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A Bridge Too Far movie credit for County Durham-linked cousins allied by infamous Market Garden operation

WAR HERO: Robert Redford signing an autograph on the set of A Bridge Too Far in which he played Major Julian Aaron Cook, whose mother came from Coundon

SEVENTY-TWO years ago this weekend, British airborne forces were involved in one of the most famous battles of the Second World War around the Dutch town of Arnhem.

3:20pm Monday 26 September 2016

'We have no plans to...' tell you what we're planning

Helen Goodman MP has taken to the campaign trail in Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle to raise her concerns

WHENEVER we hear the phrase “We have no plans to...” we smell a rat.

2:11pm Monday 26 September 2016

Do mothers have to be angels?

Bishop Auckland writer Wendy Robertson

Bishop Auckland writer Wendy Robertson’s new novel is informed by the lives of mothers she encountered during her work helping prisoners.

11:00am Monday 26 September 2016

South Moor gearing up for Ryder Cup battle of their own

Work: South Moor's head greenkeeper Alan Ainscough. Picture: Ian Horrocks

SOUTH Moor Golf Club is putting on a Ryder Cup Showcase Tournament on Saturday following a lively members’ meeting at which chairman Bill Littlejohns concedes: “Some full and frank opinions were aired in a very forthright manner.”

10:37am Monday 26 September 2016

Bishop Auckland thief stole from his cousin by mistake

Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court G.V.

A THIEF has been spared jail after stealing hundreds of pounds worth of power tools before realising they belonged to his cousin.

2:00pm Wednesday 21 September 2016

Bishop Auckland thief stole from his cousin by mistake

Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court G.V.

A THIEF has been spared jail after stealing hundreds of pounds worth of power tools before realising they belonged to his cousin.

5:36pm Tuesday 20 September 2016

Players with special needs handed bowling awards in Bishop Auckland

bowling

TROPHIES and medals have been handed to a group of special needs players who have been attending sessions at a South Durham bowling club.

6:13pm Thursday 22 September 2016

£1m to fund Auckland Castle apprenticeships

Charlotte Walton, Rebecca Coates and Ian Legge of Auckland Castle Trust in the Walled Garden

A CHARITY’S plans to boost a town’s employment opportunities with heritage and tourism developments have been given a £1m grant.

4:48pm Friday 23 September 2016

RAYMOND BELTON

BELTON September 15, peacefully Raymond of Bishop Auckland formerly Witton Park aged 75 years. Devoted husband to Evelyn, a loving and respected dad to Caroline and Andrea and awesome grandad to Mason Jake. Will family and friends please meet for…

3:51am Friday 23 September 2016

Recalling the tale of two mascots

CUP MEMORIES: Barnet captain Lester Finch shakes hands with five-year-old Bishop Auckland mascot James Salkeld at Stamford Bridge

LUCKY for some, the indispensable Dale Daniel stumbles across a wonderful image of Bishop Auckland’s carrot-smart mascot ahead of the 1946 FA Amateur Cup final, against Barnet.

4:16pm Thursday 22 September 2016
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