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Disabled children's charity to close as funding dries up
East Durham Positive Inclusion Partnership , based in Seaham, has 300 under 25s on its books and runs a host of activities, services and residential trips.
Woman in hospital after clothes caught fire
Firefighters from Peterlee and Seaham found the 64-year-old collapsed on the living room floor of her home in Greencroft, South Hetton, at 10.45am on Saturday.
Rogue riders blocked play area
Councillors Kevin Shaw, Jennie Bell, Eddie bell and Sonia Foster alongside one of two sets of gates that have been installed to stop motorbikes using public footpaths.
Help on hand at new Citizens' Advice Bureau
Outside Seaham's new Citizen's Advice Bureau in Shakespeare Street are Alan Roxborough, chairman of Greater Durham CAB, Coun Simon Henig, leader of Seaham Town Council, Neil Bradbury, CEO Greater Durham CAB and Dawn Kirsopp, deputy CEO of Greater Durham CAB.
Seaham Christians launch A 150,000 appeal to build new church
A CONGREGATION is hoping to raise the roof with an appeal to make their building bigger and better for generations to come.
Fears for children's safety as Seaham crossing left without a lollipop lady
FAMILIES have expressed fears for their children as a busy junction has been left unmanned by a patrol at its busiest times.
The Northern Echo
TWO youths repeatedly put out house windows in a vendetta against a former friend, a court heard.
Ryan Pounder, 22, and eighteen-year-old Adam Kevin Johnson smashed windows at the home the victim shared with his partner in Seaham , County Durham, three times in under a month.
The Northern Echo
Appeal for information after man is sexually assaulted in Seaham
DETECTIVES are appealing for information after a man was sexually assaulted on a street in an east Durham town centre.
On your marks
THE dramatic Durham coastline will once again form the setting for a half-marathon which returns for its second year.
Woman told to learn to drink responsibly after smashing up home on New Year's Day
A DRUNKEN woman who lost her temper with her partner was told by a judge to learn to drink responsibly.