An Interview with Kenny Cadence – By Barry Kirkham

Kenny Cadence is a hip hop rapper who still calls Consett home, despite living in Mold, Wales since 2003. (Instagram @kennycadence) View this post on Instagram  A...

Drop In Hand Sanitizer Use As Hope For A Vaccine Rises – Research Shows

“DON’T DROP YOUR GUARD” The latest research carried out by new Hypochlorous hand sanitiser Steril-eeze released today has revealed that worryingly, we are relaxing our...

Tai Chi

Tai Chi is a slow-moving meditative exercise that began in ancient China around 500 years ago. It combines deep breathing with flowing movements and...
Derwent Valley Car Club Continues To Support The Shift To Electric Cars

Derwent Valley Car Club Continues To Support The Shift To Electric Cars

The Derwent Valley Car Club has been supporting the green industrial revolution for nearly 8 years. In 2020 it has tripled its electric vehicle...

Places to Go: Haydon Bridge

I took a visit with my step-daughter Melissa to Haydon Bridge in August 2020 when traffic was slowly building on the railway and the...
Consett Pub Wins Loo of the Year Award 2020

Consett Pub Wins Loo of the Year Award 2020

A Consett pub has won acclaim for the quality and standards of its toilets – in the Loo of the Year Awards 2020. The Company...
London-Based Veraco Launches Product Range That Reduces The Spread Of Viruses By Touch

London-Based Veraco Launches Product Range That Reduces The Spread Of Viruses By Touch

London-based Veraco has designed and manufactured a range of Antimicrobial adhesive pads and wraps to be used on frequently touched surfaces, such as door...

An Interview with Darryn Sharpe

I recently caught up with local artist, Darryn Sharpe online via video, for obvious reasons - It’s the normal way to do anything these...

Finished at Last – By John Willis

Approximately 25 to 30 years ago I started to make a patchwork quilt. It was made in the traditionally - English paper pieced style...
Wetherspoon Pub Listed In The Latest Good Beer Guide 2021

Wetherspoon Pub Listed In The Latest Good Beer Guide 2021

A Consett pub has been acclaimed for the quality of its real ale – by members of the town’s Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA)...

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