Business Durham is set to help a further five entrepreneurs launch their businesses with its successful six-month accelerator programme. Durham City Incubator (DCI) is designed to help new County Durham companies flourish and has so far supported 22 entrepreneurs, in...
Durham Market Hall has launched its first online shop with goods from its independent traders arriving by eco-friendly delivery service. Durham Markets is working closely with ZMOVE to provide a zero-emissions delivery service within a five-mile radius of the Market...
A new multi-million-pound farm experience centre and lodge park in County Durham that will create jobs and work experience opportunities for young adults with special needs will go ahead after planners gave it the green light. The move will see...
Residents are being reminded that Durham City is open for business ahead of the bank holiday weekend. Durham County Council has been working with retailers and landlords across the county to ensure businesses can safely reopen so that residents and...
A County Durham industrial cleaning contractor has its sights set on national expansion after growth fuelled by Durham Business Opportunities Programme (DBOP) Incubator Zone EMCON exhibition. Ferryhill-based Orca Cleaning Services is one of over 50 companies from across County Durham...
The British Business Bank’s Start-Up Loans (SUL) programme today announces it has issued its 75,000th loan, marking more than £623 million invested in small businesses since its launch in 2012.Of these 75,000 loans, 4,295 (6%) have been issued to...
Destination management organisation Visit County Durham has launched a marketing campaign that promotes Durham as being ‘Worth the Wait’, inspiring visitors from within the region to choose the county for a day visit or staycation.It marks the first stage...
Construction is underway on the final homes at new housing development being built on a former golf course in Durham. Bellway Durham has begun work on the last nine plots at The Green, a development 54 homes off South Road.The...
An appointment-only visiting system at two new housing developments in Heighington and Hurworth is helping to make finding a new home safer and easier. The new system was introduced at Bellway’s Meadow Rise, off Walworth Lane and Hurworth Gardens, off...
A farm experience centre and lodge park in County Durham is among proposed new developments driving a ‘buoyant’ regional leisure sector, reports a North East planning firm. Hedley Planning Services, which is involved in several projects across the North of...

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