News & Sport in South Durham

Athletics day held for primary schools

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

A school athletics day has been held at Bishop Barrington school in Bishop Auckland - with four primary schools taking part.

Teachers take part in Movember

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Local teachers at Bishop Barrington School in Bishop Auckland have been taking part in Movember.

New Christmas lights switched on in Bishop Auckland

Monday, November 25, 2013

Brand new Christmas lights have been switched on for the first time in Bishop Auckland at a ceremony held on Friday.

From Stanhope to the North Pole on the Polar Express

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

It’s that time of year again, when everyone’s thoughts turn to Christmas and the excitement and joy that it brings to the children, and of course to the children that means Santa Claus, reindeers and presents.

Police and retailers join forces for festive campaign

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Police officers from Bishop Auckland's Neighbourhood Policing Team are teaming up with local retailers to combat thieves during the festive period.

Crowds for festive event at Bishop college

Saturday, November 16, 2013

The annual event features local community groups and charities, as well as craft stalls and Santa Claus.

Children’s art project celebrates 60 year anniversary

Friday, November 15, 2013

Pupils at Bishop Barrington school have joined with youngsters from Kreis Wessel in Germany to celebrate the 60th anniversary of a twinning agreement.

Local groups are hopeful of council funding

Friday, November 15, 2013

Local groups that applied to the 'Your Money, Your Area, Your Views Community Grant' fund will display their projects to the public this weekend.

South Durham set for Christmas and lights events

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Towns in South Durham are preparing for their Christmas events and light switch-ons.

Table tennis club hosts cup event

Monday, November 11, 2013

The start of the new season saw Bishop Auckland Table Tennis Club host the 2nd Tri Club Cup event.

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