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Council Offers New Deal to County Durham Teaching Assistants

After a long-running dispute, Durham County Council has offered its teaching assistants a new deal. Plans revealed last year by the council to alter the...

Taxi Driver Gets Criminal Record for Refusing to Take Assistance Dog

A County Durham taxi driver has been prosecuted for refusing to allow a woman’s assistance dog into his cab. The driver, who told the woman...

County Durham Fly-tipper Fined over £1,500

Another fly-tipper has been caught by Durham County Council, fined and left with a criminal record. Adam Silliker, from Tow Law, was captured on CCTV...

Stanley Blossoms for Northumbria in Bloom

Stanley, and two other County Durham towns, are getting ready for this year’s Northumbria in Bloom competition.The three entries are led by local community...

Consultations Ongoing over Future of Consett’s Middle Street

Consultations are taking place to consider different options for the redevelopment of Consett’s Middle Street. There are two main ideas about how the town-centre street could be...

Over 800 Fines Issued for Environmental Crimes in County Durham

More than 800 people have received fines for breaking environmental laws in County Durham in the last 12 months. Neighbourhood Wardens (officials who deal with...

Durham County Council to Offer Care Leavers More Support

Durham County Council have revealed plans to offer more support to young people who have left local authority care, particularly with regards to managing...

Popular County Durham Lollipop Duo Retire after 55 Years’ Service

Two popular school crossing attendants have retired after giving 55 years of service between them to County Durham and its children.Thora Muir, 74, has...

County Durham Boosted by its Cultural Success

The cultural scene in County Durham is thriving and having a positive impact on the local economy. A report, to be presented to Durham County...

Poorer People Have Worse Dental Health, Durham County Council Finds

The poorer you are, the more likely you are to have problems with your teeth and gums. That’s what Durham County Council’s cabinet will...

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