Bishop Auckland International Railway Station

Bishop Trains are extremely pleased to announce that the recently opened National Rail Travel Centre at Bishop Auckland Railway Station is now an International Rail Travel Centre, offering...


The Entrepreneurs’ Forum has unveiled the fourth cohort of its dedicated scale-up programme, the Scale-up Leader’s Academy. Launched in 2017, it...
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Library to close for refurbishment

Shildon Library is to close temporarily to enable essential maintenance work to be carried out.

Coffee afternoon raises funds for PCRF

On Saturday 21st November, a group of volunteers hosted a coffee afternoon at Eldon Community Centre to raise funds and awareness for Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF). The event was in memory of Claire Paling, who sadly passed away on 8th July after a...

Shildon dumped out of FA Cup

Shildon AFC were surprisingly knocked out of the F.A. Cup by Penrith in the Preliminary Round at Dean Street on Saturday 31st August, going down 2-0. The Railwaymen dictated the game...

Over 40s hit for six in cup collapse

Five weeks after the last meeting between Shildon and Forrest Hall, both sides have remained unbeaten since the Shildon victory.

Methodist Church hosts ecumenical service

Shildon’s churches gathered together in the Methodist Church on Sunday night, 22nd January, to reflect on the walls that divide people and communities across the world...

New Vice President

Shildon Railway Cricket Club’s Annual General Meeting took place last week, and the well-attended meeting elected a new committee to lead the club into 2014 and the new season ahead. Re-elected ...

Shildon snatch win to remain in title ...

Shildon AFC are up to third in the league, with five games still to play, after they ground out a 1-0 home win in blustery conditions against Whitley Bay on Saturday 11th August. Shildon’s injury problems...

Civic charity show

A Charity Show in aid of Save The Children and Walking With The Wounded will be held on Friday 18th September, from 7.30pm at Shildon Civic Hall. Entertainment for the evening will be supplied by...
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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...