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Free bike repair station installed at Freeman's Quay
Published May 03, 2018 10.26am
A new bike repair station has been installed at a Durham City leisure centre.
Transgender show promises laughs as it comes to Bishop Auckland Town Hall
Published May 01, 2018 10.11am
A new autobiographical play which takes a satirical look at transgender issues is coming to Bishop Auckland this weekend.
401 marathon man inspires novice to tackle city run for suicide prevention charity
Published April 25, 2018 3.09pm
Ben Smith, who transformed his life through running and completed 401 marathons in 401 days to raise money for anti-bullying charities, has signed up to run this year's Prince Bishops Durham City Run in July.
Summer programme at Gala Theatre
Published April 20, 2018 2.56pm
A poignant play marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War, a family musical with a twist and a spectacular showcase from two Strictly stars are part of a packed summer programme at Durham's Gala Theatre.