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Darlington Borough Council car parks secure national awards

Council-owned car parks across Darlington have secured two national awards for their safety and accessibility.

Darlington Hippodrome’s first anniversary in figures

To mark the first anniversary of the Darlington Hippodrome’s opening on Saturday, November 17th, 2018, the venue has unveiled some extraordinary statistics.

Trading Standards urges festive shoppers to beware of fakes

Trading Standards officers in Darlington are urging festive shoppers to beware of fakes in a bid to help people enjoy a safe and happy Christmas.

New Darlington craft bar hoping to be a cut above the rest

Plans for a high quality boutique craft bar on Duke Street, known as Angel's Cut, have been submitted to Darlington Borough Council.

Council secures additional funding to tackle Darlington’s roads

Darlington Borough Council is set to receive an additional £770,000 of Central Government funding to tackle potholes and improve the conditions of roads and bridges across the borough.

Parkgate footbridge successfully lifted into place

The new Parkgate footbridge, linking the Central Park development with Darlington Railway Station, has been successfully lifted into place.

The Full Monty Review

Things were hotting up in the Darlington Hippodrome on Monday, November 12th, 2018. as the cast of “The Full Monty” bared all.

New figures show only three people are sleeping rough in Darlington

There are only three people sleeping rough in the borough of Darlington, according to the latest figures.

Kara Lily Hayworth Interview (Cilla – The Musical)

“Cilla – The Musical”, the musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed ITV mini-series based on the early life of Cilla Black, is currently on tour across the UK.

Consultation to be carried out ahead of Victoria Road improvements

Residents and businesses of Victoria Road in Darlington will be asked to help form plans to improve the area. Victoria Road is a key route in Darlington and helps form the first impression of many visitors as they make their way from Bank Top into the town centre. The road is set to be overhauled as part of Darlington Borough Council’s long-term vision, after the council’s application for funding ...

Remembrance Sunday in Darlington

Darlington will be marking Remembrance Sunday (on Sunday, November 11th, 2018) with a series of events including a service, parade and a concert.

Mangobean Darlington to open doors to homeless on Christmas Day

Mangobean Darlington will open its doors on Christmas Day to give people who are having a tough festive season a free meal and a hot drink.