A Northumberland care home has been saved from certain closure and the loss of local jobs and services after a new provider stepped in. Vital Care Services has now taken over the former struggling Baedling Manor at Front Street, Bedlington...
Xerotech, a leading manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion battery systems, announced today that it will qualify one of its core proprietary battery safety technologies for space applications in conjunction with the European Space Agency (ESA). “This is a very exciting project...
Durham County Council seems to be clamping down on unusual means of advertising. Recently, two cafes – which have been using bicycles parked on the pavement to grab the attention of customers – have been told to wheel their...
Small businesses in County Durham are being invited to borrow an electric van, to experience for themselves the benefits of going green. Durham County Council’s low carbon economy and fleet teams are offering short term loans of electric vans to...
Durham Markets Company has announced it is resuming Saturday Outdoor Markets from Saturday, June 13th. The weekly market in Durham Market Place will be open from 9am until 4.30pm, bringing a range of stalls including food and drink, homewares, clothing,...
A multi-million pound project to deliver a new state-of-the-art bus station in the heart of Durham City is getting back on track following unforeseen issues. Durham County Council is delivering the project to provide new first class facilities on the site...
One of County Durham’s most unique venues is celebrating more than just its birthday, after scooping a top hospitality honour. The Impeccable Pig, at Sedgefield – which yesterday (26 September) marked three years since it first opened – is known...
A few months ago this magazine reported on a scale model of Durham Cathedral made entirely out of Lego. In addition to raising over £300,000 to help with the cost of the cathedral’s Open Treasure exhibition, the Lego model...
Jean Davidson has been appointed Chair of Members for the Northumberland National Park Authority Board. The appointment of Davidson follows the addition of Elizabeth Ellis, Policy Project Manager at the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Marie Fallon, former Director of...
Maven Capital Partners, Fund Manager for Finance Durham, has announced a series of 1-2-1 virtual funding clinics set to launch next month. The support sessions will enable companies to identify the most suitable type of finance to meet their...

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