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Registration opens for the Sherwoods Vauxhall Darlington 10k 2018

Registration for the annual Sherwoods Vauxhall Darlington 10k is now open. The event, which is now in its 31st year, will be officially launched during a special event in the town’s Joseph Pease Place on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018.

Plans unveiled for new bar and pizzeria in Darlington town centre

Plans for a new bar and pizzeria in Darlington town centre have been unveiled.

Blood Brothers Review

Willy Russell’s “Blood Brothers” has been entertaining theatregoers for over 30 years, and the legendary musical showed no signs of ageing when it returned to the Darlington Hippodrome.

Head of Steam to relaunch dementia-friendly sessions

Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum is preparing to relaunch its popular dementia-friendly sessions later this month.

Road closure announced ahead of Salters Lane South zebra crossing installation

Starting from Monday, February 12th, 2018, Salters Lane South in Darlington will be closed for two weeks to allow a zebra crossing to be installed.

Panel announced for Darlington episode of Question Time

The panellists for the episode of BBC "Question Time" to be filmed in Darlington have been announced.

Dolphin Centre staff recognised for saving man’s life

Two staff at the Dolphin Centre in Darlington have been recognised for coming to the rescue after a man collapsed in the leisure centre.

Son of a Preacher Man Review

Jukebox musical "Son of a Preacher Man" visited the Darlington Hippodrome, but will this Dusty Springfield-based production get "The Look of Love" from audiences?

Darlington Orchestra – Winter Concert 2018 Review

It may have been a cold January night, but that didn’t stop audiences from attending Darlington Orchestra’s Winter Concert to have the sound of music warm their hearts

Quiet Hour shopping to return to Darlington town centre with more retailers

Following a successful trial over the festive period, Quiet Hour shopping in Darlington will be returning to venues across the town centre on a monthly basis.

Advantages of Darlington library move to be shown in short film

A short film, which details the plans to improve the library service in Darlington and make it more accessible to all, is to be shown at the Dolphin Centre.

BBC Question Time to broadcast episode from Darlington

David Dimbleby and some big names in politics will visit Darlington in February, as part of BBC's "Question Time".