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SNEAK BURGLARIES: Police are warning residents in Shildon to keep their property secure after four sneak burglaries in the town recently. There was one break-in on Ruby Street and another on St John’s Road plus two more on Coronation Avenue. Anyone who can help with enquiries, or who sees anyone acting suspiciously, should contact Shildon police on 101.
4:26pm Monday 14th April 2014
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3:30pm Sunday 13th April 2014
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4:23pm Wednesday 9th April 2014
AN EASTER fun day will be held at Wear Valley Riding for the Disabled Association in Escomb, near Bishop Auckland, to raise money for the charity. The event, which will feature a raffle, Easter egg competition and much more, takes place from 9.30am to 4pm on Sunday, April 20. Entry is free.
2:39pm Wednesday 9th April 2014
CANNABIS ARREST: A 25-year-old man is on bail after police in Shildon found cannabis plants in a house on Foundry Street. A second man was also arrested but he was later released without any action being taken. Shildon police is urging residents to be vigilant as it seeks to crack down on cannabis growing in the town.
12:49pm Tuesday 8th April 2014
WITNESS APPEAL: Police are appealing for help after thieves stole three registration plates from cars in Shildon. The thefts took place overnight between Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5, on St John’s Road and Hackworth Close. Anyone with details on the thefts should contact Shildon police on 101.
11:38am Sunday 6th April 2014
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5:39pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014
1:30pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014
VEHICLES DAMAGED: Motorists are being warned after several vehicles were damaged in Ferryhill. Wing mirrors, lights and windows have been smashed on parked cars. Ferryhill police is urging residents to report anyone acting suspiciously. A man has been arrested and charged with criminal damage and he will appear in court at a date to be set. A second man is on police bail until Saturday (April 5) while police enquiries continue. Anyone with details on the damage should contact Ferryhill neighbourhood policing team on 101 extension 661-4721 or Crimestoppers on 0800-555111.
4:28pm Tuesday 1st April 2014
6:44pm Monday 31st March 2014
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3:30pm Friday 28th March 2014
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6:49pm Thursday 27th March 2014
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11:44am Thursday 27th March 2014
6:08pm Thursday 27th March 2014
CHARITY RUN: Runners are needed to take part in the five kilometre Butterwick Rainbow Race in aid of Butterwick Hospice Care. Entrants on the Hamsterley Forest run will be showered each kilometere in different coloured paint. The race is on Sunday, June 1, and to register, or for more details, contact Steve Robson on 01642-628930 or visit butterwick.org.uk/rainbowrace
11:56am Thursday 27th March 2014
POLICE APPEAL: Police are appealing for help after the window of a Citroen car was smashed in Shildon. The damage took place in an alley off Byerley Road, near to the Friend’s Meeting House, between 7pm and 8.15pm on Monday, March 24. Anyone who can help to trace the culprits should contact Shildon police on 101.
6:17pm Wednesday 26th March 2014
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3:04pm Tuesday 25th March 2014
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PSYCHIC EVENING: Psychic medium Debra Chalmers is holding a free show for families who have lost a child. She is at The Spennymoor Settlement on Sunday (March 30) between 3pm and 6pm. Entry is free and the show is limited to parents who have lost a child. Space is limited so advanced booking via Beverley McIver on 07970790464 is needed.
1:03pm Monday 24th March 2014
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CHARITY DANCE: A charity dance is being held in aid of the Great North Air Ambulance at the Tudhoe Victory Club, on York Villas, in Tudhoe, near Spennymoor. It is on Thursday, April 3, between 7.30pm and 10.30pm. Tickets are £2.50.
4:05pm Friday 21st March 2014
5:05pm Friday 21st March 2014