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Darlington’s Distinctly Delicious food festival returns in 2015

Distinctly Delicious, a food festival which is held in Darlington, will return in 2015, the organisers have announced.

Durham Constabulary and RSPCA rescue 37 animals in Darlington

A large number of animals have been seized in Darlington, following a joint operation by Durham Constabulary and the RSPCA.

Police appeal for information following armed robbery

Police are appealing for information after an armed robbery took place at a newsagent in Darlington at the end of October.

Darlington police holding week-long firearms amnesty

Starting from Saturday, November 8th, 2014, Durham Constabulary are asking people to surrender guns and ammunition as part of a firearms amnesty.

Darlington Ice Rink returns next month

The Darlington Ice Rink will be in the Market Square between Saturday, December 6th, 2014 and Sunday, January 4th, 2015, the organiser has confirmed.

Darlington man jailed after charity box theft

A man from Darlington has been jailed for 42 days after stealing a Poppy Appeal charity box from a supermarket in Barnard Castle.

Nominations open for Darlington Sports Winners Scheme

Nominations for the Darlington Sports Winners Scheme are now open. The grand final takes place on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 at Darlington College.

Distinct Darlington launches latest Little Book of Offers

The latest Little Book of Offers is now available. Organised by Distinct Darlington, the Little Book of Offers contains vouchers for retailers in the town.

#ChuckleLounge: Chuckle Brothers perform in Live Lounge

The Chuckle Brothers performed in BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge earlier today (Thursday, October 30th, 2014), as part of the #ChuckleLounge.

Darlington North Retail Park given green light

The Darlington North Retail Park, which is set to create 150 jobs in the area, has been given the green light by Darlington Borough Council.

Department for Education offices beginning to take shape

The exterior work on the Department of Education offices is now complete, with the interior set to be finished over the next few months.

The Chuckle Brothers collaborate with grime rapper

The Chuckle Brothers have collaborated with a grime rapper as part of a charity single called "To Me, To You (Bruv)".