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Snow White - Lily Roberts and Tinkerbell - Polly Emmerson at Railway Rascals.

Railway Rascals is a runaway success

Parents are hoping that funding cuts won’t effect the success of their council-subsidised children’s group. Railway Rascals takes place every Thursday at The Monkewearmouth Railway Museum from 1.30-2.20pm. Children and their parents and carers are encouraged to take part in the variety of tasks that are put on each session. […]

New streetlights will halve council energy costs

New streetlights will halve council energy costs

Replacement streetlights on the A1231, Wessington Way, will cut energy consumption by 50 per cent, generating £11,000 in annual council savings. The ‘Sustainable Lighting Project’ involves the replacement of over 200 streetlights on Wessington Way; changing the high wattage ‘orange’ lights to new more energy efficient and safe ‘white’ light […]