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Photo: In this May 7, 2014 photo, Amanda Nelson, the granddaughter of World War I Pvt.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a founder member of a search and rescue team who fought the illness which eventually claimed his life with the same tenacity he put into his voluntary work.
The second Taste of Teesdale festival takes place at Raby Castle, near Staindrop, in County Durham, on Sunday, with stalls selling items such as cheese, sausages, puddings, pies, preserves, honey, fish, bread, sweet treats and wine.
CREATIVE FUN: Youths take part in Youfest, Barnard Castle's first youth arts festival.
FLATTS WOOD: Barnard Castle Mayor John Blissett with grandson Isaac John Blissett, aged two, performs the ribbon cutting to mark the completion of improvements to Flatts Wood Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT ORGANISERS of an initiative to spruce-up woodland at Barnard Castle are hoping the improvement work will attract more visitors to the area.
A MAN who loved Teesdale after he spent his childhood in the area decided to leave a A 5,000 legacy to help protect the area.
The vehicle was stolen from Teesdale Architectural Stone, which is based at Shawbank Quarry, on Staindrop Road, sometime overnight on Saturday, June 28. PC Jonathan Robinson, from Durham Police, who is investigating the incident, said: "We think that the forklift was taken away on a trailer which was inadequate for the job, as it left gouge marks ... (more)
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:10 am
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