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X Factor star sings for school pupils

The X Factor star, Shanaya Atkinson-Jones was back in her home town of Newton Aycliffe on Friday to sing for a playground full of parents, pupils and staff at Sugar Hill Primary School, where…

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Applications open for next school year

Parents whose children are due to start primary or secondary school next year can start applying for a place now. Durham County Council will be accepting applications for the 2018/19 school year…

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Groups invited to use community bus

Shildon Community Bus has recently received a grant from the County Durham Community Foundation to ensure the continued provision of cost effective transport. The service is…

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Leek show season continues

It was the Old Shildon WMC leek show at the weekend and Gary Richardson won first prize with 244 cubic inches. His father, Brian was 2nd, being put back a place with 284 ci. Tommy Gray was…

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SCYPAN nominations open

The SCYPAN Children & Young Peoples Awards Ceremony is a way to reward the exceptional achievements of Shildon’s Children and Young People, who often go unseen and…

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Flying Scotsman returns to Shildon this weekend

The world’s most famous steam locomotive No. 60103 Flying Scotsman will once again grace Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon at it returns to the town for the museum’s Autumn Steam Gala, which takes place…

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Final call for free employability course

A free employment project that has already helped 25 people back on the road to work is making a last call for its next round of recruits. The Stepping Stones to Employment project, led by…

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Botswana VIPs visit Locomotion Museum

A delegation of twelve VIPs from the Botswanan Defence Force took a trip to Locomotion Museum in Shildon last week where they were presented with certificates by Shildon Mayor, Cllr Shirley Quinn…

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Shildon Alive! fund raising night

Shildon Alive! A Saint John’s Church Project is holding a fundraising night at Shildon Railway Institute on Friday 8th September from 7pm till 11pm. There will be a bingo, a quiz and…

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PACT meeting dates

The next Police and Communities Together (PACT)meetings in Shildon are due to take place over the coming days and weeks. The PACT Meeting for Thickley Ward will be held at…

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X Factor star sings for school pupils
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Applications open for next school year
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Groups invited to use community bus
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Leek show season continues
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SCYPAN nominations open
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