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Get involved in The Big Dig
Published April 19, 2018 11.56am
Are you a keen gardener who would like to help your local community? Groups across County Durham are on the lookout for volunteers to help out at their local community garden - and take part in the national Big Dig campaign.
Council announces extra funding for pothole and road repairs
Published April 18, 2018 11.45am
An extra £700,000 of council funding will be invested in improving the condition of roads around County Durham over the coming year, it has been revealed today.
County Durham artwork will feature messages from the public
Published April 18, 2018 10.42am
Picture this! The iconic landscapes, buildings and people of County Durham are to be represented in a massive mural created using the words of the public.
Trace your family history at Durham Record Office
Published March 29, 2018 3.01pm
Discover your family tree at Durham County Record Office, when its popular family history courses return this spring.
Volunteers needed to join our overview and scrutiny committees
Published March 26, 2018 12.43pm
Would you like to play a part in helping to shape council services?
Top young Durham talent showcased at Sage Gateshead
Published March 26, 2018 11.50am
Hundreds of children filled the Sage Gateshead with tremendous tunes as Durham Music Service showcased County Durham and Darlington's top young talent.
Summer opening hours for Household Waste Recycling Centres
Published March 23, 2018 11.52am
Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) in County Durham will soon be switching to summer opening hours.
Still time to sign-up for garden waste collections this year
Published March 22, 2018 10.37am
Garden waste collections in County Durham are due to start next month - but there's still time to make sure your house is included.