Cat Deliberately Killed
A family pet was attacked and killed by occupants of a car which stopped and let dogs into the garden where Lilly the cat should have been safe. From our Facebook page.
BBC Tees radio program hosted by Gary Philipson, original article broadcast 8th November 2017
Updates aired 13th November 2017, third recording includes interview with Police commissioner Ron Hogg,
More on the same subject from the Northern Echo, Monday 13th November 2017.
'What's On' updated for November 2017 here.
Grange Community Centre
What's On and future activities updated for October
Three updates to Trimdon PC minutes for June and July, including the Extraordinary Meeting regarding the doctor's surgery.
Full menu on our business pages now, delivers to all local areas including Trimdon
Active play sessions at Trimdon Colliery, 4-5pm every Thursday from 28th September to 30th November. Click poster for details
Free local business directory listing for any Trimdon-based service, shop or community facilities at the Business Directory. Use the normal Contact page to add your details.
Parish Council Info & Minutes
Two separate parish councils operate in Trimdon;
Incidents in Trimdon
Burglary, Car Crime, Fire, Accidents etc. are often not reported in the local papers or anywhere else. Please use this page to leave a quick note or comment about any incidents happening in and around Trimdon so that others can see what's happening. Last report added 19/11/2017
IT'S UP 2 U
Voting for community project funding at the Community College 25th Nov
What's On at the Library
November at the Village library, please contact the library on 03000 269 522.
Beyond The Call of Duty
A former paramedic from Trimdon has been honoured for dedicating half a century to the region’s life-saving ambulance service. 74 yr old Bob Foster was at its Beyond the Call of Duty Awards ceremony at Sedgefield’s Hardwick Hall Hotel. Northern Echo.
Research - Can You Help?
This section is available for anyone who would like to ask genealogy or other queries of Trimdon families. Many people ask for information regarding their family tree etc. - perhaps you could help? (updated 19th October 2017 - Jimmy Welch (original query Oct 2015))
Latest additions to our galleries are Trimdon Walkabout photos from October 2017, courtesy of George Ford
The History section of the website has many articles submitted by readers, which give a remarkable insight into local life in the war years and earlier. A recent addition is Recollections of Trimdon Village, from an interview given by Grace Clark in 1998. Grace was 91 at the time.
Booklets published in the 1960's can also be found here, plus many chapters from Trimdon Snippets.
Local Community Centres and Facilities
- Trimdon Station Community Centre
- Trimdon Grange Community Centre
- Trimdon Community College
- Trimdon Village Hall
- Trimdon Library Noticeboard
- Trimdon Health Trainers
- Incidents In Trimdon
The guestbook has been updated to make it easier to add messages. It is available for anyone to use to leave a message, question or opinion on anything related to Trimdon, and contains messages from 2004 onwards. – no log-in or sign-up required. Last message added 19th November 2017. Read it here.
Have a quick look in our Archives - there's bound to be something of interest in amongst all those pages. Even old copies of Trimdon Messenger and reports from the now defunct Joint Trimdons Regeneration Partnership.
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