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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

Sunflowers honour fallen soldiers

More than 1,200 sunflowers are to be planted in honour of the soldiers from Stockton who died during World War One.

Council hits out at 'scaremongering'

Claims that cobbles along the length of a Teesside town's high street are to be replaced with Tarmac are rubbished by the local council.

Attraction ranked 'most accessible'

Locomotion, the National Railway Museum's County Durham attraction, has been ranked top for disabled access by a charity.

Missing student searchers thanked

The family of a student whose body was found in Windermere thanks those involved in the search operation.

Man, 49, charged with woman's murder

A 49-year-old man is charged with murder after the body of 50-year-old Angela Smeaton is found at an address in Hartlepool.

Council approves care home closures

Council bosses in Durham rubberstamp plans to close the five remaining care homes the authority runs in the county.

Campaign for Miners' Strike inquiry

Amnesty call over Miners' Strike convictions