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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
  • Reablement

    Reablement means giving people over the age of 18-years-old the opportunity, motivation and confidence to relearn/regain some of the skills they may have lost as a consequence of poor health, disability, impairment or accident.

  • Recycling centres (tips)

    Find out more about our tips - where they are, their opening times, and what household rubbish and recycling you can take there.

  • Reusing furniture and household items

    If you're getting new furniture, or have unwanted furniture which you want to get rid of, contact one of the county's furniture reuse schemes. They will collect and make use of your old items.

  • Road safety

    We provide a range of road safety education and training.

  • Roads and pavements

    Roads and pavement information including roadworks, improvements schemes, gritting and maintenance, potholes, street lighting, road safety and MOT testing.

  • Running

    Walking and running are two of the most effective exercises you can do. Why not take advantage of the extensive variety of walking and running opportunities on offer in the county that are suitable for the whole family and for all fitness levels.