Trimdon Concert Brass Band
The Band would like to thank everyone for their support during our recent Christmas street collections. The three collections raised a grand total of £769.63. Best Wishes to Everyone for 2009.

Deaf Hill Miners Banner Group
Result of the Christmas Draw – 20/12/08  1st prize – Signed, framed Sunderland shirt. Number 1517.  2nd prize – £50. Number 0205 3rd prize – £25. Number 0109
Many thanks to all who have supported us in 2008 – David Chaytor

Post Office Robbery
The Station Road Post Office was targeted in an armed raid 23rd Dec. 2008. It is the second attack in the area recently – Wingate North Road office suffered an armed robbery on 8th December.

Snail Race – Trimdon Grange WMC 29th August 2009
A big big thank you to everyone one who attended and participated in the SNAIL RACE at Trimdon Grange WMC on Friday 29th August – organised by Geraldine Wilson of Trimdon Grange Community centre – we had a fantastic night and raised £746.00 for Breast Cancer

Banner March Wednesday July 9th 2008
Despite atrocious weather, Deaf Hill Banner Group paraded the new Lodge Banner and Community Banner round the the streets of Deaf Hill, Trimdon Station and Trimdon Colliery on Wednesday 9 July. £225 was collected towards funds to enable the banner to march in Durham. The Group would like to thank Trimdon Concert Brass, all who helped on the night and especially the people of Deaf Hill and Trimdon Station for their continuing support. David Chaytor, Chair, Deaf Hill Miners Banner Group

St Paul’s Church 21st June 2008
Following the recent closure of the church, the Diocesan Board of Finance has applied for planning permission to convert the building into two dwelling houses.

School Bus Petition 1st September 2008
Sedgefield MP Phil Wilson will be at the Trimdon Station Community Centre on Monday 10am 1st September 2008 to accept the school bus petition from the organisers, Debra Harrison and colleagues .

Durham Race for Life 24th June 2008
Seven members of Trimdon Concert Brass are taking part in the Durham Race for Life on 6th July 2008 to raise money for Cancer Research UK and would really welcome your support. Please take a moment to sponsor Lynsey, Lisa, Jenna, Laura, Sarah, Katie and Laura, and read why they are entering the race. Donations can be made online by credit or debit card at the following address: or alternatively you can make a donation in the collecting bucket located at D & J Jordans, Trimdon Colliery.
** £460.81p raised – Thank you to all who donated, from Lynsey, Lisa, Jenna, Laura, Sarah, Katie and Laura.

Local Vandalism 18th June 2008
In recent weeks damage has been caused in the Foxcover wood, with fences damaged and a caravan being set on fire. If anyone has sold, or had stolen, a caravan with the registration plate S926 SWE, or can provide any other information, please contact either the local Police or use our contact form.