Monthly Archives: May 2013

Scooter and Music Festival for Stanhope

The last weekend in June sees Stanhope proudly hosting the first year of a unique new music festival on Stanhope Show ground.  Stone Valley Scooter and Music Festival will bring scooter enthusiasts from all over the north to meet and … Continue reading

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Weardale Railway to run only ‘special’ trains

The Weardale Railway has made the decision not to run Heritage trains on the line this year and instead offer ‘special-themed’ trains, concentrating on ‘value-added’ services such as lunch, afternoon tea and evening dining trains.  The company is also planning … Continue reading

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County Council’s plans to ‘re-model’ school may include closing down its historic building

As Wolsingham School approaches its 400th anniversary, the building, which people will flock to, is under threat of extinction.  Durham County Council has revealed it has ‘multi-millions’ of pounds to spend on Wolsingham School now seen as a priority because … Continue reading

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