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Police Pets pose for Charity

12 police dogs from the joint Durham, Cleveland and North Yorkshire Dog Support Unit have posed for a charity calendar to help raise money for Paws Up, a retired police dogs fund. More...

Well deserved accolade for Ali Hussein’s cooking

The owner and chef at the East India Takeaway on Front Street, Sedgefield, has won the title, Curry Chef of the Year 2017 at the Bangladesh Caterers Association. More...

“Outstanding in all areas”

Sedgefield Hardwick Primary School has received glowing praise from inspectors who reported that ‘pupils make outstanding progress from their individual starting points in all three key stages’. More...

Sedgefield W.I. 1918-2018: Congratulations!

2018 sees the centenary of the creation of the Sedgefield branch of the Women’s Institute and the ladies have arranged a year of celebration. More...

January Events At A Glance

Wed 3rd: Sedgefield WI: Parish Hall, 7:15pm. “Binchester Roman Fort” by Gordon Henderson. Ginger wine & mince pies. Members' competition: Who was the best woman of the last century, & why?(max 20 words). Visitors always welcome
Fri 5th: U3A: Parish Hall 2pm. Barbara Dixon: "A Ramble round a Registry Office"
Members free, Visitors welcome, £3 at the door.
Sat 6th: Drop in Surgeries: Cllr John Robinson. 9 – 9.45am Bradbury & Mordon Village Hall; 10 – 11am Sedgefield Library; 11.15 – 12 noon Fishburn Community Centre.
Cricket Club Quiz: 8pm at the Cricket Club. Quiz entry fee £1 per person.
Sun 7th: Sedgefield Farmers’ Market: On the village green from 8.30am.
New Generation Church: 10.30am in The Parish Hall.
Mon 8th: Local History Society: Ceddesfeld Hall, 7.45pm.The Lindisfarne Gospels by Olley Burton.
Wives and Friends: Methodist Church Hall 7.30pm. Carrier Bag Sale.
Tue 9th: Ladies’ Club: Ceddesfeld Hall, 8pm. “Why my Top Ten Cafes” Talk by Erland Rendell
Thu 11th: Sedgefield Show Meeting: 8pm @ Sedgefield Social Club
Fri 12th: Sedgefield Country Market: Parish Hall 10am to 11.30am. Home baked produce, Crafts, Jams, Cards, Plants, Refreshments. For information call 629441.
Sun 14th: New Generation Church: 10.30am in The Parish Hall.
Tue 16th: Sedgefield Local History Society and Village Veterans: Commemoration of James Weir Gibbin - Killed in Action, Jan 16 1917. All welcome for a brief ceremony starting at 10.45am at the war memorial.
Sedgefield, Ferryhill & District Flower Club AGM: 2pm, Fletcher Room, Parish Hall.
Fri 19th: Live Music Night at Sedgefield Cricket Club: 7.30 pm. Main guest: Jez Lowe. Also featuring: Rob Lowery, John Weighell and John Wrightson Band. Admission £11, includes buffet. Tel 621347.
The Sedgefield Plan: Sedgefield Town Council Public Meeting, Parish Hall, 7-9pm
Sat 20th: Sedgefield in Bloom Dance: Dance to ‘Rootin Tootin’ in the Parish Hall – tickets £10 (from council offices), includes pie and peas supper; bring your own drinks.
Sun 21st: New Generation Church: 10.30am in The Parish Hall.
Tue 23rd: Mordon and District Ladies Circle. Visit to Parlour Made Production: An insight into cheese making in Mordon.
Fri 26th: Sedgefield Blues Club: A night with Aynsley Lister. Doors open 7pm. Tickets £15. Visit www.sedgefieldblues.com for contact details and further information.
Sun 28th: New Generation Church: 10.30am in The Parish Hall.