Simon Davidson

Simon Davidson is CEO of Darlington MIND. WE had a very interesting and enlightening chat with Simon about mental health in general and the effects of lockdown in particular.

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Jenny Wiles

Jennifer Wiles, Regional Director (North) of Living Streets was born in Salford. Jennifer is now based in Darlington and works across the North to encourage and enable people to choose healthier and cleaner forms of transport.
Jennifer was chief walki…

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Juliet Sanders

Juliet Sanders is the founder of the charity Feeding Families. Juliet talks to Bishop FM about how, in 2017, the charity was born, what it set out to achieve and how it is now developing.

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David Gray

David Gray recently began his role as High Sheriff of County Durham. Here, David gives a fascinating insight into the history and duties of The High Sheriff.

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Dianne McKenzie

Bishop FM has been broadcasting a series of programmes focusing on carers, leading up to Carers Week 8th – 14th June.
The Covid-19 pandemic has presented many challenges to those who care, and those who care for carers.
We spoke to Dianne McKenzie, Hea…

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Kimberley Clark

An amazing achievement – Kim has smashed her target of providing
10, 000 meals for key workers in the local area surrounding her Evenwoood home.
Kim talks about the effort that her team of volunteers and supporters have put into the project.
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Hope Caitlin Simpson

Hope talks to Gary Burgham about Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS/ME)and the affect the condition has had on her since she first encountered it at the age of 11.
Hope also talks about her photography and her new podcast.
A fascinating listen…

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Ruth Mary Johnson

Ruth explains how we can all become part of a new story for and about County Durham. Ruth has the exciting task of curating all our ideas for inclusion in the premiere of the story on 5th June.
To contribute visit the Story Team Durham Facebook Page.

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