News & Sport in South Durham

Christmas lights switched on in Bishop Auckland

Friday, November 20, 2015

Christmas lights in Bishop Auckland have been switched on with help from Santa and local gymnast Amy Tinkler.

Tickets on sale for Kynren night show

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Tickets for the £31 million open-air night show at Eleven Arches near Bishop Auckland have gone on sale. The first of 14 shows will open in July next year.

Heritage skills on show at Auckland Castle

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Visitors to Auckland Castle will be able to have a go at heritage skills at a free event this month.

Bishop Auckland horticulture project appeals for funds

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

A project in Bishop Auckland which helps young people and adults is appealing for funding.

Unique signed guitar goes up for auction

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

A guitar signed by world renowned guitar players has gone up for auction to raise funds for Bishop FM.

Celebration of local superheroes coming to Sedgefield

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Real-life superheroes from County Durham are set to take part in a free event at Sedgefield Racecourse this month.

Fire and police services hold Spennymoor open day

Saturday, September 12, 2015

A joint open day by local fire and police services has been held in Spennymoor with a range of demonstrations.

Work starts at Eleven Arches night show venue

Friday, September 4, 2015

Work has begun at Eleven Arches, the £27m open air night show which will open next year in Bishop Auckland.

Durham Flower Festival 2015

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Gillian Campbell caught up with the organisers, medal winners and stallholders at the Durham Flower Festival 2015 to find out why, even in its second year, the event is going from strength to strength.

Blues Show with Gary Grainger nominated for blues award

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Voting is open for the British Blues Awards and The Blues Show with Gary Grainger has been nominated in the Independent Blues Broadcast category.

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