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Business park looks to the Future

Students from Sunnydale Community College for Maths and Computing have helped to unveil a refurbishment of the business park they helped to rename, as its owners announce plans to take investment in the site to £8m. The CreateCity Group, which owns and has already invested a total of around £5m in the Shildon site, teamed…

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Business park looks to the Future

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Masonic’s Macmillan Coffee Morning success
October 20, 2014 - 0 Comments
On behalf of Shildon Freemasons Phil Barber, Worshipful Master of Byerley Lodge, has expressed his appreciation to everyone who supported the Macmillan Coffee Morning which was held on ...
US artist donates sketches to cat charity
October 20, 2014 - 0 Comments
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October 20, 2014 - 0 Comments
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October 13, 2014 - 0 Comments
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