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THE Korogocho School Project, a student fundraising group at Durham University, will hold a coffee morning at Elvet Methodist Church, Old Elvet, Durham, on Saturday, March 15, from 10am to 2pm. Proceeds will go to children at New Star Light Primary School, in the Korogocho slum, Nairobi, Kenya. For more information, visit facebook.com/korogocho
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THREE Durham pubs are said to be bucking the national trend that is seeing more than 20 pubs close every week across the country. Andy Hughes, manager of The John Duck, The Elm Tree and the Angel Inn, all in Durham City, said all three were doing well.
1:33pm Wednesday 5th March 2014
BEARPARK Woodland Group will plant 250 native broad-leaved trees in Bearpark Colliery woods, near Durham, on Sunday, March 16, between 10am and 4pm, as part of the Big Tree Plant campaign. Volunteers are welcome to join in. The site will be signposted from Aldin Grange Terrace. Visitors are advised to wear suitable clothing and footwear. For more information, visit bearparkwoods.wordpress.com
11:40am Wednesday 5th March 2014
HEALTH MEETING: The next meeting of the Durham branch of the Keep Your NHS Public campaign takes place in Antioch House, in Crossgate, Durham City on Friday, March 7 at 8pm. Among the subjects for discussion will be the experience of health care in the United States.
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DURHAM Rambling Club will do two walks, of nine and 12 miles, in the Allendale area of Northumberland on Sunday (March 9). A coach will pick up around Durham. The cost is £12 per person. New members are always welcome. Call 07706-871-812 or 0191-373-3429.
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TICKETS are still available for a performance marking the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Requiem, featuring Durham Cathedral Choir, will include Johannes Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem and Herbert Howells’ Requiem. It will be held in Durham Cathedral on Saturday, March 8, at 7.30pm. Tickets are priced £16, £20 and £22, or £12, £16 and £18 for concessions. To book, call 03000-266-600 or visit galadurham.co.uk. Proceeds will support music at Durham Cathedral.
4:01pm Thursday 27th February 2014
DURHAM County Council will resume garden waste collections from Tuesday, March 18. Residents who are part of the scheme will receive a leaflet detailing their collection dates, which are also available online at durham.gov.uk. Householders are advised to put their garden waste bin out by 7am. Small branches, flowers, leaves, grass cuttings, weeds, prunings and hedge clippings can be placed straight into the bins. Moves to introduce charges for collecting garden waste have been delayed until next year.
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A CRAFT market showcasing stunning, accessories and “upcycled” furniture will be on offer alongside free enterprise workshops for budding female business owners at an International Women’s Day event in Durham City.
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TWO charities have shared £2,356 raised from a music night. St Cuthbert’s Hospice and the Rainbow Trust each received £1,178 raised from Durham Bede Rotary Club’s Friday Night is Music Night, held at Elvet Methodist Church, Old Elvet, Durham, last November. The concert was sponsored by Lloyds Bank, Durham. This year’s concert will be on Friday, November 7.
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DURHAM Ramblers will hold a leisurely four-mile walk along Durham City’s riverbanks on Saturday (March 1). The walk starts at Old Shire Hall, Old Elvet, Durham, at 2pm. For more information, call Roger Carpenter on 0191-386-4511 or 07503-646-233.
5:13pm Friday 21st February 2014