A national ranking table tennis event has taken place at Bishop Barrington School.
Cycle enthusiasts are in for a treat at the beginning of August when Bishop Auckland hosts a number of closed-road cycle races. Members of the public are encouraged to come along and cheer competitors on and support local sport in our area. The Bishop Auckland Cycle Race, featuring professional, amateur and youth events, is being … Read more
Shildon AFC will take on Hamilton Academical of the Scottish Premier League at Dean Street this weekend in what is being billed as a Community Friendly.Instead of paying the usual amount for tickets, fans are instead being asked to pay what they can afford. Club officials are hoping to attract a large crowd by making … Read more
Bishop Auckland Football Club’s Heritage Park will host its first ever European fixture on Thursday, 7th August, when Sunderland AFC take on Real Betis. Last season Real Betis, one of the two giants of Seville, were relegated from the Spanish Primera Liga, where they played against Real Madrid and FC Barcelona. Betis have won La … Read more
A leisure centre in Spennymoor is preparing to welcome snooker stars this November.
A boxing star from Sedgefield will hope to remain unbeaten when he enters the ring in Manchester in November.
Local sport stars and volunteers have been rewarded at a glamorous awards ceremony at Bishop Auckland’s Town Hall.
A student from Spennymoor, who is tipped as a ‘future star’ in the London 2012 programme, says it’s vital that unsung heroes of sport in County Durham are recognised.