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Focus on new technologies at ICT Schools Conference
Published July 17, 2018 2.07pm
Staff from schools across the region have been learning more about ICT during an annual conference.
Young people warned not to drink by rivers
Published July 13, 2018 1.52pm
Young people in County Durham are being warned of the dangers of drinking by rivers.
Remembering Srebrenica 23 years on
Published July 10, 2018 12.19pm
Remembering Srebrenica, at Durham Clayport Library, highlights the horrors of the 1995 genocide, which saw thousands of Bosnian Muslims killed, displaced and sexually abused as part of a widespread ethnic cleansing campaign.
New funding boost for pupils with special educational needs
Published July 10, 2018 11.56am
Children with special educational needs in County Durham will have better access to the facilities they need to thrive thanks to a funding boost from central government.
Teaching schoolchildren how to be safe around water
Published July 03, 2018 4.19pm
Schoolchildren in County Durham are being taught how to stay safe in and around water.
Schoolchildren put language skills to the test
Published July 02, 2018 3.05pm
Schoolchildren from across the region have been putting their language skills to the test to help attract overseas visitors to a County Durham town.
Woman caught on camera littering blames her mum
Published June 29, 2018 11.46am
A woman interviewed on camera after dropping a cigarette later claimed the person in the footage was her mum.
Sprucing Up Pelton, Tow Law, Gilesgate and Shildon
Published June 26, 2018 9.49am
"You can see the improvement straight away," "painting has really lifted the Front Street," "thanks a lot for your help, really made a difference" and "great to see the kids getting involved."
Roman fort reopens to public
Published June 25, 2018 2.06pm
The visitor centre at one of County Durham's most important Roman sites has reopened to the public following an essential refurbishment programme.
Young musicians celebrate excellent exam results
Published June 25, 2018 11.02am
Talented young musicians from County Durham are celebrating after receiving exceptional results in recent exams.
Drowning Prevention Week sessions for schoolchildren
Published June 20, 2018 12.42pm
Hundreds of schoolchildren are being taught how to keep themselves safe around water this Drowning Prevention Week.
Cyle Gosling launches Dying to be Cool 2018
Published May 31, 2018 1.48pm
The brother of a County Durham teenager who died from cold water shock is urging young people to acclimatise before going into rivers this summer.
Review looks at ways to reduce cybercrime
Published May 08, 2018 2.44pm
Education is key to stopping young people getting into cybercrime, councillors are to be told.
Durham schoolchildren to visit European Parliament
Published March 19, 2018 1.11pm
Schoolchildren from the North East are set to visit the European Parliament in Strasbourg after winning a regional competition.