Ferryhill Mayor resigns

Ferryhill Mayor resigns

Mayor of Ferryhill, Cllr Richard Smith, has resigned from his post of Mayor with immediate effect. The mayor came under increasing pressure from the Ferryhill...
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Tackling green issues at Dean Bank

Residents in Ferryhill are joining forces with council workers to help in tackling green issues. Durham County Council’s Community Action Team (CAT) has just...
Ferryhill Sports and Education Centre saves thousands on energy bills

Social Enterprise proves number one for giving back

Ferryhill Sport and Education Centre saved thousands on enery bills before being further rewarded with a cheque for £5,000 after teaming up with a North...
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By-elections at Ferryhill Parish

By-elections for the Broom and Ferryhill and Dean Bank wards of Ferryhill Parish Council will take place on Thursday, 8 March. Poll cards will not...

Tributes paid to Ferryhill teenager

The family of a teenager who died in a collision have paid tribute to her, describing her as a "much-loved daughter and granddaughter who...
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Take part in The Santa Experience at the Enter Centre

Enter CIC are once again bringing their unique Santa’s grotto to Ferryhill. Enter CIC grottos are magical and have a specific theme each year.
Ferryhill Mayor, Cllr John Lindsay and his Consort, Linda, present Sandra and Les Brown with gifts to commemorate their Golden Wedding anniversary.

Les and Sandra celebrate Golden anniversary

Les and Sandra Brown of Stanhope Close, Ferryhill were visited by Ferryhill Mayor, Cllr John Lindsay and his consort, Linda bearing gifts last week. Representing...
War Veteran, Lenny Hanratty unveils a memorial plaque containing copies of his war medals after the originals were stolen in a burglary at his nursing home.

Chilton pays tribute to veteran Lenny on Remembrance Sunday

On Remembrance Sunday, members of the Chilton community honoured Royal Engineer veteran, Lenny Hanratty who recently turned 90.
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Youth projects grant funding available

The 4 Together Partnership has a pot of £9,902 to support youth projects and/or community-based organisations to deliver opportunities to young people aged 11-19 in the 4 Together Partnership area (Ferryhill, Chilton, West Cornforth and Bishop Middleham).
Shoebox Appeal organisers, Ken and Nancy Wilson are joined by volunteers from Enter CIC with some of the boxes packed with Christmas gifts for underprivileged children.

Almost 1,000 shoeboxes filled with gifts for children

The congregation at a packed Ferryhill Methodist Church took their seats among hundreds of shoeboxes on Sunday 19th November after the local community answered the annual Shoebox Appeal in huge numbers.

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