Pupils from Evergreen Primary School and The Oaks Secondary School, on Warwick Road, have taken part in an after school club to work towards achieving the Gateway 8.13.
Police are investigating after a dying man was discovered near to Beedle's Chippy in Cockton Hill.
Nobby Stiles, the World Cup-winnning former England midfielder, will be attending a charity sportsman's evening at the Masonic Hall in Bishop Auckland.
Bishop Auckland Choral Society is to stage a series of themed nights.
Mechetronics, an electronics manufacturer that supplies autotmotive and manufacturing businesses, is the latest local company to feel the pressure of the economic crisis.
A £45 million development in Tindale, which has been blighted by planning delays, may finally go ahead.
Bruce Guthrie, Head Teacher at Bishop Barrington Sports With Mathematics College in Bishop Auckland, is to retire at the end of term after 35 years at the school.
A Bishop Auckland man is due to reappear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court on April 9th, after the Bench found itself not in the position to advance his application for Legal Aid.
A Bishop Auckland Lawyer has received Durham County Council's Chairman's Medal for his work in supporting local businesses.
On Thursday, April 9th, Bishop Auckland Town Hall is hosting screenings of two movies.