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Sedgefield News

Chancellor George Osborne's Spending Review and Autumn Statement 2015

Autumn Statement: Chancellor George Osborne announces his spending plans

Chancellor George Osborne announced the plans in his Autumn Statement to the House of Commons

Osborne abolishes controversial cuts to tax credits and rules out cuts to policing

Sabir Ahmed, owner of the Cinnamon Spice Club, Trimdon. The restaurant has just been shortlisted for the North East region at the British Curry Awards. Picture: TOM BANKS (47385152)

County Durham Indian restaurant shortlisted for coveted national curry award

A school nativity

Having a school nativity? Get it featured in The Northern Echo

DJ Graeme Park Picture: Jack Kirwin

To The Manor Born club night to return to Hardwick Hall on Boxing Day

Eric Marshall at his house Sunnyside in Bagby near Thirsk in 2011.

Enter our Ho Ho Homes competition and spread a bit of Christmas cheer in your street

Maria Cort, from Trimdon, was banned from driving after taking her mum's car and crashing it

Trimdon learner driver banned after crashing her mum's car

Police and Crime and Commissioner Ron Hogg, with Anne Nicholson, collecting an award for her husband, George Nicholson, Linda Kirk, Pam Spurrell and Ian Grimley

Awards for community superheroes

A group of boys from Sedgefield Community College at their final rehearsal for a showcase at Newcastle's Dance City

Sedgefield college boys set for Dance City performance

Residents at Willowdene Care Home near Sedgefield had a visit from KL Pony Therapy ponies today pictured Ivy Potts, 100, pictured with Monet Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Festive pony brings Christmas cheer to County Durham care home

Great North Menu winners Connor Owens, Sam Burnett and Adam Julien with the judges

Chefs at two County Durham hotels among winners of the Great North Menu

Sedgefield MP Phil Wilson brings voluntary and community groups together

Teesside Crown Court where Mark Etchell, from Fishburn, County Durham, has been jailed for a year for a glass attack

Shopworker who smashed glass into face of girlfriend without warning is jailed for a year

A Jane Austin-themed event was held at Sedgefield Parish Hall on Monday, November 9. With some outfits in the style of the era are (from left): the mayor of Sedgefield, Councillor Gloria Wills, who organised the event and Julia Soares-McCormick of Julia R

Jane Austin costumes explained at Sedgefield Parish Hall

Richard Farquhar, 53, is taking on the test at Sedgefield Racecourse as part of his fundraiser ‘Walking The Courses’ Picture: George Selwyn

Man in 3,000 mile fundraiser set to walk Sedgefield racecourse

Nick Gullon who produced the timeline charting the First World War in 1915 from The Northern Echo archives

An interactive journey through The Northern Echo archives of First World War 1915

REMEBRANCE: A wreath laid at Darlington Cenotaph.

Guide to Remembrance services in the North-East and North Yorkshire

WHAT'S ON: Guide to fireworks displays in the North-East in 2015

Guide to North-East 2015 fireworks displays

RUN: Adam Wilson from Crook and District Athletics Club leads the way in the first Junior Parkrun in Sedgefield

Large turnout for Sedgefield children's run

RUN: A new Parkrun event for children is being launched in Sedgefield

Free weekly kids run to be launched in Sedgefield

MERGER: Durham County Council has proposed merging three schools in the Trimdon area to create one primary school

Council to consult over Trimdon school merger proposal

FUNDRAISER: Christian Hodgson (third from right) and Elizabeth Edwards (centre) with their baby Annabelle and guest at their tea party. Picture: STUART BOULTON

Baby Annabelle inspires heart unit fundraiser in Sedgefield

Family of sick baby to host afternoon tea party as thank you

AUTUMNAL: Hardwick Park, Sedgefield, was the 19th most popular outdoor space in Britain in environmental awards

Hardwick Park, County Durham, is one of the nation's favourites

HEROES: Durham police commissioner Ron Hogg will host a family funday to celebrate and support real life heroes

Celebrate superheroes

An aerial view of the growing Netpark, in Sedgefield

Expansion plans for Sedgefield's NETPark approved

Councillors have approved the plans for 30 new homes in Trimdon Village

New homes for Trimdon Village approved

DONATION: Staff from the Cinnamon Spice Club in Trimdon Village hand over their latest donation to Trimdon Village Hall

Indian restaurant raises vital funds for Trimdon Village Hall

An example of fly-tipping in Darlington.

Dead deer dumped in North Yorkshire car park an example of England's £50m fly-tipping epidemic

RACING: The Durham National Handicap Steeplechase Race returns to Sedgefield Racecourse this month

Durham National returns to Sedgefield

SURVEY: Sedgefield MP Phil Wilson has completed a survey of charities in his constituency which revealed 77 per cent struggled to access funding

Sedgefield MP hosts networking event to help charities access funding

INNOVATIVE: PolyPhotonix engineers at work in the clean room at NETPark in Sedgefield

Sedgefield made sleep mask named among 100 objects that changed the world

COMPLAINTS: Residents contacted Durham County Council and Sedgefield Police after claiming to have seen an illegal fox hunt in the Fisburn area

Police investigate illegal fox hunting allegations in Fishburn area

CUSTODY-WARNING: Defendant told custody is "inevitable" when he is sentenced at Durham Crown Court next month.

Blaze damage assessment to be made before house arsonist is sentenced

CRIME SCENE: The scene of the robbery in Trimdon Grange

Teenager in court for Trimdon Grange shop robbery

ACHIEVEMENT: Slimming World consultant Tanya Evans (right) with fellow slimmer Lyndsey Stones during the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

Sedgefield slimmers make friends and scale mountains during weightloss journey

VENUE: Sedgefield Racecourse was the proposed venue for the Konnect hard dance music festival

Sedgefield festival organiser threatened with violence after cancelling the event says she had no choice

A car has collided with a lamppost near Sedgefield Picture: Durham RPU

Car crashes into lamppost near Sedgefield

Former beauty queen Kelly Waite has diagnosed with obsessive compulsive disorder ten years ago

Trimdon beauty queen on Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners

Derek Bradley, manager of Trimdon Station Community Centre, shows off some of Eddie Pike's 800-strong photograph collection

Fantastic collection of photos chronicles life in Trimdon mining communities

SPECTACULAR: Tickets are now on sale for Sedgefield's annual fireworks display

Tickets on sale for Sedgefield Fireworks display

SING: The Mayor of Sedgefield sings at Sedgefield's farmers' market.. (40655043)

Sedgefield mayor sings to raise awareness of Alzheimer's

ROBBERY: Five men have been arrested following an armed robbery in Trimdon Grange

Five arrested after Trimdon Grange armed robbery

Joan and Ray Catterson celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. Picture: TOM BANKS (41486981)

Loving couple's special date

ACCIDENT: Concerns have been raised about the layout of the Sedgefield junction on the A177 following spate of accidents

New junction layout trialled at Sedgefield accident blackspot

INFORMED: Durham Police Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg visits the Women's Cree Project for mental health at Trimdon Station Community Centre to discover more about it. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Durham PCC praises work of Trimdon Station women's group

TRADITIONAL: A German band

Sedgefield Racecourse to host Oktoberfest event

SCENE: The scene of a crash this afternoon near Sedgefield

Two-car crash near Sedgefield

INCIDENT AREA: The Bank Sands area of Middlesbrough Picture: Google Street View

Sudden death of boy, 13, in Middlesbrough

DEBATE: Durham County Council's County Hall HQ

Change in the wind: more turbines okayed for Fishburn


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