Thomas Gainsborough RA (1727–1788), Wooded Landscape with a Milkmaid, Rustic Lovers, and a Herdsman c.1775–1777. Oil on canvas. © Private Collection, courtesy of The Auckland Project.

World famous masterpieces coming to Bishop Auckland

World renowned masterpieces are coming to Bishop Auckland as a new art gallery prepares to open its doors. Launching...
This overloaded vehicle was recovered so that the excess weight could be safely removed.

Overloaded vehicles stopped during flytipping operation

Vehicles being used to transport controlled waste have been inspected at the roadside during an operation to clamp down on rubbish being...
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...
The Big Brass Bash is set to return to Spennymoor’s Jubilee Park on 19th July.

Big Brass Bash returns to Spennymoor

Top brass bands are once again set to party in the parks of County Durham this summer when Brass, Durham’s liveliest festival,...
Rob Ramshaw in action on Saturday against Brackley Town.

Moors into National League play-off final

Spennymoor sealed a place in the National League play-off final after a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over Brackley Town on Sunday, ...
Spennymoor Town Mayor and Consort, Cllrs Clive and Liz Maddison congratulate Spennymoor’s boxers on their recent MTK Box Cup success at Penrith.

Mayor welcomes boxing champs

Spennymoor Boxing Academy took a team of four boxers, Alex Jansen, Bradley Smith, Danny Grainger and Macy Gallone to compete in the...
Helen Goodman MP with Spennymoor Cricket Club secretary Alan Jones and club president, Ian Geldard.

MP secures ECB support for Cricket Club

Helen Goodman MP has facilitated a meeting between Spennymoor Cricket Club and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to help the...
Glen Taylor heads past the despairing dive of Chorley’s Matt Urwin to notch his 30th goal of the season. Image: Spennymoor TV.

Taylor’s last gasp winner dents Chorley’s title hopes

Glen Taylor’s last gasp header sealed a deserved victory for Moors to keep hopes of a third-place play-off finish alive, and in...
Spennymoor’s Lewis Askwith in action at UK Strongest Kid 2019 in St Albans during the Easter weekend.

Lewis is UK’s strongest kid

Spennymoor teenager, Lewis Askwith has been named the UK’s Strongest Kid after winning the competition in St Albans on Easter Monday.
Eliot Smith Dance will be performing POPPY as part of ‘Triple Bill’ at the Everyman Theatre in May.

‘Triple Bill’ of dance at Everyman

Eliot Smith Dance, the Newcastle based contemporary dance company, is set to perform its Triple Bill production at Spennymoor’s Settlement Everyman...
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