Bishop Auckland in Bloom

Bishop in Bloom plans Recreation Park transformation

Bishop Auckland in Bloom, the current holders of Northumbria in Bloom Best Large Town Category, have set out ambitious plans that will...
Pat and Neville Hind

A Diamond day for Pat and Neville

Patricia Davison Hind (Pat to her friends) and Neville Thomas Hind (Nev to his friends) are celebrating sixty years of marriage with...
Durham Constabulary Drugs Coundon

Arrests after Coundon drugs raid

Two people have been arrested after police carried out a drugs raid at a property in Coundon, near Bishop Auckland this morning...
Easter Eggs donated by Bishop Auckland Town Council

Town Council helps tackle hunger in Bishop Auckland

Bishop Auckland Town Council has pledged £2,000 to provide meals for children during the 2021 school holidays to help tackle hunger in...
Woodhouse Close Leisure Centre

New Bishop Auckland leisure centre site set for approval

Durham County Council’s Cabinet will be asked to approve the preferred site for the new build state-of-the-art leisure centre in Bishop Auckland...
Bishop Auckland Town Council solar funding

Sun shines on town council with successful funding bid

Bishop Auckland Town Council is celebrating a funding award of £33,670 for a community solar project.    The funding will...
Mike Bartley alongside the Masterchef logo

Budding Bishop Auckland chef stars on Masterchef

Up-and-coming Bishop Auckland amateur chef, Mike Bartley, is appearing on this year's series of Masterchef, which airs on BBC One from this...
Town Ambassadors Website

Labour of love – Town Ambassadors launch new website for Bishop Auckland ahead of...

Bishop Auckland's Town Ambassadors, a group of volunteers established in 2018 to promote Bishop Auckland and its opportunities to residents, visitors, businesses...
Aerial view of Bishop Auckland

Views of residents sought ahead of funding bid submission

Members of the public can have their say until 11th January on which projects should receive major investment to help with the...
Daisy Arts runs Covid-safe adult craft sessions on Friday mornings. Photo Credit: Daisy Arts

North East communities tackle Covid through high spirits

From Friday, September 18, stricter lockdown measures were introduced for parts of North East England which included Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Gateshead, South...
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Greenfield Sunnydale campus

Greenfield Head set to lobby Shildon MP for closure of Sunnydale...

Greenfield Community College Executive Headteacher, David Priestley, has told staff that “it is no longer viable for us to work across two...