The next monthly litter pick scheduled for Saturday 4th April has been cancelled.
As published on Facebook 17th March 2020.
We are sorry to announce that all acts of public worship in our Church have been suspended until further notice.
We will be keeping contact via Facebook and phoning round people.
Food bank will continue. Funerals and certain private services might be able to take place. The Church will be opening for private prayer over the coming weeks – please keep an eye on facebook and noticeboards for details.
The fundraising event on Friday 10th April has been cancelled due to the Corona virus.
Announced today this years Durham Miner’s Gala has been cancelled amid fears over the corona virus. This was scheduled to take place on 11th July 2020.
Following the recent Government advice on public gatherings, Durham Constabulary has decided to suspend the regular Police and Communities Together (PACT) meetings which take place across the force area.
The decision has been taken to protect those who attend the meetings during the current Covid-19 outbreak and our beat officers will still be out there: patrolling the streets, responding to incidents and dealing with community concerns.
While you wont see our officers at neighbourhood meetings for a while, you’ll still see them on the streets and there are plenty of other ways to get in touch with your local beat team, through email, social media or website.
Please be advised that the following meetings have been cancelled:
18th March – Finance and Planning Committee
19th March – Allotment Committee
In the interests of health and safety of our staff and visitors the building at both the following will be closed until further notice:
- Charlie Wayman Changing Rooms
- Pavilion in the Miners Welfare Recreation Ground
You are welcome to enjoy the outdoor facilities at your own discretion.
Enquires can be made to:
Or email to
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in these unprecedented times
NOTICE FROM COUNTY DURHAM CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU
In light of the newest announcements regarding Covid-19 we are suspending all outreach sessions with immediate effect.
NB: Please note that the below contact numbers are still available at present for clients to make contact via telephone
Switchboard: 0300 323 1000 (Mon-Thurs 9am–5pm & Fri 9am-4:30pm)
Debt Advice line: 0300 323 2000 (Mon–Fri 9am-1pm)
General Adviceline 0300 330 9027 (Mon-Fri 10am-4pm)
Help to Claim Adviceline: 0800 144 8444 (Mon-Fri 8am-6pm)
Please be aware that due to concerns about the Covid 19 virus Home Group Monday drop in sessions will not be held at Chilton Town Council as of 23rd March 2020.
Anyone needing to contact the Home Group can contact them by the following methods:
Amy on 07730 761557
Gateway on 0191 332 4935