Two new services are aiming to help people aged 25 and over across County Durham into employment, thanks to European funding.
Youngsters swapped the classroom for Santa’s workshop when they took part in festive activities inspired by a theatre’s family production.
Children in Bishop Auckland are looking forward to a fun filled Christmas party after an event raised nearly £900 for their nursery.
Efforts to reduce air pollution are underway as homes in County Durham keep cosy this winter.
School pupils who entered the County Durham Growing Challenge have received green prizes to keep blossoming.
Free snacks and store cupboard staples are on offer to families in Bishop Auckland this winter in a bid to reduce food waste.
Durham Vocal Festival is set to return for a third year, promising world famous artists, thousands of performers and two world premieres.
Staff and students at Bishop Auckland College are supporting a North East charity which is providing Christmas hampers to needy families.
A director whose company provided misleading information to an elderly couple prior to them agreeing to put their property in trust has been ordered to pay thousands of pounds.