Issue 7

Including Council "Hero" Rescues Bishop Auckland Family From Flooded Car, Changes to Emergency Care from 1st July, Eight Arrested in Drugs Swoop and more. Read...

Deal struck for cinema

A cinema company has finally signed up to build a theatre in Bishop Auckland, says developer Land Planning Partnership (LLP). Plans for a six screen cinema at St Helen Auckland were passed by...

St John’s nominated for kayaking award

Earlier this year St John’s School and Sixth Form College set up a kayaking club alongside Bishop Auckland Kayak Club. The satellite organisation is funded through Sport England, which has allowed ...

Films and theatre at Bishop Auckland Town Hall

Bishop Auckland Town Hall has two exciting films and and a theatre production to showcase to visitors at the end of June and beginning of July. On Thursday 23rd June at 7.30pm, there will be a showing of The Danish Girl...

College scoops national award for X Factor drive

A promotional drive which secured unprecedented UK and international media coverage for a Bishop Auckland College music course has secured a national industry award. In January the college launched an evening class designed to ...
Mayor of Bishop Auckland, Cllr Adam Zair, with show organisers, Chris Davidson (Back), Joan Hogg, Liz Drake (middle) and Trevor Hogg.

Visitors flock to annual Horticultural Show

It was another impressive year for the Bishop Auckland Town Council Horticultural Show with over 400 visitors flocking into the Town Hall.

World class welcome in Bishop Auckland

As thousands of visitors are expected to flock into Bishop Auckland following the heritage-led regeneration of the town, businesses are being urged to sign-up to a benchmark customer service initiative. Businesses working...
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Artwork from the Bish Vegas Legal Graff exhibition at No.42 Market Place

New exhibition showcases graffiti art

Bish Vegas Legal Graff, painters of the Stan Laurel mural on Railway Street, have opened a pop-up exhibition at No. 42, in...
The new football museum and shop at No.44 Market Place

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