Residents have been leaving messages of thanks for bin crews as a show of solidarity to key workers during the Coronavirus crisis.

Bin crews says a big thank you for messages of support

Durham County Council has thanked kind-hearted residents for the flurry of messages of thanks received by its bin crews during the Coronavirus...

Council launches virtual support hubs to help local communities

A helpline, webpage and support network have been set up to help people in County Durham who are struggling during the Coronavirus pandemic....
Shildon AFC will lose out on promotion as the FA expunge all results in the National League System.

Shildon lose out on promotion as virus ends season

The Football Association has announced that the non-league season is being brought to an end with all results expunged, meaning Shildon AFC,...
Learning Curve Group has opened its flexible learning courses to all.

Learning Curve Group offer fully funded online courses

With social distancing now in force, Learning Curve Group, based at DurhamGate in Spennymoor, has launched an #EducateWhilstYouIsolate campaign to provide free...
Bishop Auckland Town Hall

Town presses forward with £25m funding bid

Work to secure a major grant to strengthen Bishop Auckland is continuing. Durham County Council brought together key partners...
Brenda McLeish, CEO of Learning Curve Group, which is to donate the remainder of its Charity Foundation funds to County Durham Community Foundation's Covid-19 Response Fund.

Learning Curve donates over £20,000 to emergency fund

National learning provider, Learning Curve Group, based at DurhamGate, Spennymoor, has donated over £20,000, the remainder of its Charity Foundation's funds, to...
Maisy Newby-Higgingbottom, aged 7, has a climate change message for the world.

Maisy’s message to save the planet

Maisy Newby-Higginbottom, aged 7 from Bishop Auckland, is advising people that they need to take care of the planet.Maisy's mam, Laura said:...
Greenfield Community College students are switching to online learning resources to keep up with their studies.

Greenfield students continue to learn

Students from Greenfield Community College are continuing to learn by switching to online resources. The students are well...
Chilton Town Council cancels allotments rents for 2020-21

Chilton Town Council cancels allotment rent notices

Chilton Town Council has announced that it will not be issuing allotment rent notices for the year 2020/21. A...
County Hall, Durham County Council

25 March update on Durham County council services

Durham County Council is providing regular updates to residents on the impact of services as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court

Nurse burglary suspects charged

Two men have appeared by video link at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court this morning (31st March) after a nurse was burgled while...