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  1. Governors sought to join North-East NHS Trust to shape future servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    NOMINATIONS have opened to find five new governors to hold one North-East NHS Trust's non-executive directors to account. The County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust announced the opening of its Council of Governors elections to help shape the future of its remit in the region.


  2. Bid launched to save County Durham hospital as a community assetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Campaigners have mounted a bid to save their local hospital amid fears it is to be sold off for housing. Last week bosses at the County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust announced the closure of the last inpatient ward at Shotley Bridge Community Hospital due to health and safety risks.


  3. New business units that will create 85 jobs in County Durham get fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    The schemes in North Bowburn and Consett are among four projects in County Durham which have received grants from the North East Rural Growth Network, dedicated to supporting the growth of the rural economy. The North East Rural Growth Network manages two funds, the Rural Business Growth Fund and the Strategic Economic Infrastructure Fund , which are designed to stimulate the creation of new business and tourism infrastructure.


  4. A 10m loan helps Durham firm's mission to build 1,000 affordable homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Rent to Buy scheme run by Prince Bishops Homes allows people to buy homes they have been renting for four years A housing company in the North East has secured 10m in funding to help it deliver 1,000 new homes over the next three years. Prince Bishops Homes, a subsidiary of Derwentside Housing, has secured a 10m loan from the Charity Bank to build properties for rent and extend its Rent to Buy initiative, which helps first time buyers get on the property ladder.


  5. Stanley pensioner died after 40-year-old electric blanket fire at her house, inquest toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    Carole Bridge, 73, died in bed after becoming overwhelmed by fumes from a 'slow and smouldering' fire in her Stanley home Carole Bridge, 73, thought she had extinguished the blaze which burnt a hole in her bed, and discarded the pink electric blanket. However the blanket was still smouldering and burnt through the carpet, floorboards and joists as Miss Bridge became overwhelmed by fumes and died in bed at her Stanley home.


  6. Harry Collinson death: 25 years since planning officer's shooting was caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    That a council planning officer could be shot dead doing his seemingly safe job makes the slaying of Harry Collinson one of the North East's most shocking crimes. But the fact that Albert Dryden's actions were caught on camera and broadcast live on television news makes the murder chilling beyond belief.


  7. Durham Constabulary to take on 160 new police officersRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Sunderland Echo

    Recruitment will open on Friday, July, 8 with applications packs available to download from 9.30am. The closing date for submissions is 5pm on Friday, July 22 or until applications reach 800.