Social Dance at Trimdon Station January 28th 2017Social Dance
At Trimdon Station Community Centre, January 28th 2017. Details on their page here.


Hurworth Burn road closure 6th February 2017Road Closure
Following recent high winds the protective netting applied to the underside of Hurworth Burn Railway Bridge has been damaged and needs replacing. It is proposed to undertake the works for up to a period of 3 days from Monday 6 February 2017 between 7.30am-5.00pm per day, with a diversion signed via Trimdon Grange and Deaf Hill toward Wingate and Sheraton area, and vice versa.


PACT Meeting
The Deaf Hill/Trimdon Station PACT meeting will be held at 6pm Thursday 19th January in the Station Road community centre. All welcome.


Funding Cuts
A number of facilities may be at risk at the Station Road community centre due to funding cuts by Parish and County councils, more info here.


Aquanatal ClassesAquaNatal Class
Puddle Ducks are now running an Aqua Natal Class at their Trimdon House Lodge Pool on a Wednesday evening at 6.15pm. Details here.


Foundry Parish
Agenda for the meeting scheduled for 10th January 2017.
All previous minutes etc. also online and available from the Foundry Parish home page.


Health Trainer
Beginners excercise class plus news of new activities for 2017 on the Health Trainer page.


Pilates and Circuit Training at Trimdon GrangeGrange Community Centre
Beginner Pilates, Circuit Training and other events at Trimdon Grange details here!


Village Parish
Trimdon Parish Council minutes are online for the meeting held on 8th November 2016, also previous minutes on their home page.


Dementia advisor serviceDementia Advisor
A new free and confidential service in County Durham to support people with memory problems and the people caring for them. Details here.


Police Reports
As there have been no updates to this section since February 2016, it has been removed from the menu at the top of the page. It is of course still accessible from the other navigation options and all pages are still available.

2017 Garden Waste Scheme
Residents can now sign up for this year’s garden waste collection service. The fortnightly service will run between spring and autumn with 17 collections, the first in March 2017.


Children’s Safety Online
The NSPCC have issued a warning over a Tinder-like app for teenagers, details here.


Warnings about par worn tyresPart Worn Tyres
Motorists are being warned about the safety of part worn tyres after a survey found many do not meet legal requirements in County Durham.


Trimdon Times GuestbookGuestbook
The Guestbook pages (last message added 16th December 2016) are 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. Read it here.


History Section
A new addition to the articles in our history section is Recollections of Trimdon Village, from an interview given by Grace Clark in 1998. Grace was 91 at the time.


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Photo Galleries
Several photo galleries added recently which include Hannah & George Bull’s family, courtesy of John Robinson.
Our galleries contain hundreds of photographs related to Trimdon and covering a wide range of subjects; history, recent pics, family albums and various personal collections kindly provided by numerous website visitors.

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 22nd December 2016 – Glaister family)

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