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Spectrum add to medals tally

Spectrum Roller Skating Club travelled to Great Yarmouth this weekend to take part in Retroskate artistic roller skating competition, representing the North East at the national event. “We are very...
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Dance the night away

Dancers from Shildon are being invited to take to the floor for a Christmas Party Supper and Dance, when popular local organist Graeme Scarlett holds his annual Christmas Dance on the last weekend before Christmas.
Reverend Canon David Tomlinson ‘opens the fridge’ at Shildon Alive!

Shildon Alive! launch a ‘Fridge For All’

Shildon Alive! (a Saint John’s Church community project) launched their first community fridge this week, in partnership with Strategic Waste Management, Durham County Council.
Greenfield take ‘Extraordinary’ steps to success

Greenfield take ‘Extraordinary’ steps to success

Greenfield Community College is investing in an inspirational programme of events that will encourage students to reach their full potential and be fully active in their own learning.
The bridesmaids, flower girls and happy couple gather after the service.

Andrew and Vicki tie knot in sea of blue

With clear skies and bright sunshine, Saturday November 18th turned out to be a perfect day for a wedding.
Prince Bishops Primary School pupils and their families responded with overwhelming kindness and generosity to a call for donations to Shildon Alive! Foodbank.

Prince Bishops pupils donate to local children

The pupils at Prince Bishops Primary School in Coundon Grange were busy thinking of others last week.

Jack saves dad’s life a day after being taught first aid

Nine-year-old, Jack Lowis has been hailed a first aid hero after saving his father from choking the day after learning first aid at his primary school, Prince Bishops Community Primary School in Coundon Grange.
Shildon Running Club members took part in the nationwide ‘My Poppy Run’ 5k run in aid of the Royal British Legion.

Shildon Running Club take part in Remembrance Parade

Shildon Running & Athletics Club were honoured to once again be part of the Shildon Remembrance Parade on Sunday, laying a wreath at the Cenotaph.
Cllr Peter Quinn, fundraising for the Poppy Appeal with Emily Snowball and Rebecaa Scott from Costa Coffee

Legion overwhelmed by public support

Councillor Peter Quinn and members of the Shildon Branch of the Royal British Legion would like to thank the Manager and staff of Costa Cafe in Church Street for allowing them to set up a table over the last two weeks.
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Turn a shoebox into a Merry Christmas

The Sanctuary counselling service in Shildon is asking people to turn an ordinary little shoebox into a Merry little Christmas, for needy children in our neighbourhood.

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