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Sedgefield Development Trust

This website is a community enterprise, one of the projects of Sedgefield Development Trust Limited (SDT) and is the online version of the Sedgefield News.

Sedgefield News is distributed at the end of every month by a team of over 80 volunteers. This web site is updated on the 1st of each month inline with each monthly edition.

Produced by volunteers for the people of Sedgefield, Bradbury, Mordon and Fishburn


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FRONT PAGE NEWS
We are fortunate to live in a lovely part of the world, and one of things that makes it so special is the tremendous sense of community spirit. During the pandemic it was heartening to see so many people volunteering to provide help to their neighbours. In more normal times, our community supports an astonishing number of voluntary groups and it’s one of the reasons people love living here. You can take part in a 5km run, join an art group, plant trees to create a new wood or visit a vibrant farmers market – and all this can be done in a single weekend! The Sedgefield News Diary Page was always full.

But many voluntary groups have had to pause during the pandemic, or adapt, developing creative, often online, solutions to keep going. As we head out of lockdown, many of these organisations may need help to start up again. Some older volunteers will want to step down, their work done, so perhaps it’s time for batons to be passed to the next generation.
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Also in the Sedgefield News


News

Read all the articles published in latest edition of the Sedgefield News including Greener Sedgefield, Sedgefield news from the past and the Schools.


Community Life

Read about the latest community life stories, including, Neighbourhood Watch, Police report, SDT Projects, Ceddesfeld Hall, Nature Diary and your letters.


Sport

Chris Lines brings you a round up from the Harriers Athletics, Sedgefield Youth Football Teams, Squash, Rugby, Cricket, Bowls and more.


Event Diary

All the details you need to know about the monthly events in and around Sedgefield including, the local history society, U3A, Quiz nights, County market, Veterans, WI, Sedgefield in Bloom, Sedgefield Blues club and more.


Regular Events

A round up of the regular events from Sedgefield Library, The Hub, Social Club, Sew Easy, The Churches, Playgroups and more.


Trust Projects

A summary of the Development Trust projects including the Farmers Market, Energy Switch, Woodland & Wildlife plus Homework Help..

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AVERAGE SAVING.

Sedgefield still continue to have the highest switching rate in the country.

Energy Switch

Sedgefield Energy Switch is an initiative from Sedgefield Development Trust

Working together with iChoosr, we're trying to help Sedgefield residents save money on their domestic gas and electricity bills.

Key dates:

  Tuesday 30th March-Registration Opens
  Monday 17th May-Registration Closes
  Tuesday 18th May-Day of Auction
  Monday 31st May-Offers letters issued
  Tuesday 29th June-Offer acceptance closure

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Register

Registering for the energy switch commits you to absolutely nothing. Once registration closes, there is a tendering process after which you will receive a personal offer. You then simply choose to accept or not, if you think it is worth it.



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Latest news about our community regeneration support

Sedgefield Development Trust Projects

SDT is a registered Charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee and is owned and controlled by the community. All surplus income raised by all SDT projects must be used to benefit the communities of Sedgefield, Fishburn, Mordon and Bradbury.
SDT is a member of the Development Trusts Association. Company No 4312745. Charity No 1100906.

Sedgefield Farmers Market
Farmers Market

The market is held every first Sunday of the Month, on the village green, from 8.30am to 12.30pm.

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Sedgefield Farmers Market
Woodland & Wildlife

A community conservation project which relies on volunteers who donate their time to the upkeep and development of the woodland site near the NETPark.

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Sedgefield Homework Help
Homework Help

Homework Help volunteers help students and pupils with their homework, to gain understanding and confidence so that they can do more on their own.

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Other SDT Projects

Our trust members and volunteers have contributed immensely to our growth and community projects and with your support it will continue long in to the future.

Roger Clubley, Chairman, Sedgefield Development Trust.

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