Entries by Alan Shaw

County Council offering Winter Car Safety Checks

Keeping safe on the roads this winter Motorists are being urged to stay safe on the roads this winter by making sure their vehicles are fully prepared. Durham County Council provides MOT testing and winter vehicle health checks at its servicing centres for members of the public and businesses. Health checks involve looking at tyres, […]

Request for Volunteers – Cinnamon Trust

The Cinnamon Trust is the national charity whose wonderful volunteers help people over retirement age and those in the latter stages of a terminal illness by offering all kinds of pet care. We urgently need dog walking volunteers in Annfield Plain, Stanley for a local resident who is not able to walk their three little […]

Council to support new Community Hub proposal

At Tuesday’s Council meeting, Stanley Town Councillors voted unanimously to support a new social project aimed to address social, training, health and wellbeing needs for a range of residents. The project, provisionally named ‘PACT House’, will be a collaboration between Stanley Police, the Town Council and other key partners and will be a ‘one stop […]