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Patient donation brings technology to Intensive Care

Intensive care patients at Darlington Memorial Hospital are able to communicate more easily with staff, their friends and family thanks to the donation of two ipads. The donation has been made, together …

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Patient donation brings technology to Intensive Care

Latest News

Company donates holiday pay to Foodbank
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Staff at the Shildon Depot of Durham Foodbank were delighted to learn that they were to be the beneficiaries of a staff fundraising event at Sunderland-based company, Identity ...
Shildon Loyalty Card is officially launched
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
The much publicised Shildon Loyalty Card is finally here, officially launching after the lighting of the town’s Christmas tree by the Mayor of Shildon, Councillor Henry Nicholson. The tree lighting ...
Jackie knocks spots off opposition
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Jackie Layfield is the new John Hay Memorial Domino Handicap champion after beating last year’s winner Lee “Chesney” Gardiner in the final at Dean Street clubhouse at the beginning of the ...
School panto rocks the audience
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Saint John’s C of E (Aided) Primary School was rocked with laughter as the sell-out school pantomime, Cinderella Rockerfella got underway recently. A musical and word perfect cast ...
Generosity of residents gratefully received
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Barbara Bates at The Co-operative Funeralcare in Church Street would like to say a huge and sincere thank you to everyone who has donated food, chocolates, toiletries, warm clothing, towels and ...

Latest Sport

Shildon U14s at best despite crippling injuries
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Shildon Under 14 Juniors put in arguably their best performance of the season when they came away with all 3 points after Sunday's game away at North Ormesby. Due to crippling injuries, Shildon only ...
Shildon Running and Athletic Club
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
On November 29th at the North East Harrier League cross country meeting, at Wallington Hall in Northumberland, Lizzie Cramb ran in the U15 girls race and came in 5th position in a time of ...
First defeat of the season
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
Shildon AFC Juniors Under 8’s opponents in their most recent game were 21st All Stars. The match got under way with the All Stars scoring the first goal. Shildon played well and Noah Fawcett scored ...
Shildon AFC
December 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
For the 2nd time in a week Shildon AFC’s away game against Shaw Lane Aquaforce from Barnsley in the F.A. Vase was cancelled because of pitch problems. The Railwaymen were due to play the Yorkshire ...
Railwaymen gunned down by Patton
December 8, 2014 - 0 Comments
Saturday 29th November saw Shildon AFC take on Durham City in an away fixture. Shildon were not to be disappointed as a 1st minute lightening downfield charge saw Abeid’s effort for Durham find the ...