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Summit set to open Darlington Business Week

Friday 18 August 2017

DARLINGTON’S annual Business Summit is set to launch a whole week of events aimed at supporting and developing businesses in the borough.

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Moving forward, looking back

Thursday 17 August 2017

Darlington Hippodrome has launched a new exhibition celebrating the history and architecture of the Edwardian theatre at the Crown Street Art Gallery in Crown Street Library, Darlington.

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Do you know a special volunteer who deserves a treat?

Thursday 17 August 2017

A call has gone out for nominations of dedicated volunteers to be invited to take afternoon tea with the Mayor of Darlington as part of a special celebration.

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Scenes of crime officer puts focus on Darlington

Thursday 17 August 2017

A retired police scenes of crime officer has put the focus on Darlington in his latest venture photographing the town after dark.

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Places in demand for Darlington Business Week

Friday 04 August 2017

Places on more than 20 different workshops and events are being snapped up quickly for the first Darlington Business Week which runs from 18 to 22 September.

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Major roadworks on Haughton Road

Friday 28 July 2017

A series of essential roadworks will begin on Haughton Road in Darlington next week.

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Take your partners for annual Tea Dance

Friday 21 July 2017

Dig out your dancing shoes and get ready to take your partners for Darlington’s annual Tea Dance.

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Darlington South Park's new toddler play area opened after successful fundraising campaign

Friday 21 July 2017

Darlington’s children will be able to enjoy play facilities inspired by the town’s rich heritage as the birthplace of the railways after a successful fundraising campaign led by Groundwork NE & Cumbria.

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Roadworks planned for Northgate and Piercebridge

Friday 21 July 2017

Resurfacing works will take place in at St Cuthbert's Way roundabout, in Northgate, and in the village of Piercebridge next week

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Arts Award success for 44 Darlington pupils

Thursday 20 July 2017

Forty four Darlington pupils have been successfully moderated for three Arts Award projects, thirty nine students at Explore Level and five students at Bronze.

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Darlington store built false wall to hide illegal cigarettes and tobacco

Wednesday 19 July 2017

Darlington Borough Council’s trading standards officers uncovered thousands of illegal cigarettes hidden behind a false wall when they investigated a supermarket as part of a national operation.

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Warning to park vandals ahead of summer break

Wednesday 19 July 2017

A stark warning has been issued ahead of the summer holidays following a spate of vandalism attacks in parks across Darlington.

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Darlington Hippodrome announces a grand opening season

Monday 17 July 2017

Darlington Hippodrome unveils a packed spectacular opening season following a multi-million pound restoration.