Emergency food at Christmas

Emergency food at Christmas

For all of us Christmas this year promises to be rather different than Christmases past and many people will be struggling to put food on the table. We find this year that the poorest communities have been hardest hit by the pandemic. To help people find emergency...
A lockdown Halloween

A lockdown Halloween

There is a good chance that Halloween 2020 will be a bit different from other years thanks to ‘you-know-what’.  That doesn’t mean that you can’t have fun or that the issues around Halloween and what happens to all those pumpkins have gone away....
What treasures are in your garden?

What treasures are in your garden?

This year, Durham County Council is running a Garden Treasures competition for residents to share the outdoor spaces they have created during lockdown and celebrate how gardening is helping people cope during this challenging time. Our gardens can also improve our...