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Call for more Independent Visitors

Friday 02 December 2016

A call has gone out for more volunteers to help support children and young people in care.

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Knitting group’s cosy gifts for stray dogs

Thursday 01 December 2016

Warm-hearted residents at one of Darlington’s extra care housing schemes have created a host of cosy gifts for stray dogs in the area.

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Community arts day at Red Hall

Tuesday 29 November 2016

Strengthening community ties through art will be the focus of a special event in Red Hall next week.

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Bishop Line Heritage Celebrated Through New Platform Installations

Tuesday 29 November 2016

A series of Interpretation panels depicting the heritage of the Bishop Line have been installed on the station platforms between Darlington - North Road and Bishop Auckland.

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Keeping to the script

Tuesday 29 November 2016

An opportunity for budding writers to explore the world of Charles Dickens on Wednesday 14 December at 2.30pm.

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New Tees crossing moves forward

Monday 28 November 2016

A new crossing of the River Tees today (Mon 28 Nov) moved closer following an announcement that a proposal by the Tees Valley Combined Authority to develop a detailed business case has been endorsed by Government.

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Revving up to go greener

Monday 28 November 2016

The Building Services maintenance team at Darlington Borough Council has taken delivery of the first of a new fleet of electric vehicles.

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Walkies and talkies: Councillors launch ward surgery with a twist

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Some say politics is a dog-eat-dog world, but two councillors are looking to turn that old adage on its head.

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Roll up Roll up for festive fun in Darlington

Wednesday 16 November 2016

A PACKED programme of festive fun is set to get underway as the Christmas lights are switched on in Darlington town centre on Thursday 24 November.

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Festive fun with Santa at the station

Monday 14 November 2016

Visitors young and old are being invited to climb aboard for some festive fun with Santa at the Head of Steam museum next month (December).

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Car park paves the way for sports hub expansion

Thursday 10 November 2016

Darlington Borough Council has started work on the Blackwell Meadows Community Sports Hub car park – which is the ‘final piece of the jigsaw’ in the current expansion works at the site.

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Could you be the next Stella McCartney or James Dyson?

Wednesday 09 November 2016

We’re looking for people with a creative flair to enter our design competition.

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'Taxi for all' is improving independence for Darlington residents

Wednesday 09 November 2016

RESIDENTS in Darlington can now book a wheelchair accessible taxi giving greater independence to those who have previously been isolated through disability or frailty.