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Get active for less this June
Published June 16, 2019 1.00am
Join the gym for £5 between 17 - 30 June and pay nothing more until August.
Radio host unveiled as regional ambassador for Vélo North
Published June 07, 2019 1.00pm
To coincide with the official route announcement, organisers of Vélo North have unveiled the 'Voice of the North', BBC Newcastle's Alfie Joey, as the official regional ambassador for the event.
Volunteers recognised for their priceless contribution
Published June 06, 2019 10.08am
Dedicated volunteers are being recognised for their hard work in running a range of community events and activities across County Durham.
Three months free on paid in full annual gym memberships
Published June 01, 2019 10.22am
Sign up to an annual gym membership between 1 - 30 June and get three months free!
To the pool... and beyond
Published May 29, 2019 10.15am
Disney fans can blast off with Buzz, Woody and friends when Toy Story themed swimming sessions launch in County Durham pools this summer.
Disney Inspired Family Fun Swim Sessions
Published May 20, 2019 11.35am
Join us for new Disney inspired themed pool adventures, with Disney's most-loved characters including Woody and Buzz Lightyear from Disney•Pixar's Toy Story.
Get fit and make new friends with free walking sessions
Published May 17, 2019 9.23am
A pensioner who discovered a new lease of life after joining a walking group is urging others to follow in his footsteps during National Walking Month.
Slow to 20 road safety scheme set for 6 more schools
Published May 07, 2019 3.48pm
A successful scheme to improve road safety by introducing part-time 20mph speed limits around schools looks set to be rolled out to a further six sites.
'City Celebrations' to deliver unforgettable #CWC19 fan experience in Durham
Published May 02, 2019 1.46pm
This summer thousands of new and existing cricket fans will have the opportunity to get up close to the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup action as all 10 world class host cities bring the tournament to life in iconic locations.
Paula Radcliffe's new family athletics event to make global debut in Durham
Published March 28, 2019 4.40pm
A new concept that encourages families to exercise together will make its global debut in the North East this summer.