Veteran Harry Oliver at the launch of Coming Home in Spennymoor.

Exhibition explores soldiers’ experiences of returning home

A prisoner of war’s 400-mile march to freedom is among the stories featured within a new exhibition exploring what it was like...
Ethan Hehir from Spennymoor is the only player from the North East to be selected for GB’s Under 18s squad for the World Championships.

Talented Ethan selected for Great Britain

Spennymoor lad, Ethan Hehir, has continued his ice hockey development by being named in Great Britain’s under 18 team for this year’s...
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...
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...
Boys Climbing Fence, Norman Cornish. Copyright: © Estate of Norman Cornish. Courtesy of Mining Art Gallery, The Auckland Project.

Norman Cornish Centenary commemorated

The County Durham mining community that provided a lifetime of inspiration for artist Norman Cornish, will sit at the heart of a...
Glen Taylor (9) lets fly from 25 yards to score his 28th goal of the season against Alfreton last Saturday. However, a late penalty would see the visitors claim a share of the points. Image: Moors TV.

Winless run continues for Moors

A second half penalty from Jordan Sinnott cancelled out Glen Taylor’s 28th goal of the season as Moors’ winless run stretched to...
Mark Solan receiving his Points of Light award from Helen Goodman MP on behalf of the Prime Minister.

Charity founder receives award

Mark Solan, founder of the Solan Connor Fawcett Family Cancer Trust, has been awarded a Points of Light award for his work...
Brad Wilson, Coaches’ Academy member at Spennymoor Town Youth FC with some of his charges.

Spennymoor Town Youth FC launches coaches’ academy

Spennymoor Town Youth FC has launched a new initiative to develop its qualified coaches of the future. The ‘Coaches’...
Creative Support care workers Ryan Johnson (left) and Steve Dobson pictured in the garden.

Fundraising for sensory garden

Medium Debra Chalmers is helping raise £4,000 to create a sensory garden for people with autism. Creative Support runs...
Reza Azhdari-Nia and Lindsay Young are heading to the Kyokushin Full Contact Spanish Championships.

Karate students head to Spanish Championships

Members from the internationally respected Chikara Dojo of Kyokushin Karate based at Durham Academy of Martial Arts, Low Grange Road, Spennymoor are...
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