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Bid launched to raise £23,000 for vandalised South Park play area

Friday 24 February 2017

A crowd funding campaign has been launched as a community rallies round to replace a toddlers’ play area and equipment destroyed by fire in a vandal attack.

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Car park closing to make way for Darlington’s newest park

Monday 20 February 2017

To prepare for the start of work on the new Riverside Park in Darlington, the car park to the rear of the Town Hall will close on Monday 27 February.

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Railwayman’s tales at Head of Steam

Monday 20 February 2017

A railwayman’s tales have been captured for future generations in two new books which are now on sale at Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum.

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North Road Works: 50 Years of Memories coffee morning & NELPG visit

Thursday 16 February 2017

Former North Road Works employees are being offered another chance to catch up with old colleagues at Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum.

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Orange is the new green!

Wednesday 15 February 2017

New waste bags issued to litter heroes Darlington’s army of litter heroes is turning orange in its ongoing bid to keep the borough’s streets and green spaces clean and tidy.

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Fifth Darlington Arts Festival programme is launched

Tuesday 14 February 2017

The programme has been announced for the fifth Darlington Arts Festival – themed A Celebration of Talent - due to run at a wide range of venues across the borough.

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Schools on song in Darlington Eurovision

Tuesday 14 February 2017

Schools across Darlington have battled it out for the honours in their very own Eurovision song contest to help raise money for the Mayor’s charities and good causes.

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Creative boost for children and young people

Thursday 09 February 2017

A special arts project is offering a wealth of creative opportunities for children and young people in care and the adults in their lives.

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Tenants set to unlock door to new homes

Monday 06 February 2017

Coming soon, a great opportunity to rent a newly-built home or apartment with Darlington Borough Council.

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Council enquiry into NHS transformation plan

Friday 03 February 2017

Members of Darlington Borough Council will consider the draft NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) at an upcoming special meeting.

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Roll up, roll up, roll up… for World Book Day celebrations

Wednesday 01 February 2017

Roll up, roll up, roll up to join in the fun as Darlington Libraries celebrates World Book Day.

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Crafty volunteers needed at Head of Steam

Monday 30 January 2017

An open invitation has gone out to budding volunteers to get crafty at Darlington’s Head of Steam railway museum.

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Launching a culture of volunteering

Friday 27 January 2017

Darlington for Culture and Darlington Hippodrome launch an exciting new venture to support and promote arts and culture in the town.