The landslip at the edge of the B6300 and the East Coast Mainline.

Road to close for essential work

A road is set to close for several months to allow major roadworks to take place, safeguarding the future of the link...
Ian Larnach, Jade McArdle and George Courtney MBE at St Cuthbert's Hospice.

Golf day raises thousands

Former Darlington footballer and retired businessman, Ian Larnach, recently presented St Cuthbert’s Hospice with a cheque for £2,600 following a Golf Day...
Nolan McGee took the 24kg Sandee Belts for Thai Boxing and K1.

Nolan is two-belt champion

Nolan McGee, aged 7 from Spennymoor, represented his Thai boxing club Phoenix Muay Thai, who are based in Shildon at the Sandee...
Chi Spennymoor Taekwondo returned from the National Championships with a haul of medals.

Gold for Poppy at Nationals

Chi Spennymoor Taekwondo Academy took a team of nine players to the EIS in Sheffield at the end of last month,...
Mayor of Spennymoor and his consort, Cllrs Clive and Liz Maddison present the award to Carole Irving. Left is Cllr Christine Sproat, who nominated Carole for the award. Picture: Keith Taylor.

Award for dedicated volunteer

Volunteer, Carole Irving has been presented with a Certificate of Recognition by Spennymoor Mayor, Cllr Clive Maddison. Carole was...
Foreman Franky Shields, Operative Andrew Bridgewater, Contract Manager Neil Summerson and Highway Services Manager, Mark Readman at the site.

Work to stabilise road completed

Essential work to stabilise the scenic Dial Stob Hill at Binchester, is now complete.  The work targeted a 180m...
Some of the rubbish left outside of Sharon Boardman’s property.

Woman fined for failing to clear rubbish

A woman who has repeatedly blighted her neighbours’ lives by leaving rubbish outside of her home has been ordered to pay out almost...
Tommy Shaw (Allotment secretary) Clive Maddison (Spennymoor Mayor) and Lawrence Dunnett (Allotment Chair).

Blooming marvellous allotments

Residents of Spennymoor’s Clyde Terrace and its surrounding areas think that their new community garden is ‘blooming marvellous’, thanks to support from...
Jacob with coach, Will Coulson and the details of his 2000m swim.

Jacob goes the extra mile

On Wednesday, 10th April, 8-year-old Jacob Hutchinson of Middlestone Moor Primary School was set to swim one mile for the Childrens Heart...
Professional company, Odd Socks Entertainments will perform the classic tale of Sleeping Beauty at the Everyman Theatre in December.

Sleeping Beauty comes to the Everyman

Don’t prick your finger on a spinning wheel bobbin… unless you want to meet a charming Prince! Lots of...
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