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Sinkhole opens up on busy street leaving 4ft craterbut officers warned it is gradually getting bigger. One lane on Newgate Street
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
but officers warned it is gradually getting bigger. One lane on Newgate Street in Bishop Auckland has been closed while Durham County Council deal with the incident. The sinkhole was reported at around 3pm on Saturday, but it is not known what... Read more
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Thousands of vulnerable North East children at risk of abuse and neglectat the heart of everything we do as an organisation.” Carole Payne, head of ea
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
at the heart of everything we do as an organisation.” Carole Payne, head of early help, assessments and safeguarding at Durham County Council which has 514 plans in place said: “These figures show that there are large regional variations in the... Read more
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Sick of speed bumps? You'll be pleased to know they could soon go and here's whyare taking a number of steps to tackle pollution in the city.” Adrian White, h
chroniclelive / Posted 19 days ago
are taking a number of steps to tackle pollution in the city.” Adrian White, head of transport and contract services at Durham County Council said: “We are always willing to look at ways in which we can help to protect the environment and would... Read more
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After 56 years Horden in County Durham is to get a new railway stationaround. A number of places were considered within East Durham but following a
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
around. A number of places were considered within East Durham but following a study published in 2012 and commissioned by Durham County Council, Horden was seen as the most economically viable option. It is on an existing rail line, between... Read more
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Heroic schoolboy rescues drowning child while on holidayhad to help him so I dived down to the bottom and pulled him back up to the top
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
had to help him so I dived down to the bottom and pulled him back up to the top with me.”David and Blake Stephenson (Image: Durham County Council) Blake managed to drag the young French boy to the side of the pool and get help from adults,... Read more

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