whose debut novel – ‘Kicked Out’ – became Waterstone’s Recommended Read and whose second book – ‘Andalucia’ – was described by Booker Prize winner Pat Barker as […]

Tips for New Mums and Dads

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Starting this month Durham County Council’s One Point service is offering a parenting course for new mums and dads. Tips will be available on types of behaviour to ignore, positive discipline and problem solving and helping your child to stay safe. The course, entitled Family Nurturing, begins on Thursday, 16th January between 10am and noon at Woodhouse […]

Photos: Christmas events in Bishop Auckland

Monday, December 16, 2013

Photos from the Town Team Christmas event in Bishop Auckland.

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