Tom and Audrey Blenkinsopp

Platinum celebrations for Tom and Audrey after seventy happy years

Tom and Audrey Blenkinsopp of Warwick Close, Spennymoor are today marking an amazing seventy years of marriage with their Platinum Wedding Anniversary.
Spennymoor Town Council gift Easter eggs

Town Council deliver Easter eggstravaganza

Following the success of Spennymoor Town Council’s project to supply all children in local primary schools, nurseries and the elderly in care...
Cow Plantation Nature Reserve wild flowers

Cow Plantation Nature Reserve receives Highly Commended award

Spennymoor Town Mayor, Cllr Liz Maddison, was delighted to announce that recent projects in the Cow Plantation Nature Reserve have resulted in...
Dominic Cummings

MPs condemn Cummings visit but no call for aide to resign

Reports in the media that Bishop Auckland constituency MP, Dehenna Davison has joined calls for Boris Johnson's top aide, Dominic Cummings to...
PSCO Grace Umpelby is excited to start work with Durham Constabulary in Spennymoor.

Durham Constabulary welcome PCSO Grace to Spennymoor

Durham Constabulary is introducing its new PCSO, Grace Umpelby to the Spennymoor community. Grace worked in Aldi before applying...
Spennymoor Mayor, Cllr Elizabeth Wood, handing £500 to Maurice Aspey, one of the St Paul's food bank volunteers.

Spennymoor Town Council makes new foodbank donation

On receiving a telephone call recently from the Foodbank based at St Paul’s in Spennymoor, the Town Council enquired as to how...
A scrub bag, made by Learning Curve tutor, Rebecca Pattinson.

Learning Curve donate iPads and PPE to hospitals trust

Spennymoor-based national training provider, Learning Curve Group (LCG) has donated 29 digital tablets and valuable PPE to South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation...
Durham Constabulary theft graphic

Does your quad have a tracker?

On Monday evening (20th April) some light-fingered thieves decided to break into a farm in Tow Law and steal the farmer’s quad...
Who are the mystery people in the photograph?

Can you help identify the mystery people in the photograph?

Just as the nationwide lockdown was announced, we received the photograph, above, from Alan Graham, who wondered if local residents might be...
Bishop Auckland College.

Prospective students invited to ‘virtual’ open event

Bishop Auckland College and its engineering training centre is inviting prospective learners to join an open event from the comfort of their...
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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