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Flood Prevention Works For Chester-Le-Street Worth £6 Million Now Complete

Flood Prevention Works For Chester-Le-Street Worth £6 Million Now Complete

A £6 million flood prevention scheme for Chester-le-Street is now complete. The project has seen the opening up of a 90m stretch of the Cong Burn which, for more than 50 years, has run underneath...
Finance Durham Fund Manager Announces Virtual Funding Clinics Across Durham

Finance Durham Fund Manager Announces Virtual Funding Clinics Across Durham

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...
County Durham Businesses Join Forces On Growth Plans For Wireless Charging Product

County Durham Businesses Join Forces On Growth Plans For Wireless Charging Product

An innovative technology firm and an energy procurement specialist have joined forces to power exciting growth plans for a unique mobile phone charging product.  Crable and Sanctus Consulting, both based at Tanfield Lea Business Centre...
County MPs Join Communities Secretary In Raising The Flag For County Durham Day

County MPs Join Communities Secretary In Raising The Flag For County Durham Day

Richard Holden, Member of Parliament for North West Durham, joined fellow County Durham MPs Paul Howell, Matt Vickers, Peter Gibson and the Communities Secretary, Robert Jenrick MP, in celebrating County Durham Day (20 March).Celebrated...
Council Cabinet Approves New Leisure Centre Sites

Council Cabinet Approves New Leisure Centre Sites

Durham County Council’s Cabinet has approved the preferred sites in Seaham, Chester-le-Street and Bishop Auckland, which will support the county’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, regenerate local communities and improve the physical and...
County's Growth Fund Awards Grants Worth £225K To Help Create Manufacturing Jobs

County’s Growth Fund Awards Grants Worth £225K To Help Create Manufacturing Jobs

The County Durham Growth Fund has awarded grants of nearly a quarter of a million to two manufacturers from across the county, helping to create over 30 jobs. Established in April 2019, the fund is...
Mp Richard Holden Calling For Council To Bid For Levelling Up Funds For County Durham

Mp Richard Holden Calling For Council To Bid For Levelling Up Funds For County...

Richard Holden, Member of Parliament for North West Durham, Paul Howell for Sedgefield and Dehenna Davison for Bishop Auckland are calling for Durham County Council to work alongside them to bid for levelling up...
Durham Council Wins National Awards For Children's Services Across County

Durham Council Wins National Awards For Children’s Services Across County

A North East council has won a national award for its work to support children and families across County Durham. Durham County Council’s youth justice service has enjoyed success at the Children and Young People...
Seaham Townscape Project Continues On To Its Second Phase

Seaham Townscape Project Continues On To Its Second Phase

Former railway tracks will be transformed into a public area that celebrates a County Durham town’s heritage as part of the next phase in a regeneration project. Work has begun this week on the second...
Durham County Residents Reminded To Fill Census Surveys On The 21st Of March

Durham County Residents Reminded To Fill Census Surveys On The 21st Of March

Landmarks in County Durham have been lit up to call on residents to remember to fill in their census surveys on Sunday 21 March. With households across the county in the process of receiving letters...

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