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New: Shildon Matters
Colin Devonport looks at the positive side of life in Shildon and how a town with a mining past can have a glossy future in his new blog, Shildon Matters.
Crook & Weardale
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“AMAZING, appalling, shocking.” That was the verdict of Durham Foodbank co-ordinator Peter MacLellan on new figures, released today, revealing a 463 per cent rise in North-East foodbank users in just 12 months.
12:10am Wednesday 16th April 2014
DOZENS of bishops and hundreds of faith leaders including the Bishop of Durham will today (Wednesday, April 16) demand the Government take urgent action to tackle the growing food crisis engulfing the UK.
12:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014
6:47pm Tuesday 15th April 2014
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SNEAK BURGLARIES: Police are warning residents in Shildon to keep their property secure after four sneak burglaries in the town recently. There was one break-in on Ruby Street and another on St John’s Road plus two more on Coronation Avenue. Anyone who can help with enquiries, or who sees anyone acting suspiciously, should contact Shildon police on 101.
5:31pm Tuesday 15th April 2014
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DURHAM Constabulary Brass Band will give a concert at St Helen’s Church, at Manor Road, Bishop Auckland, at 7.30pm on Friday, May 2. Tickets cost £5 and are available on the door or from 01388-664011. Alternatively, visit sthelenschurch.co.uk
3:20pm Saturday 12th April 2014
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11:27am Thursday 10th April 2014
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CROWN COURT: Two men are to appear at Durham Crown Court to face charges of dangerous driving and aggravated vehicle taking. Peter Honeyman, 18, of St Philip’s Close, Bishop Auckland, and George Honeyman, 22, of West End Villas, Coundon, have both pleaded not guilty to both offences. They are crown court on Thursday, April 24.
10:57am Wednesday 9th April 2014
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AN EASTER fun day will be held at Wear Valley Riding for the Disabled Association in Escomb, near Bishop Auckland, to raise money for the charity. The event, which will feature a raffle, Easter egg competition and much more, takes place from 9.30am to 4pm on Sunday, April 20. Entry is free.
2:39pm Wednesday 9th April 2014
CANNABIS ARREST: A 25-year-old man is on bail after police in Shildon found cannabis plants in a house on Foundry Street. A second man was also arrested but he was later released without any action being taken. Shildon police is urging residents to be vigilant as it seeks to crack down on cannabis growing in the town.
4:46pm Tuesday 8th April 2014
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WITNESS APPEAL: Police are appealing for help after thieves stole three registration plates from cars in Shildon. The thefts took place overnight between Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5, on St John’s Road and Hackworth Close. Anyone with details on the thefts should contact Shildon police on 101.
2:48pm Monday 7th April 2014
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