John Atherton – 16 year old scooter rider from Consett.

I started riding at eleven years old when my Mam and Dad bought my first scooter for Christmas five years ago. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sADnXKP0lcs]Riding scooters really...
Newcastle-born Champion Kick-boxer Inspiring Young People Across The North East

Newcastle-born Champion Kick-boxer Inspiring Young People Across The North East

A five times martial arts world champion, actor, author and artist living in Los Angeles has “virtually” travelled back to his native northeast of...
A Big Thanks To Tesco Consett From The Widows Son's Masonic Bikers Association

A Big Thanks To Tesco Consett From The Widows Son’s Masonic Bikers Association

An eggstrodinary amount of Easter eggs have been donated to good causes throughout the North East. The Northumbria Chapter of the Widows Son’s Masonic Bikers...
Safety At Work: A Basic Guide

Safety At Work: A Basic Guide

Data from the Health and Safety Executive reveals there were more than 65,000 workplace injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR in Great Britain in...
Written in Stone - By Lorraine Weightman

Written in Stone – By Lorraine Weightman

World Poetry Day is celebrated on Sunday 21st March. Founded in 1999 by UNESCO to promote the reading, writing, teaching and publishing of poetry; it...

Pre Season Checks for your Motorhome or Caravan – By Chris Gage

As we look forward to brighter, warmer days and the long awaited prospect of being able to get away in our motorhomes and caravans,...

Places to Go: Malton

Something to look forward to! A Saturday visit to Malton’s monthly farmers’ market in North Yorkshire saw me board the TransPennine train at Durham,...
Derwent Valley Car Club

Derwent Valley Car Club expands into County Durham.

Derwent Valley Car Club, a fully electric car club, is expanding into County Durham thanks to the Innovate UK funded SOSCI project involving 11...
8. Exercise with the family – During Lockdown when Gyms and Fitness groups were closed, people had to stay fit and healthy in what ever way they could. Emma chose to go running with her baby. (Image: Debbie Todd)

Consett Coronavirus Photo Project

Consett Coronavirus Photo Project – started in March 2020 at the start of the First National Lockdown. George Ledger, a retired police officer and...

CBD Provider Nutrivive Aiming to Plant 1 Million Trees

A Scots CBD firm founded by two brothers is taking on the challenge of becoming completely carbon neutral by 2022 through an ambitious tree-planting...

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