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Dismay at hairdressers as thieves steal poppy tin

A collection tin for this year’s Poppy Appeal was among the items stolen when Fudge Hair Design in Church Street suffered a break-in between 5pm on Monday and 7.30am on Tuesday 14th November.

Byerley Road Pre-School add to 1000 Can Challenge

Due to Byerley Road Pre-School having to close early for the half term holidays in October, their tins were not collected to be counted within the 1000 Can Challenge on Sunday 29th October at Saint John’s Church.

Christmas Fayres at St Mark’s and St John’s

St Mark’s Church, Eldon is hosting its Christmas Fair on Saturday 18th November.
Pupils from St John’s with the lanterns they created at Jubilee Fields Community Centre for the Burning Bright project.

St John’s pupils aspire to be shining examples

Lanterns were being created, and laughter shared, at Jubilee Field’s Community Centre last week.

Luci set to lose locks for charity

Kind-hearted seven-year-old, Luci Butterfield from Shildon doesn’t personally know anyone going through cancer treatment, but last year she told her mam, Danielle, that she wanted to donate money and some of her long hair to children suffering from cancer.

Shildon title tilt suffers blow at Morpeth

Shildon set up a tasty top of the table clash against league leaders Morpeth Town with victory across the Pennines against Penrith last midweek. The game was effectively over within the opening...

Shildon Running Club round-up

Last weekend, on a bright but very chilly Sunday, Emma Flynn, Ian Rudge and James Ross took part in the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k. Ian was first home with a time of 49 minutes, closely followed by...

Lottery Latest

The latest Shildon AFC lottery result was drawn on Sunday 5th November at Shildon AFC Social Club. The numbers out of the bag were: 2, 3, 7, 8, 11 and 17. There were no winners, with...

Shildon AFC score grant funding success

A successful funding application by Shildon AFC has seen the club take delivery of a multi-purpose grasscutter, roller and drag mat to help keep the Northern League side’s playing surface in...

Shildon MP calls public meeting

Helen Goodman MP will host a public meeting to discuss the future of health services in Shildon following concerns raised with her by local residents. She said, “Local residents have...
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