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  • Streets Summer FestivalAcrobats

    A host of international award-winning street acts are lined up to entertain crowds in Durham, Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle for the annual Durham Streets Summer Festival 23 - 25 August.

  • Bank Holiday BinsBin with ticked calendar

    Please put your bins out on your normal collection day throughout August. The Bank Holiday has no effect on your bin collection day.

  • Housing TransferVote

    Social housing tenants have voted to transfer the ownership of their homes to the County Durham Housing Group.

  • Recycling Site TrialMan throwing rubbish into a skip

    A new household waste recycling (tip) service for Weardale residents has been set up on a trial basis. Alternate Saturdays 16 August to 8 November. Just off the A689 at Frosterley.

  • Military Vehicle RallyVintage Military Vehicle

    The region's biggest gathering of military vehicles will be on show in the grounds of the DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery at the North East Military Vehicle Rally Sunday 24 and Monday 25 August, 10.30am - 4.00pm.

  • Police and Crime PanelPCC Logo

    We're looking for members of the public to have their say on reducing crime and improving community safety.

  • Guide to a New StartStart Today: Apprenticeships, Recruitment, Training - OnePoint logo

    Students receiving their exam results this month can find out about training and apprenticeship opportunities through One Point's Start Today campaign.

  • Broadband ConsultationDigital Durham

    We are working together with nine other councils to improve broadband availability across the region as part of the Digital Durham programme. Take part in our public consultation on the expected broadband coverage over the next 3 years.

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