CLUB HUB AWARDS 2022 – FINALISTS ANNOUNCED Local business owner Alison Fraser who runs Tiny Toes Bumps and Babies CIC (Tiaki Pregnancy and Baby Centre www.facebook.com/tiakipregnancyandbaby) in Consett is a finalist for the Not for Profit Business of the year category of the Club Hub Awards 2022. The Club Hub award finalists were announced on 1 March. […]
Newcastle Falcons players helped make a brave boy’s dream come true this week when six-year-old Seth Murray Heighway was the guest of honour at training. Seth, from Consett RFC Minis, is due in hospital on Friday after being diagnosed with a brain tumour just under a month ago, and as he and his family prepare […]
Lots to tell you about in terms of websites and events. Leadgate Community History Club is exploring holding in person talks and also a possible of couple of on line talks more details to follow. Take a look at the History Club website. CDHI have a new website https://consettheritage.co.uk/ Also their Spring Exhibition is 5th-7th May […]
Residents in County Durham can now hire an electric vehicle for the day, as part of a new car club service. Car club scheme The car club has three fully electric cars available to borrow, which residents can hire for an hour up to a full day. It costs £5 a month to join the […]
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. The latest photos is for the presentation of cheque to Delta North. This is the 87th small grant we have made to community groups. Also cheque donation to Bishop […]
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.
An exciting, fun, creative project for young people (8-12 yrs) living in Consett and the surrounding Co. Durham area. Work with professional actors, learn performance skills and devise your own short play to perform outdoors in Blackball Park to friends & family!
The Gala Theatre in Durham are touring a free family theatre show, ‘Billy Shakes: Wonder Boy!’ to Blackhill and Consett park this summer and would really appreciate some help to spread the word to local families. The performances will be on Thursday 12th August at 11am & 2pm. The shows are free to attend (no […]
I am the secretary of the Consett Pool League, and we are hoping to start with our pool league again this September/October, with our AGM being in August. We are looking for new sponsors for our new season to cover costs, such as admin fees, and trophies etc. We would like to offer you the […]
To the Visit Consett Community It’s come to my attention that the people promoting objection to the Hownsgill Energy from Waste facility being promoted by Project Genesis have been attempting to use the Visit Consett website and social media pages to support their objections. I am therefore making this statement to clarify a few […]