plastic pollution

Plastic: where does our rubbish really go?

You’ve recycled your plastic bottle of water and held on a little tighter to your empty packet of crisps until you passed the nearest...
Steven Thorley Blogs

The Golden Age of Special Effects

Utilisation of Special Effects I'd like to look at films featuring practical special effects and focus on some of the artists and directors that made...
Steven Thorley Blogs

Against All Odds: Inspirational Tales

Everybody needs inspiration I use film as my inspiration, but some films themselves tell inspirational stories...

As Fresh As Springtime

And Now It's Spring© Lhtheaker The grass is green across the hill, But yellow blooms the daffodil.It's sunshine on...
Steven Thorley Blogs

Shildon To Aldbrough St John: Cycle Route

I have found a cycle a route that I think is great, so I thought I'd share it.
Steven Horley Blogs

Summer Movie Top Picks

As summer draws nearer, I thought I would use the season as inspiration for the blog. I’ve picked out a selection of films I...
Hannah Lindsay Blogs

Rise and Shine – It’s Summertime!

'Tropic like it's Hot' We are now officially counting down to the Summer Holidays! This school year has gone by incredibly quickly. I know we all...
Hannah Lindsay Blogs

Wedding Season 2018

'Marriage is like a deck of cards. All you need in the beginning is two hearts and a diamond. After 10 years you need...

Heroes Not Heroines: Strong Male Characters in Film

Strong Male Leads I’ve discussed strong female characters once before, so I thought I’d try male characters. The whole logic behind discussing female characters is, despite...
Jess Wilson Blogs

Enjoy Bishop Middleham Quarry

Finding the Quarry Situated 1km North of Bishop Middleham Village lies a disused Magnesian Limestone quarry abandoned in the 1930's. This site is particularly interesting,...
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Cllr Lucy Hovvels, chair of the County Durham Health and Wellbeing Board and Durham County Council’s Cabinet member for adults and health

Government urged to consider consequences of replacing Public Health England

The chair of the County Durham Health and Wellbeing Board has written to the Government outlining serious concerns over plans to replace...