Little Council news during the election period of course, but a fabulous promotional video to watch, and some great things to do during the Easter holidays. .  Internet links to the articles below are at:


• DCC Economy Scrutiny meeting, 30 March

• This is Durham, Place of Light video

• Household bins will be emptied as normal during the Easter holidays

• If you register, you can report a wide range of problems to DCC online

• Are you registered to vote?  Register before 13 April to have your say on 4 May.

• Latest roadworks information


• Woodham PACT meeting

• Durham Countryside Spring newsletter

• HealthWatch County Durham March newsletter

• Online scam: ‘Law-Abiding Citizen’

• Children & Young People’s Activities during the Easter Holidays

• FREE holiday activities at Greenfield Arts

• Family pond-dipping (510s), Low Barns Nature Reserve, 1-3pm, Tuesday 11 April, £3

• Sikh festival of Vaisakhi (511s), 1-3pm, Durham Oriental Museum, Wednesday 12 April

• Easter Fun Activity Packs (4-11s) available at Locomotion Museum Shildon, Friday 14 – Monday 17 April, £1, plus FREE family learning trail.

• Have you been to see the DLI Gallery in Palace Green yet