Our online council tax, business rates and housing benefit portal will be unavailable between 5.00pm on Wednesday 21 February 2018 and 9.00am on Tuesday 27 February 2018 due to annual maintenance. You can still make a payment during this time.
Information about events taking place across County Durham.
Today's top story:
Masterplan for 6,000 new jobs and £400m economic boost for Durham agreed
Bishop Auckland Food Festival
Durham Adventure Festival