Puddle DucksPuddle Ducks
Baby and pre-school Swim Academy classes for primary school aged children (up to 10 years) at Trimdon House Lodge on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Details here.

Rachel ElliottDragon Boats
A Trimdon girl has received her second call up to represent her country in the sport of dragon boat racing- story here.

Hey Presto! and Halloween party 2016Hey Presto!
Theatre production aimed at children 27th October, plus Halloween party 28th, full details on the Station Road community centre page.

Trimdon Community CollegeCommunity College
Autumn activities organised by the college for 24th – 28th October here.

Trimfest 2016Trimfest 2016
Half term family fun, celebrating diversity and art from around the world, more details here.

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.

Trimdon Parish
Minutes for the meeting held 20th September are online now.

Step Forward and Dance at Trimdon GrangeGrange Community Centre
‘What’s On’  includes regular weekly activities plus others for the next few weeks. Volunteers still neededdetails here!

Trimdon Health TrainersHealth Trainer Updates
October is Stoptober, free help to stop smoking at the Village Library, details here.

The Guestbook pages (latest message added 13th October 2016) are available for anyone to leave a message, question or opinion on anything related to Trimdon – no log-in or sign-up required. The Guestbook contains messages from visitors from 2004 onwards. Check it out here.

Foundry Parish
Minutes from the latest meetings, 13th September and 12th July online now. (There were no meetings in August)

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.

What’s on in Trimdon Village HallVillage Hall
Updated ‘What’s On’ and future events on their page here.

Consultation on responsible dog ownershipConsultation On Responsible Dog Ownership
Durham County Council is asking the public to have their say on new enforcement powers to help protect our parks and open spaces against irresponsible dog owners. More info here.

halloween_sep2016Trimdon Library
Junior Halloween competition at the Library. Details on the Library page 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

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 26th September 2016 – John Nicholson and wife Elizabeth Gilroy 1853)

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