Sources for sites to pitch up with your Caravan and Motorhome – By Chris...

Well, the UK holiday season is well underway now with the (hopefully continuous) relaxation of restrictions. Anecdotal evidence suggests that bookings for campsites are...

Umbrella Community Centre

I recently visited the Umbrella Community Centre which incorporates Consett Community Fridge. It is a community interest company* located in the centre of Consett. Before...

Our learners are ‘down on the farm’ – Learning For Life

Lorna and Ian Adamson have recently had planning permission approved to develop Haystax Inclusive Farm Experience and Accessible Holiday Lodges at Woodlands Park Farm...

Circle Of Life – By Lorraine Weightman

After moving back to Consett and especially over the last lockdown year I have taken up walking - very slowly at first - partly...

Places to Go: Silverdale for Leighton Hall

I wanted a long journey last August to see how the railway was performing outside the north-east, so I went to tiny Silverdale in...

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...

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,...
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...

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