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Council urging residents to register to vote ahead of Local Government Elections

Residents of Darlington are being urged to register to vote, ahead of the Local Government Elections on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019.

Concept drawings of Darlington Indoor Market redevelopment go on display

Concept drawings showing the potential improvements and developments of the Darlington’s Indoor Market have gone on display. Residents, traders and businesses within Darlington are being asked to have their say on the plans, ahead of the historic market being restored to its former glory and transformed into a modern retail and leisure destination. Option 1 MAM (Darlington) Ltd invest £2 million f...

Gwyneth Strong Interview (The Mousetrap)

"Only Fools and Horses" star Gwyneth Strong is set to swap dodgy deals for dastardly deeds when she stars in Agatha Christie's classic "The Mousetrap".

Vue Darlington launches Rembrandt-themed competition for budding artists

Vue Darlington has launched a competition for budding artists to coincide with the showing of “Exhibition On Screen: Rembrandt (Encore)” at the cinema.

Jaymi Hensley Interview (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat)

Union J star Jaymi Hensley is making his musical theatre dream come true in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which visits Darlington Hippodrome in May.

New Head of Steam exhibition has been ‘A Year In The Making’

A new exhibition featuring the work of local photographer, Peter Giroux, has gone on show at the Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum.

1189 Bar and Kitchen opens its doors at Walworth Castle

Following a £50,000 investment, the 1189 Bar and Kitchen has opened its doors at Walworth Castle Hotel.

Parkgate Bridge officially opens to the public

The new Parkgate Bridge has officially opened to pedestrians and cyclists in Darlington.

Miniature Tornado returns to Darlington roundabout

A scaled-down model of the steam locomotive Tornado has returned to its rightful place after undergoing a makeover.

Fee-fi-fo-dance! Strictly judge to star in Darlington pantomime

"Strictly Come Dancing" star Shirley Ballas will headline a star-studded cast in the upcoming Darlington Hippodrome pantomime, "Jack and the Beanstalk".

Room for more? Darlington Restaurant Week to return after successful first week

Darlington Restaurant Week is set to return after the promotion was deemed a "great success" by restaurants and diners alike.

Colourful book benches take centre stage at Crown Street Library

Three colourful book benches, inspired by Darlington residents’ favourite children’s books and authors, have taken centre stage at Crown Street Library.