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All the latest council news, press releases, customer notices in one place. Press releases from more than one month ago can be accessed in the archive news section.

Time to plan your big day!

Published March 27, 2017 4.10pm

Couples looking for a venue for their special day should make sure to visit Durham's Aykley Heads House register office when it hosts a wedding open day this weekend.

Unlicensed scrap dealer ordered to pay £650

Published March 24, 2017 5.07pm

A man who collected scrap metal without the appropriate documents has been ordered to pay over £650.

Help shape future of cancer support

Published March 24, 2017 12.14pm

Would you like to help shape cancer advice and support services in County Durham?

Grow for it in a new gardening competition

Published March 24, 2017 10.51am

Schools and community groups in County Durham are being offered the chance to get their green fingers on £100 of vouchers for gardening equipment.

'Lose Control' at Gala with Chantel McGregor this April

Published March 23, 2017 2.05pm

Blues fans are in for a treat when acclaimed guitarist Chantel McGregor brings her 'Lose Control' tour to the Gala Theatre on Thursday 13 April at 7.30pm

Overnight closures for Thinford roadworks

Published March 23, 2017 11.57am

Overnight road closures will be in place while final resurfacing works are carried out at Thinford roundabout.

Notice of election

Published March 23, 2017 11.01am

The Notice of Election for the Durham County and Parish Council elections to be held on Thursday, 4 May has been published online.

Bishop Auckland businesses encouraged to apply for improvement funding

Published March 22, 2017 9.00am

A Bishop Auckland art gallery owner is encouraging other businesses to apply for support from Durham County Council, after her own application enabled her to refurbish her business completely.

Durham schools and academies given national recognition

Published March 21, 2017 4.48pm

Durham County Council has been given 'value added' awards in recognition of the achievement of its schools and academies.

Shildon to host Health Express hub

Published March 21, 2017 4.05pm

An innovative new approach to community health and wellbeing is being launched in Shildon.

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