Chilton Mayor, Cllr Elizabeth Bruce (second from right) and other volunteers at this year’s Family Fun Day at the Miners Welfare Recreation Ground.

Sun comes out for Fun Day

Fortunately for local residents, the terrible wet weather running up to the Family Fun Day at Chilton’s Miners Welfare Recreation Ground eased...
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What’s On in Ferryhill

With only one week left of the school term and the panic at what is about to hit us firmly at the forefront of...
New Dance Generation take to Gala Theatre Stage

New Dance Generation take to Gala Theatre Stage

On Saturday 9th June, over 30 dancers from Ferryhill’s New Dance Generation took to the stage at Durham’s Gala Theatre in The Big Dance...
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By-elections at Ferryhill Parish

By-elections for the Broom and Ferryhill and Dean Bank wards of Ferryhill Parish Council will take place on Thursday, 8 March. Poll cards will not...
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Local Area Action Partnership Meeting

Residents from Ferryhill, Chilton, Bishop Middleham and West Cornforth can find out how local issues are being tackled when the local 4 Together Area...
Members of Days In Days Out (DIDO) celebrate their annual dinner dance at the Masonic Hall in Ferryhill. The club has 112 members and a further 65 on the waiting list to join.

Days In Days Out enjoy annual dinner dance celebration

Ferryhill’s favourite social club, DIDO (Days In Days Out) held a celebratory dinner dance on Monday 6th November at the Masonic Hall in Ferryhill.

Fireworks were a blast!

On Friday 3rd November, Chilton residents turned out to watch the much anticipated fireworks display, and the crowd was not disappointed.
As Chilton gets set for its Christmas Lights Switch-on and Parade, strong rumours are circulating that Santa may take time out of his busy schedule to visit the town.

Chilton set for Christmas lights switch-on and parade

Chilton’s Christmas Lights Switch-on and Parade is set to take place on Friday 24th November.

Enjoy your ‘golden years’ at film club

Chilton Community College Film Club is building on the success and enjoyment of the recently shown Going out in Style bank robbing movie, by showing the 2016 all star British cast OAP bank robbery film Golden Years – Grand Theft OAP.
Chilton Town Council hope the event can be added to the town’s annual social calendar.

Chilton fireworks display is a sell-out

Chilton Town Council has organised a fireworks display for Friday 3rd November at the Charlie Wayman Playing Fields (opposite West Chilton Terrace), and all tickets for the event have now been sold.
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