Council is still in purdah, but there is a lot going on in the community, and good news on the Business Park!  Further details about the headlines below online at: bit.y/CNB315


• GATC Environment and Recreation Committee meetings, Wednesday 31 May

• Warm Homes campaign – free advice from DCC on managing Energy Costs

• Latest roadworks


• ‘Smishing’ fraud alert – where criminals use text messages to con you

• Vote for your favourite UK castle – Bamburgh, Durham and Raby are all on the list

• Have you signed the Woodland Tree Charter?

• Heart Aycliffe – Churches Together’s Prayer Hub

• Litter-picking with Xcel

• Rose Lodge Care Home named as finalist for national care award

• Veterans Breakfast Club at NAYCC – 10am, Wednesday 7 June

• Low Barns Wildlife Watch (5-11s) – Camouflage and Mini-beasts, 10am-noon, Saturday 10 June

• Powerful Pyramids (5-11s), Durham Oriental Museum, 1-3pm, Saturday 10 June

• Durham Regatta, 10-11 June

• Hitachi plan huge new post-production building: DM/17/01342/FPA