Applications open for 2020/21 school year

Parents whose children are due to start primary or secondary school next year can start applying for a place from this week.

New festival to celebrate town’s rich heritage

A two-week festival celebrating Bishop Auckland’s rich and varied history is set to take place later this month. The first...

Believe continues to build its apprenticeship programme

A successful apprenticeship programme by one of the regions largest housing associations is set to grow by more than a quarter.

Masterpieces Make Their Way to County Durham

National Gallery Masterpiece Tour 2019 – Featuring The Triumph of Pan 5 October, 2019 – 5 January, 2020 Bishop Trevor...

Former council chairman donates over £17,000 to charity

A charity that supports members of the armed forces and their families has received the proceeds from a year of fundraising by...

BISHOP AUCKLAND’S ‘INSPIRAL CYCLES’ IN UK’S TOP ‘SMALL BIZ 100’

Bishop Auckland’s independent bicycle shop Inspiral Cycles has been announced today as one of 100 trail-blazing small businesses in the official count-down to Small Business...

Explore for free with County Durham Heritage Open Days

People can enjoy free access to more than 80 venues across County Durham next month, as part of England’s largest festival of history...

MORRISONS MEET UPS: FREE MEETING AREAS FOR Bishop Auckland’S COMMUNITY GROUPS

Morrisons Bishop Auckland’s Café space is open to all - from parenting groups to crafters to gaming clubs - Could save...

Work Progresses at Historic County Durham Castle

Work to bring one of County Durham’s historic castles back to life has taken a significant step forward.

Helen Goodman MP turns ‘Dragon’ for community-focused teens

Helen Goodman, Member of Parliament for Bishop Auckland, turned ‘Dragon’ as she heard from local young people about their community project ideas.
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Have your say on tackling the climate emergency

Exploring ways to tackle climate change in County Durham is the purpose of a new consultation that has been launched today (Thursday 19 September).