Chapter 766, 26 February 2016

Chapter 766 February 26th 2016

Sedgefield MP, Phil Wilson, visited Ferryhill Business and Enterprise College where he spoke to the students about his role as a Member of Parliament.


  • MP speaks to students at Enterprise College
  • Cleves Cross pupils go back to school during half term
  • Do you qualify for free central heating?
  • Do you know what household items can be recycled?
  • MP visits St Luke’s Friday Lunch Club
  • Co-op Funeralcare Easter Egg appeal
  • One in five voters respond to devolution consultation
  • Mayor’s Charity Night
  • Another week of disappointing results for Ferryhill IBC
  • Celtic close gap to league leaders

Chapter 765, 19 February 2016

Chapter 765 February 19th 2016

Stuart Trotter with pupils he met on his last visit to Ferryhill and Chilton’s schools. He will be working again with local schools to create an exhibition of his and their work.


  • Illustrator to create exhibition with Ferryhill and Chilton pupils
  • Chief executive fosters support for children in care
  • Endeavour Woodcrafts invites public to Spring Open Day
  • Environmental crimes crackdown continues
  • Mission Possible £50 challenge puts the fun into fundraising
  • Eden Arms appoints new assistant manager
  • Queen’s birthday celebrations
  • Tannoy warning for smokers at county’s hospitals
  • More cup woe for Ferryhill Celtic
  • Billy Snaith ready for second pro fight’ surgery date

Chapter 764, 12 February 2016

Chapter 764 February 12th 2016

Pupils from schools in Ferryhill and Chilton were treated to a day of inspiring and empowering space science demonstrations, aimed at encouraging girls into science.


  • Out of this World Day inspires and empowers young women
  • FBEC ensures Arena Gig is a sell out
  • Children’s entertainment for Spring Half Term
  • Sign up for annual garden waste collections
  • Chilton Mayor hosts final fundraiser with Civic Dinner
  • Young people to be honoured at Chairman’s Medal awards
  • Housing support available
  • Family fun day at Record Office
  • Ferryhill Under 8’s keep fit with friendlies
  • Ferryhill Town and County Councillors’ surgery date

Chapter 763, 5 February 2016

Chapter 763 February 5th 2016

Evelyn Cameron celebrated her 100th birthday with family, friends and a visit from Ferryhill Mayor, Pauline Crathorne, who presented her with a bouquet of flowers.


  • Evelyn celebrates 100th at Tenlands Nursing Home
  • Road crash victim named as Ferryhill deputy head teacher
  • Rev Gary Norman is the new vicar of St Luke’s
  • Careers department achieves Inspiring IAG stage two award
  • Passers-by fail to help as tree fall traps mum and daughter in car
  • FBEC pupils celebrate diversity during Equalities Day
  • Mayor’s Charity Night
  • Wizard of Oz
  • Premier League heartbreak but Conrad to represent County
  • Cup disappointment for Ferryhill Celtic