Daily Archives: August 30, 2012

Steam loco comes to Weardale

Weardale Railway has obtained the use of a steam locomotive for use on its heritage passenger services from now until the end of October.  The 15-miles scenic line runs between Stanhope and Bishop Auckland.  Visit www.weardale-railway.com or telephone 01388 526203 … Continue reading

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Jazz at the Weardale Inn

By popular demand, ‘The Mississippi Dreamboats’ are making a return visit to the Weardale Inn, Ireshopeburn on Friday, 28 September.  The band plays in the New Orleans style – familiar tunes with an exciting delivery. Tickets £10 from 01388 537214 or 01388 … Continue reading

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Stanhope Agricultural Show

The 171st show will be held on Sat/Sun, 8th and 9th September.  Saturday’s highlights include: Ponies, sheep, beef cattle, donkeys, industrial tent, small livestock, showjumping, dog obedience, open sulky racing, Stanhope Silver Band.  Attractions: Flyin’ Ryan Motorcycle Stunt Team, and Jive Pony … Continue reading

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