Project Genesis Supporting Our Community

The Project Genesis Trust works hard to support the local community. Here are a few photos of cheques being presented to some amazing local groups. Photo of latest donations showing Durham County Councillor Stephen Robinson presenting two cheques for £500 to Steve Watson representing  C-L-S Washington and Derwentside District FA and The Shotley Bridge & […]

Crooked Oak Crafts Wins Award

‘Best Product Business of the Year’ – Crooked Oak Crafts At the end of October 2023 Steph Winter from Crooked Oak Crafts travelled to an award ceremony at Manchester and her business won Best Product Business of the Year. There was 14 other finalists from around the country, and she “still can believe that she […]

Consett In Focus – Photography Exhibition

‘Town of Culture’ – Photographic Project Exhibition As we near the end of our latest Photographic Project – ‘Town of Culture’, we are currently preparing the main exhibition at Willow Burn Hospice, Lanchester. The exhibition will take place between the 7th August and the 7th September.

Soami’s Trio serves Celebrity Guest

Exciting News at Soami’s Trio 📣 Exciting News! 🎉 We had the absolute privilege of serving the renowned BBC chef, Si King of Hairy Bikers fame, right here at our restaurant! 🍽️✨ It was an incredible honor to have such a culinary legend dine with us, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to share this […]

Consett Rugby Club Centenary 2023-24

Consett Rugby Club Centenary 2023-24   Search on YouTube using ‘Consett RFC‘ you can find videos of members talking about various decades of Consett Rugby Club.   Here is Roy Tyerman talking about Consett Rugby in the 1950’s as part of the Clubs Centenary celebrations.