Durham County, England News
News on Durham County, England continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
33 min ago | The Advertiser
HISTORY TALK: Crook and District Local History Society is to hear a talk by George Dixon on his ancestor Jeremiah Dixon of the Mason-Dixon Line fame.
Trending on the Topix Network
2 hrs ago | Hartlepool Mail
St John Vianney's Primary School, in King Oswy Drive, Hartlepool, will celebrate its 50th jubilee, from 11am, on Friday, May 2. There will be five processions from the school to the nearby St John Vianney's Church, with ex-pupils from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and 2000s invited to take part.
Falklands : NEW FALKLANDS ATTORNEY GENERAL TAKES UP HIS POST Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network 21.04.2014 A new Attorney General, Mr Peter Judge QC, has taken over the post from Mr Mark Lewis, who has completed his contract and left the Falklands.
The team at Ikon Geopressure based at the Rivergreen Centre, Durham City wins a Queen's Award for International Trade NORTH-EAST innovators, exporters and entrepreneurs have been honoured by Her Majesty The Queen in her annual business awards, announced today.
A drugged-up thug violently attacked a man with metal bar then tried to get his parents to get rid of the witnesses Read Lee Ryder's final whistle match report, with stats and pictures from Newcastle United's Premier League clash with Swansea City at St James' Park NE1's Newcastle Fashion Week gets underway on May 9 with more catwalks, shop offers, ... (more)
A TRAMPOLINE course for 11 to 16-year-olds will be launched at Teesdale Leisure Centre, in Barnard Castle , next week.
The dawn service, often called the Dawn Vigil, is the first service of Easter Day and symbolises the point at which it is proclaimed that Jesus is risen and his new light is cast on the world to lift it from darkness.
Police received a call saying that a man had came into the store, jumped over the till, demanded money, took money and made off A man in a Halloween mask who robbed Sainsbury's Local, in The Avenue, Chester-le-Street, at 9.24pm on Good Friday Shortly before 9.30pm on Good Friday, police received a call from staff at Sainsbury's Local, which is on ... (more)
Symbols, patterns and colours have been used for millennia as ways to rally the troops, frighten foes, inspire loyalty, and recognise allies.
PILATES CLASS: A new pilates class for men and women who want to improve their posture and core strength will start at The Kings Church Centre, in Whessoe Road, Darlington, on Monday, April 28, between 11.15am and 12.15pm.
Do you believe in the Loch Ness Monster? Find out if Nessie expert Adrian Shine goes on a boat tour in Scotland.
At 102-years-old, Carmel Connolly is the oldest volunteer in Spennymoor and her decades of charity work were acknowledged with a chairman's medal.
The first UK astronaut to walk in space is landing in the region next month to inspire the next generation of scientists.
They have been devised by the Upper Teesdale Tourism Network in a bid to build on the area's existing popularity with walkers.
Members of Middleton-in-Teesdale Parish Council were told they could have a claim to the village green after the Raby Estate contacted Land Registry to formally apply for the title to the area.
POLICE WARNING: Young people in Darlington have been warned by police that officers are on the look-out for acts of criminal damage and anti-social behaviour during the school holidays.