Chilton Town Council was adorned in VE Day decorations and wreaths were laid discreetly at the town's War Memorials.

Chilton celebrates VE Day

Despite VE Day community celebrations and commemorative events being cancelled due to Coronavirus, Chilton residents still managed to ensure that the 75th...
Ferryhill Town Council Easter Egg Drawing Competition

Competition time for Ferryhill youngsters

Ferryhill Town Council is again offering local school children the opportunity to enter a free Drawing Competition.  "Now...
Food bank donation box

Food Bank and care package deliveries available in Chilton

Chilton food bank is reminding residents of its opening days and times to make sure that anyone in need, or anyone who...
Five-year-old Harrison Lee's winning drawing of his favourite Ferryhill park.

Ferryhill drawing and egg competition winners

Ferryhill Town Council has announced the winners of its Guess the Number of Eggs in the Jar, and Park Drawing competitions.
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust has launched a 'Stay in Touch' messaging scheme.

NHS Trust launches ‘stay in touch’ scheme for patients and loved ones

Like many NHS Trusts nationally, County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust has introduced temporary visiting restrictions to help protect patients, visitors...
Chilton Town Council VE Day commemorations.

Chilton to organise alternative VE Day commemoration

Chilton Town Council is encouraging residents to take part in the VE Day 75th Anniversary on Friday 8th May.
4 Together Partnership support packs

All Together as AAP works for vulnerable residents

The 4 Together Area Action Partnership (AAP) is helping to support its vulnerable residents through the Coronavirus pandemic. The...
Willow Shields' winning design in the 0-4 years category

Chilton announce Easter Egg competition winners

Chilton Town Council was delighted to receive twenty fabulous design entries for their Easter Egg Design competition and would like to thank...
Bishop Auckland College.

Prospective students invited to ‘virtual’ open event

Bishop Auckland College and its engineering training centre is inviting prospective learners to join an open event from the comfort of their...
Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court

Ferryhill man sentenced for burglary

A Ferryhill man has been sentenced at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court after his suspicious activity was reported to police.
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