The front page this week
The front page this week

This week’s Teesdale Mercury is out and it includes a 16-page farming pullout.

In the main paper, here’s what’s making the news…

Primary headteacher speaks out about school cuts.

Summer holiday fun – photos from family events across dale including animal encounters at The Bowes Museum.

Hoard of Roman finds are declared treasure.

Teens with airguns blamed for vandalism in Staindrop.

Charlottee rides to glory as she becomes British champ.

Anger over Toft Hill homes.

Fears over social isolation.

Museum to pay tribute to dale’s role in Great War.

Sam Turner

The Witham appeal latest.

Megan triumphs in beauty contest.

Business news.

Memorial weekend for rider Thomas Brown.

Quad bike death verdict.

Unloved town garden to become flower meadow and orchard.

Reports and pictures from dale veg and produce shows.

Remember When.

Letters, what’s on, community news, and four pages of grassroots sport including the lowdown on Barnard Castle CC’s title chase…. And much,much more.