Category: Consett

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Huge dumper truck load escorted south by Durham Police

CAUGHT in traffic on the A66 this morning in County Durham? Well this might have been why.Durham Police were escorting these huge dumper trucks along the road as they made their way towards the south.
Cleveland & Durham Specialist Operations Unit t…

No ho ho! Health and safety rules force festival Santas to wear a seatbelt during Christmas truck procession stopping …

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No ho ho! Health and safety rules force festival Santas to wear a seatbelt during Christmas truck procession stopping them from dishing out presents to children along the routeSince the 1960s Father Christmas …

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Durham girl’s performance in America’s Got Talent
She’s already wowed the UK and now this County Durham teen is stunning audiences in America with her incredible voice.

Courtney Hadwin, 13, from Hesleden, near Peterlee , last year narrowly missed ou…

Shocking moment van driver cheats death when a metal pipe flies off the back of a truck straight into the front of his …

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Dashcam shows Carl Graven’s Volkswagen suffering a blow from the steel beam
The pipe hit the front of the van a fraction of a second after the vehicles passed
It narrowly missed Mr Graven and girlfriend Kerry, in Bishop Auckla…

£20 million finance fund helps Durham businesses fly

From an investment into a craft-batch distillery to incubation support for a technology start-up, Durham County Council’s new Finance Durham fund is already having an impressive impact on North East businesses
Durham Gin is set for rapid growth thanks …