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iPad Update

2021-05-13T17:18:58+01:00May 13th, 2021|iPad|

The iPad group will be starting  up again (albeit in the garden) on Tuesday 1st June from 1.30 pm We will probably  do lots of coffee, chatting and catch up rather than technology for the first meeting  but we will try to solve any problems you may be having on your [...]

Posters for u3a Day

2021-05-09T16:30:16+01:00May 9th, 2021|All members|

As promised I’ll be sitting near Tommy this Tuesday from 1.30 till 2.30 for people to collect posters for the upcoming U3A day. Hopefully if you can take a couple each and distribute them around the town in shops, cafes, doctors surgeries etc. we’ll be able to suitably advertise our wonderful [...]

Update Art Appreciation

2021-05-04T09:16:47+01:00May 4th, 2021|Art Appreciation|

Most galleries are reopening this month, but since there are still restrictions on the numbers who can meet up indoors, it would seem wise to wait another month before we next meet up, perhaps at the Laing, which seems to have interesting exhibitions planned. Watch this space for details of any [...]


2021-05-04T09:15:00+01:00May 4th, 2021|Trivial Pursuit|

Hi! Hoping you are well and raring to go! It seems we are in for a long spell of unsettled weather, so I’ve decided it may be rather difficult to have any sort of small garden gatherings as I had hoped. Hence I hope to contact you in about a month [...]

Dog Thefts

2021-04-02T10:08:31+01:00April 2nd, 2021|A Durham Police|

Dog Thefts You may have seen in various forms of social media over the past month or so, a great number of references from various users to dog thefts, properties being marked by 'dog nappers', vans driving around the areas with suspicious males looking to steal dogs and a number of [...]

Election Fraud

2021-04-02T10:05:41+01:00April 2nd, 2021|A Durham Police|

Police Crime and Victims Commissioner For County Durham and Darlington Election - Thursday 6th May 2021 The elections for the next Police Crime and Victims’ Commissioner for County Durham and Darlington will take place on Thursday 6th May 2021. PCVC’s are elected every four years and the election gives the public [...]


2021-03-23T15:28:30+01:00March 23rd, 2021|A Durham Police|

  Worried About Getting Hacked? Dear Subscriber, Over 15,000 hacked email and social media accounts reported in one year. If a hacker got into your email or social media account, what would they find? Health and banking information? Names and contact details for your friends and family? Private photos and messages? [...]

News Newsletter – March Edition 02/03/2021 

2021-03-08T12:42:25+01:00March 8th, 2021|A Durham Police|

Our News Newsletter - March Edition Dear Carole We are pleased to share our March OUR NEWS newsletter, created by Neighbourhood Watch Network (the umbrella organisation for Neighbourhood Watch across England and Wales) for all Neighbourhood Watch supporters - from households to volunteers. The newsletter is attached (see below) or can be viewed by clicking on [...]

Top Ten Scams

2021-03-08T12:35:20+01:00March 8th, 2021|A Durham Police|

ALL scams are despicable and so are the scammers who are using the current pandemic to their advantage There has been a 66% increase in scams. 1 in 3 are receiving scams. However, it is so under reported, that the figures don’t reflect the true picture. Please DO NOT be afraid [...]