Apprentices at their induction in 2019

Applications invited for council apprenticeships

More than 30 apprenticeship vacancies at a North East local authority will offer new career opportunities for people looking to earn as...
Cllr Stuart Dunn, Cllr Maura McKeon and Nicola Dodsworth with one of the new defibrillators.

Lifesaving defibrillators installed

A network of lifesaving defibrillators has now been installed in and around a local village. Cllr Stuart Dunn and...
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Whitworth Park Academy – A massive thank you to all our students, parents and...

This message was sponsored by Whitworth Park Academy. We understand that you have suddenly become educators as well as...
The cast of Oliver are set to take to the stage at Spennymoor Town Hall next week.

Crime wave expected in Spennymoor

Residents are being warned that crime in Spennymoor could increase during the period February 7th to the 9th! Intelligence...
Alisha Cowie from Spennymoor has been crowned the new Miss England and now heads to China for the Miss World contest.

Alisha is crowned Miss England

Alisha Cowie, a 19-year old law student and Spennymoor resident has been voted as the new Miss England in the final at...
Members of Spennymoor’s Chikara Dojo were tested on technique, stamina and ability.

Dojo members prove their skill

Five members from the North East’s only Kyokushin karate club, Chikara Dojo, took their club level gradings recently at the club’s annual...
Claire Yeoman, Training Hub Co-ordinator, Hartlepool and East Durham MIND and Iain Caldwell, Chief Executive Officer, Hartlepool and East Durham MIND.

Free training hub to improve mental health and wellbeing in the workplace

A free training hub is raising the standard of mental health support for employees across County Durham. Small and...
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...
Brenda McLeish, CEO of Learning Curve Group, which is to donate the remainder of its Charity Foundation funds to County Durham Community Foundation's Covid-19 Response Fund.

Learning Curve donates over £20,000 to emergency fund

National learning provider, Learning Curve Group, based at DurhamGate, Spennymoor, has donated over £20,000, the remainder of its Charity Foundation's funds, to...
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...
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An off-duty PCSO rescued two children he spotted by the hard shoulder of the motorway after finding their drunk-driver grandfather face down...