Away day win for Over 40s

Shildon AFC Over 40s’ first league game away from home was a comfortable three nil win at Sunderland Pennywell Comrades last Saturday, 26th August. A few good chances were wasted by...

SRAC host Trail Race and Fun Run

Last Sunday saw the third annual Auckland Castle Trail Race and Fun Run, which is organised by Shildon Running and Athletics Club in partnership with Auckland Castle Trust and Durham County Council...

Shildon youngsters receive prestigious award

Shildon young person Lauren Costello was one of three local young people who were recently awarded the Pope John Paul II Gold Award. The Pope John Paul II Award is for...

Harry’s band plays at Big Meeting

Shildon cornet player, Harry Rose, aged 10, had a special experience on Saturday 8th July as he marched and played at the head of the parade in his first Durham Miners’ Gala, which was...

Get composting

Residents in Shildon are being urged to reduce their waste by turning it into compost. Durham County Council is helping to promote the environmental benefits of home composting to...

Fundraising night

A fundraising night is being held at Elm Road Club in aid of Sophie Foster, a Shildon youngster who is battling acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. The event (which is for over 18s only) is being held on ...

Athena gymnasts take centre stage at the ...

Athena Sports Academy who are based at both Shildon and Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centres sent two teams of over 30 gymnasts to perform at the Sage in Gateshead on Saturday 10th October in...

CATS go from Annie to Poppins

Having just finished their latest show Annie, the CATS Youth Theatre Group are now embarking on rehearsals for their next production Mary Poppins, another musical family favourite. A spokesperson for the group said...

“Life doesn’t end when dementia begins”

The Wellbeing for Life Health Trainer service in Shildon has been taking part in a monthly social gathering for people living with dementia, and for their carers. Shildon Alive run the sessions from...

Groups invited to use community bus

Shildon Community Bus has recently received a grant from the County Durham Community Foundation to ensure the continued provision of cost effective transport. The service is...
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The Great North Air Ambulance at the scene of the crash

Spennymoor man charged following A1(M) collision

A Spennymoor man has been charged following a collision on the A1(M) on Friday (January 21) morning. Hugh Raymond...
The new football museum and shop at No.44 Market Place

The Bishops are back in town