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Summer reading challenge

Children from across County Durham are being encouraged to sign up to this year’s Summer Reading Challenge. Four to 11 year olds are challenged to borrow and read any six…

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Scouts take part in Annual Camp

It is a fact that the wolf is able to adapt to a variety of surroundings and as long as they can find food and have a large habitat to move around in they do very well. They are known to live in…

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Flying Scotsman to return to Shildon

Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon has announced that the world’s most famous steam locomotive No. 60103 Flying Scotsman will attend the museum’s Autumn…

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Campaign secures Coronation car park

Local campaigners are celebrating after a ten-year campaign to provide a car park for residents of Richard Terrace in Coronation finally came to fruition recently. Under the leadership of…

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Guerilla Gardeners make town more beautiful

Green fingered pupils from Timothy Hackworth Primary School volunteered to tidy and improve a planter, which was donated by New Shildon Residents’ Association to Locomotion Museum…

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John and Joan celebrate 65 years of marriage

John and Joan Tomlin were recently joined by family and friends – as well as receiving a card from Her Majesty the Queen – to celebrate their Blue Sapphire anniversary, commemorating 65 years of marriage. The couple, both from Shildon met at the youth club at St John’s Church, the same venue where they would marry on 12th July 1952…

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Monthly indoor market comes to Shildon

A monthly indoor market is launching in Shildon’s Civic Hall. The first market will be held on Tuesday 15th August from 10am to 2pm. The concept of the indoor market has proved popular with…

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Teaching Assistants reject latest contract offer

County Durham Teaching Assistants (TAs) have rejected the latest contract offer from Durham County Council (DCC) after a consultative ballot with their unions. Both UNISON and ATL…

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Fun for all the family at Greenfield Arts

Greenfield Arts is bursting at the seams with free activities for the whole family this Summer holiday. Illustrator Sharron Bates will be in Shildon to help you create your own digital story with…

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Harry’s band plays at Big Meeting

Shildon cornet player, Harry Rose, aged 10, had a special experience on Saturday 8th July as he marched and played at the head of the parade in his first Durham Miners’ Gala, which was…

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Summer reading challenge
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Scouts take part in Annual Camp
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Campaign secures Coronation car park
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Guerilla Gardeners make town more beautiful
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