Category Archives: Issues

Chapter 838, 21st July 2017

Chapter 838, 21st July 2017

Pupils from Chilton, Cleves Cross, Dean Bank & Ferryhill Station Primaries at the launch of their new book.

Stories:

  • School children paint a picture of community with new book
  • Summer reading challenge
  • Ferryhill is flying the flag for UK’s best outside spaces
  • Limited edition poppy on sale now
  • Mayor lays wreath for miners
  • Primary school pupils get a taster of the Big BRASS Bash
  • FBEC shine through at County Maths Challenge
  • Preparations underway for Summer Fayre
  • Students donate cash to Endeavour
  • Playing fields for hire

Chapter 837, 14th July 2017

Chapter 837, 14th July 2017

Teaching Assistants cross Elvet Bridge during this year's Durham Miners' Gala. Photo: perrinewtonphotography.com

Stories:

  • Teaching Assistants reject latest contract offer
  • Gala Princess to be chosen at St Aidan’s
  • Chilton Miners’ Banner proudly paraded
  • Students crowned champions of flagship enterprise competition
  • Riley and Tyler rewarded as Key Community Champions
  • Entries for blooming marvellous gardens
  • Hawaii comes to Chilton as children take sponsored walk
  • Children’s summer entertainment
  • New app helps users beat cyber-crime
  • Golden wedding celebrations support scanner appeal

Chapter 836, 7th July 2017

Chapter 836, 7th July 2017

Rachel and Rebecca Sample have set up a fundraising page to help purchase life-enhancing equipment for their mam, Diane, who has been blinded by diabetes.

Stories:

  • Rachel and Rebecca raise funds to help mam see again
  • New Mayor selects charities
  • Hannah celebrates one hundredth birthday
  • Ferryhill food bank in need of items
  • Ferryhill Annual Senior Citizens Trip to head for Scarborough
  • Chilton flies flag for Armed Forces Day
  • Hawaii comes to Chilton
  • Endeavour help brighten Ferryhill flower beds
  • High fives from Chilton Club at Mainsforth Novices Weekend
  • Successful Town Youth tournament

Chapter 835, 30th June 2017

Chapter 835, 30th June 2017

Participants in the Ferryhill and Chilton Beat the Street game came together for a  celebration event at Broom Cottages Primary School this week.

Stories:

  • Ferryhill and Chilton celebrate Beat the Street!
  • MND Association asks for your support
  • FBEC students impress at science challenge
  • Ferryhill set for annual parade of miners’ banners
  • Chilton pupils hear creepy tales along Whitby’s cliffs
  • Donate your child’s old uniform
  • Officers talk to students about the dangers of deliberate fires
  • Mini-Police are breathalysed by Durham Constabulary
  • Enterprising FBEC students enjoy a game of Bubble Football
  • Ferryhill Celtic reunion planned

Chapter 834, 23rd June 2017

Chapter 834, 23rd June 2017

Mayor of Chilton, Cllr Tonya Duprey and  Town Clerk, Paul Gray with a damaged dog control sign. Three other signs have been removed but not recovered.

Stories:

  • Chilton play and other areas suffering from vandalism
  • Ferryhill car park refurb completed
  • Ferryhill charity receives a fundraising boost
  • Coffee morning at Royal British Legion
  • Tenlands Care Home enjoys fifth annual Open Day
  • Alco ices spark police warning
  • Info sought on World War soldiers
  • Cancer fundraisers
  • Ferryhill Workingmen’s Club set to welcome Frank Bruno
  • Awards at Celtic presentation night