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Railwayman’s Coffee Morning

Wednesday 24 May 2017

Following on from the success of a series of coffee mornings for former North Road Works employees, Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum has issued an invitation to all former railway employees to join in.

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Murder, mystery and ‘Killer Cocktails’ served up for Tees Valley book festival

Monday 22 May 2017

Murder, mystery and some ‘Killer Cocktails’ will be on offer as the annual Crossing the Tees book Festival returns next month (9-24 June).

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Cyclists limbering up for popular series of rides

Wednesday 17 May 2017

Cyclists across Darlington and beyond are limbering up for the first in a series of annual cycle rides.

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Thanks for Big Spring Clean efforts

Tuesday 02 May 2017

A massive ‘thank you’ has gone out to the army of volunteers who joined forces to spruce up #OurStreets for this year’s Big Spring Clean.

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Community Payback Team spruce up The Denes

Thursday 20 April 2017

With the lighter nights now upon us, two of the Denes in Darlington have been spruced up in time for the local community to enjoy.

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Darlington Hippodrome launched with a new look

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Darlington Civic Theatre officially became Darlington Hippodrome with the recent launch of a brand new website.

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Consultation on planned children's centre changes

Tuesday 18 April 2017

FAMILIES who use SureStart children’s centres in Darlington are being invited to have their say on proposed changes to the way the services are offered.

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Young musicians jazz it up for festival

Tuesday 18 April 2017

Budding young musicians are tuning up to join in the fun at the sixth annual Darlington Jazz Festival later this month (27-30 April).

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Hard work of young people recognised by Mayor of Darlington

Thursday 13 April 2017

The hard work and dedication of local young people was recognised by the Mayor of Darlington, Councillor Brian Jones, recently as he presented them with certificates from Darlington’s Learning & Skills team.

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Dolphin Centre Gym re-opens after refresh

Wednesday 12 April 2017

GYM users at the Dolphin Centre are spoilt for choice after it re-opened following a four-day closure for refurbishment.

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New autism-friendly guide for Head of Steam

Thursday 23 March 2017

A new autism-friendly guidebook has been created by staff at Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum to help visitors make the most of their trip.

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New bank for Darlington Borough Council

Tuesday 21 March 2017

After a periodic review of banking costs, Darlington Borough Council is set to change banks in a move that will save tens of thousands of pounds over the next three years.

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We can be heroes: Do your bit for #OurStreets - become a Street Champion

Tuesday 14 March 2017

In the words of the David Bowie hit we can all be “Heroes” - and Darlington needs more heroes to help keep #OurStreets litter free.