COUNCIL SET TO INVEST £5M TO HELP COVID-HIT BUSINESSES

COUNCIL SET TO INVEST £5M TO HELP COVID-HIT BUSINESSES

The North East’s largest council is poised to invest £5 million to help businesses recover from the coronavirus pandemic. Durham County Council looks set to roll out a grant scheme which would provide up to £40,000 in financial assistance to companies, to help them...
COUNCIL EXTENDS CORONAVIRUS BUSINESS SUPPORT SCHEME

COUNCIL EXTENDS CORONAVIRUS BUSINESS SUPPORT SCHEME

More businesses are set to benefit from a financial support scheme set up to help them deal with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Durham County is widening the eligibility criteria for its local Discretionary Grants Fund so that hundreds more businesses can...
BOOST FOR COMMUTERS AS £10M HORDEN RAILWAY STATION OPENS

BOOST FOR COMMUTERS AS £10M HORDEN RAILWAY STATION OPENS

A new multi-million-pound station in County Durham has opened to passengers. The first scheduled train stopped at the new Horden station this morning (Monday, 29 June), marking the entry into service of the £10.55 million development near Peterlee. Located on South...
VIRTUAL NETWORK WITH YOUR NEIGHBOUR, MAY 14, 11AM

VIRTUAL NETWORK WITH YOUR NEIGHBOUR, MAY 14, 11AM

East Durham businesses are being given the chance to network with fellow companies as the coronavirus lockdown continues. Following the success of their first virtual networking event, Peterlee and Seaham business park groups are once again bringing people together...