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Stephen Harker confirmed as new leader of Darlington Borough Council

Councillor Stephen Harker has been confirmed as the new leader of Darlington Borough Council.

Roadworks in Darlington expected to cause traffic delays

Motorists in Darlington will face traffic delays starting from next week as roadworks are set to begin on four sites in the town.

Cirque Berserk! Review

To mark the 250th anniversary of the world’s very first circus, “Cirque Berserk!” has embarked on a UK tour, which flipped and tumbled its way into Darlington Hippodrome on Tuesday, July 17th, 2018.

High Court judge rules in favour of council over library move

A High Court has ruled in favour of Darlington Borough Council following a judicial review of the decision to move the centre library service from Crown Street to the Dolphin Centre.

Durham Constabulary thanks football fans after England’s World Cup heartbreak passes ‘without trouble’

Durham Constabulary has thanked football fans after England’s World Cup heartbreak passed “without trouble”.

Darlington Libraries Summer Events Programme 2018

Darlington Libraries has announced a comic book-themed Summer Events Programme for 2018.

Where to watch England vs. Sweden in Darlington town centre

Following a nerve-shattering victory over Colombia, England have progressed to the quarter finals of the World Cup where they will face Sweden on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 at 3pm.

Two hours free parking offer to go live on Monday

The two hours of free parking offer is set to go live on Monday, July 9th, 2018, Darlington Borough Council has confirmed.

Cirque Berserk! Competition

“Cirque Berserk!”, the UK’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular, is coming to Darlington for the first time later this month and we have tickets to give away!

Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em Review

Guy Unsworth’s adaptation of "Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em" stumbled its way into Darlington Hippodrome on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018. David Wriglesworth reviews.

Darlington’s Festival of Ingenuity to inspire young minds

Preparations for Darlington’s Festival of Ingenuity are in full flow, ahead of the free family event in July.

Darlington Operatic Society’s Chitty Chitty Bang Bang cast announced

The full cast for Darlington Operatic Society’s production of the much-loved family musical “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” has been announced.