West Rainton Community Information Portal

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BBC News: 'New chapter' in US-Cuba ties
Wednesday 17th December 2014
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Welcome to your West Rainton Community Information Portal for the Houghton-le-Spring area

This portal gives you super quick access to local news and information around West Rainton and the Houghton-le-Spring area - plus the very best of the internet! Enter any UK postcode in the Your Location tab (top right) and all the local news, events and links currently set for West Rainton will relocate for you! This will allow you to use this same site while you are travelling on business or on holiday - so you don't have to learn lots of different websites to have an in depth view of another area. So to save time and money make this 2day portal your homepage (Click the 'Make Homepage' button in Tools.)

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Historic Photos, Maps & Jigsaws of West Rainton
Why not click below for some amazing old photos or maps of West Rainton or the Houghton-le-Spring area in days gone by!

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Live BBC News for County Durham

Tributes paid to crash death driver

The parents of a County Durham driver who died in a crash pay tribute to their 23-year-old son.

Review into new father's death

A review is set to take place into the death of a Middlesbrough man who had been out celebrating the birth of his son.

Hartlepool a fresh start - Moore

Manager Ronnie Moore says the Hartlepool United job is a "great opportunity" to put his Tranmere sacking behind him.

All grounds ban for Koran-tearing fan

A football fan who ripped up pages of the Koran during a match is banned from every football ground in England and Wales.

Ray Mallon in bus lane fine U-turn

Hundreds of motorists in Middlesbrough fined for driving in a bus lane will be reimbursed, the town's mayor says.

Food bank expands with £400k grant

A food bank in County Durham is expanding after getting a £400,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund.

Driver dies after taxi collision

A driver is killed in a crash with a taxi near Bishop Auckland in County Durham.

Congestion hotspot works completed

A £3.7m scheme aiming to cut congestion for motorists accessing the A19 near Stockton has been completed.