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Durham County Council

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A to Z


On our A to Z you will find an alphabetical list of the services and information we offer, as well as some information about key partner organisations. Please click on the letters below to see what options are available.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  • Garden waste collections

    Find information on the garden waste collection service including how to subscribe and use the scheme, which properties are eligible and other ways to dispose of garden waste.

  • Governors - school

    Information on the work of School Governors, and the training and support available for them, can be found on this page.

  • Graffiti

    Graffiti is an illegal activity that creates a negative impression of an area and can be very unsightly. We will investigate and remove graffiti where possible.

  • Grants for school shoes and coats

    Thornhill Primary now administer the School Benevolent Fund for County Durham. This is a registered charity which offers a grant towards shoes and coats for school pupils.

  • Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

    Gypsies, Roma and Travellers have a long established history as part of our community in County Durham. We have a duty to encourage race equality, eliminate discrimination and foster good relations.

  • Gypsies, Roma and Travellers encampments

    Gypsies, Roma and Travellers have a long established history as part of our community in County Durham. The Public Sector Equality Duty requires the council to advance race equality, eliminate discrimination and foster good relations.