A SEMINAR focusing on rural deprivation and inequalities will take place at Teesside University’s Darlington Campus on May 21.

The event is part of the Rural Services Network seminar programme and will feature speakers from Durham and Teesside universities, plus a representative from the Durham Rural Community Council.

It will run from 10.30am until 4pm and to book a free place email wendy.cooper@sparse.gov.uk


GENEROUS SHOPPERS: Shoppers at Sainsbury’s supermarket have raised £239 for the RNIB.

Staff at the Victoria Road store would like to thank all those who donated to the collection.