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Sedgefield News

GLAMOUR: Greenfield Community College pupils head arrive at Sedgefield Racecourse for the Summer Leavers Prom Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Tractors, limousines and 007 at Newton Aycliffe school's prom

BOOST: Ean Parsons (left), managing director of Manor House 1707, with Howard Smith and Norma Neal of Sedgefield Bloomers

Funding boost for Sedgefield Bloomers

PRAISED: Best Western Plus Hardwick Hall Hotel in Sedgefield, County Durham, has been awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the fifth consecutive year

Sedgefield hotel scores highly on customer feedback website

PRESENTATION: Staff from Sainsbury's store in Sedgefield hand over a cheque to the National Animal Santuary Support League (Nassl). Pictured are deputy store manager Steve Robson, Martin Lamb, Jo Robinson, Piper the dog, Lee Frost of Nassl, Don Luke, Laur

Sedgefield supermarket supports Newton Aycliffe animal charity

PRESENTATION: Staff from Sainsbury's store in Sedgefield hand over a cheque to the National Animal Santuary Support League (Nassl). Pictured are deputy store manager Steve Robson, Martin Lamb, Jo Robinson, Piper the dog, Lee Frost of Nassl, Don Luke, Laur

Sedgefield supermarket supports Newton Aycliffe animal charity

TRUCKS: Sedgefield Racecourse is hosting its first Truck Show in August

Truck show promises fun for all ages in Sedgefield

MADNESS: North-East MEP Jonathan Arnott who says all wind farm subsidies should be scrapped

Wind farm project in jeopardy after Government announcement

INVESTIGATION: An investigation into the fire which gutted a property in Salvin Terrace, Fishburn, is ongoing

Investigation in to Fishburn house fire continues

RACING: Former world champion Damon Hill

Formula 1 legend heads up charity fundraiser

WHEEL: Councillor Rachel Lumsdon, Joanne Ash from Groundwork North East, parish clerk John Irvine and his three-year-old grandson, Sam, in front of Fisburn's old pit wheel which has been brought back to the village Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Fishburn pit wheel back home after 40 years

APPLICATION: Plans to build 50 homes near Trimdon Village have been submitted to Durham County Council

Refused Trimdon Village homes plan resubmitted to council

MARVEL: Cleveland and Darlington Astronomical Society will attend Sedgefield Day this year

Final preparations underway for Sedgefield Day

Warning over riding underage horses following discovery of dead foal in Trimdon Colliery

Warning over riding underage horses following discovery of dead foal in Trimdon Colliery

DJ: Vernon Kay will entertain guests at Sedgefield Racecourse's annual ladies day

Make a date with Vernon Kay in Sedgefield this summer

CHEESE: Carol Peacock of Parlour Made Cheese pictured with the prize-winning Mordon Isle at her family's dairy farm in Mordon, near Sedgefield Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Mordon dairy triumphs at British Cheese Awards

COMMUNITY: Sedgefield Day sees a host of fun activities take place on the green and the grounds of Ceddesfeld Hall

Sedgefield all set for day of fun

SPORT: Around 50 girls from the Newton Aycliffe area now regularly take part in a range of sports as part of the Us Girls project

Girls' sport scheme receives national recognition

MEDAL: (l to r) Colin Hodgson (left), historian Andy Denholm and Allan Walker, grandson of Robert Henry Brown, whose Victory Medal was discovered on a building site in Trimdon Village Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Trimdon soldier's First World War medal returned to family after Northern Echo appeal

VETS: Student veterinary nurse Nick Mann works in the lab at Wear Referrals new practice Picture: STUART BOULTON

New veterinary hospital opens in Sedgefield

GNOMES: Garden gnomes have been appearing across Sedgefield since Sedgefield Players began promoting its latest production Neighbourhood Watch. Pictured are Sedgefield Players Norma Neal, Liz Flanagan, Tom Guest and Ian Thurgood Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Garden gnomes invade Sedgefield

VANDALISED: PC Keith Todd and Paul Everson, operations officer at Hardwick Park, survey the damage

Vandals deface Georgian folly in Sedgefield

RAID: The peace of Hardwick Park in Sedgefield was shattered on Monday night when burglars raided the cafe

Masked burglars steal safe from Sedgefield country park cafe

COUP: Award winner Nancy Kerr will perform with James Fagan at Sedgefield Folk Festival this summer

Coup acts for Sedgefield music festival

ART: (l to r) Youth club members Britney Howarth, 16, Macy Jennings, 15, and Sophie Tinkler, 14, with Groundwork youth worker, Linda Vasey, and volunteer, Aaron Green, in front of the new mural

Talented teens create striking wall art in Trimdon Grange

HELP: A pilot project aims to support parents and carers whose children have mental health difficulties

Support group for parents of youngsters with mental health problems

Tony Blair to step down as Middle East envoy after eight years in role

Tony Blair to step down as Middle East envoy after eight years in role

CHALLENGE: Cllr Jan Blakey is pictured with John Phillipson and Cllr Peter Brookes as they prepare to cycle 270 miles for charity

Councillor gets set for 270 mile cycle for autism charity

HELP: Alan Hardwick, a disabled pensioner asked CAB for a home visit to help him fill in a complex form Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Citizens Advice apologise after disabled Sedgefield pensioner told he could not have a home visit

WINDLESTONE: Garry Moat (right) and project manager John Gibson at Windlestone Hall. Picture: STUART BOULTON.

Sale of historic hall set to collapse amid bitter legal dispute

Village set for ex-footballer's funeral

FUNDRAISING: Children from the Sedgefield Out of School Fun Club, which has submitted plans for a new building Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Sedgefield fun club submits new build plans

PLANS: Sedgefield Community College was rebuilt as part of the Building Schools for the Future programme

Sedgefield school submits plans for new classroom block

LICENSING: Durham County Council's licensing sub-committee agreed not to revoke the licence of the two Taah Convenience Stores in Sedgefield

Sedgefield shopkeeper spared licence revoke despite underage alcohol sales

GARDENERS at what looks set to become a major North East tourist attraction are working around the clock to ensure it is blooming lovely when it opens to the public. Head gardener Mark Birtle and his three-strong team at Wynyard Hall Hotel, Tees Valley, h

Wynyard gardeners in race against time

FUN: Knights put on a show at Sedgefield Medieval Fair Picture: TOM BANKS

Sedgefield Medieval Fair is a big hit once again

FIND: Cannabis plants were discovered upstairs

UPDATED: Cannabis plants worth thousands seized in Bishop Auckland drugs raid

PLAN: Durham County Council's area planning committee (south and west) turned down a scheme at Sedgefield

Sedgefield homes proposal refused

SORRY: Margaret Pegler, pictured on her new mobility scooter, receives the apology letters from PC Keith Todd Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Mobility scooter thieves write apology letters to Sedgefield pensioner

AWARD: David Hillerby (centre) pictured with his sister Phyllis Hillerby (left), Mayor Mel Carr (left), Mel Broadbent of Sedgefield Rotary Club and wife, Enid Picture: STUART BOULTON

Sedgefield veteran named citizen of the year

SPEED KILLS: A file photo of a police officer operating a speed gun.

Almost 90 drivers a day stopped for speeding during Durham and Cleveland campaign

RACING: Sedgefield Racecourse in Sedgefield, County Durham

Sedgefield gears up for final race meeting of the season

COMBAT: A display of medieval combat at a previous fair

Sedgefield all set for 45th medieval fair

REVAMP: Sedgefield Scout Hut is used by a wide range of community groups including the Beavers, pictured playing a tyre wrestling game

Work starts on long-awaited Sedgefield Scout hut revamp

MEMORIAL: Wreaths and flowers laid at the grave of William Affleck Anderson

Tributes paid to Sedgefield sailor 100-years after his death in the Lusitania sinking

VICTORY: John Burton MBE lays a wreath at the VE Day memorial in Sedgefield Picture: ANDY LAMB

Sedgefield comes together to remember VE Day

EXPANSION: Rea Estates has opened a new branch in Sedgefield. Pictured (L to R) Andrea Graham, Victoria Carfoot, Susan Barker, William Rea and Jennifer Adamson

New estate agent to open in Sedgefield

HERITAGE: The Bright Water Landscape Partnership hopes to showcase the rich heritage of the River Skerne

Still time to help shape the future of the River Skerne

Which charity should store support?

CELEBRATE: PC Keith Todd with his London Marathon medal

Sedgefield bobby completes London Marathon charity challenge

SORRY: County Durham and Darlington NHS Trust has apologised to the family of Patricia Chapman who died from Type 2 diabetes at Sedgefield Community Hospital

Hospital trust apologies after Peterlee great-gran dies from Type 2 diabetes in Sedgefield hospital

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