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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Looking for Excitement in the New Year? Kynren’s Open Call could be just what you need. “The Story of Us is The Story of YOU!”

Kynren are welcoming curious individuals and keen families, who may be thinking about volunteering for the 2018 event, to a 90 minute tour behind the scenes. They are recruiting for all aspects of the production - onstage, backstage and publicfacing, so you can meet the horses, see the costumes close up, tour the props workshop, check out some state-of-the art tech and talk to the fantastic team leaders about the roles you can play. No reservation or registration needed; just park on site 10 minutes before the session, wearing comfortable shoes & outdoor clothing. The sessions are at 6.30pm on Wednesdays, 6th December & 17th January.


December Events At A Glance

Fri 1st: Sedgefield Village Veterans Christmas Fayre: 10am–12 noon at the Parish Hall
U3A: Christmas Party. 2pm in the Parish Hall. Music from Lol & Maxine Crallan. Members free, Visitors welcome, £3 at the door.
Sat 2nd: Drop in Surgeries: Cllr John Robinson. 9 – 9.45am Bradbury & Mordon Village Hall; 10 – 11am Sedgefield Library; 11.15 – 12 noon Fishburn Community Centre.
Cricket Club Quiz: 8pm at the Cricket Club. Quiz entry fee £1 per person.
Sedgefield Snow Party: Events throughout village. Ceddefeld Hall: Craft Fayre Parish Hall: Santa & Stalls, St Edmund’s: Carol Service and Village Green: Christmas lights switched on.
Sun 3rd: Sedgefield Christmas Farmers’ Market: On the Village Green from 8.30am.
Mon 4th: Local History Society: Ceddesfeld Hall, 7.45pm. A talk with slides on “Stained Glass Windows” by Olley Burton.
Tue 5th: Neighbourhood Watch Meeting: 7pm Fletcher Room, Parish Hall. All Welcome
Sedgefield Gardening Club: Christmas Party. 7.30pm at Ceddesfeld Hall.
Wed 6th: Sedgefield WI: 7:15pm, Parish Hall. Entertainment by Ceddesfeld Ukelele Group.
Faith Supper. Members' Competition: a favourite CD. Visitors welcome.
Thu 7th: Sew Easy: Parish Hall Boardroom 7pm - 9pm. Call 622447 for information.
Mayor’s Carol Service: St Edmund’s Church
Fri 8th: Sedgefield Country Market: Parish Hall 10am to 11.30am. Home baked produce, Crafts, Jams, Cards, Plants, Refreshments. For information call 629441.
Sedgefield Racecourse Christmas Beer festival Race Day: Gates open 10.40am. Live entertainment ‘The Lorraine Crosby Band’ from 3.30pm onwards in The Paxton Stand. Tickets available from the racecourse; £14 in advance.
Tue 12th: Ladies' Club Christmas Social & Buffet. 8pm @ Ceddesfeld Hall.
Fri 15th: Willowdene Care Home, Lizard Lane: 1.30pm – 4.30pm. Mulled Wine & Mince Pie Christmas Gathering, featuring an Elvis Tribute Concert from Mike Memphis. For further information Tel. Angela, 01740 771310.
Dementia Friendly Communities (Sedgefield) Launch Event: 11am – 2pm at Sedgefield Fire Station
Sedgefield in Bloom Christmas Coffee Morning: 10 – 11.30am @ The Parish Hall. Refreshments, stalls, raffle, tombola.
Live Music Xmas Party at Sedgefield Cricket Club: 7.30pm. Main guest: Happy Cats. Also, Three Sheets to the Wind, John Wrightson Band, John Weighell and Billingham Silver Band. Admission £12, inc. Xmas buffet. Tel 621347.
Fri/Sat 15th/16th: Christmas Concert: 7pm in the Parish Hall. The Lyric Singers, SLYC & Lirica with seasonal entertainment.
Tue 19th: Sedgefield, Ferryhill & District Flower Club: Members’ day. Christmas lunch at Dun Cow, Sedgefield at 12.30pm.
Tue 26th: Boxing Day Racing at Sedgefield: Gates open 11am. Advance tickets £18
Wed 27th: Sedgefield LHS and Village Veterans: 10.45am at the war memorial. WWI commemoration for John James Marshall
Wed 27th-Sat 30th: Sedgefield Players’ Pantomime: Alan Frayn’s “The Pied Piper”. 7pm plus Saturday matinee at 2pm. Tickets £7 from Tickety Boo or 07763 357846


Sedgefield Development Trust Projects

Our trust members and volunteers have contributed immensely to our growth and community projects. For more information about the Trust and it's projects or to advertise on Sedgefield Web please email us.
Energy Switch
Savings of over £131,000 has been achieved by the residents of Sedgefield

Working together with iChoosr, we help Sedgefield residents save money on their gas & electricity bills.

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.

REGISTER NOW
Important Dates

The next auction period key dates are:

  • 5th December 2017 -Registration Opens
  • 12th February 2018-Registration Closes
  • 13th February 2018 -Day of Auction
  • 26th February 2018 -Offers issue start date
  • 27th March 2018 -Offer acceptance closure
Key Facts
  • Savings of over £131,000 has been achieved by the residents of Sedgefield
  • Registrations for the scheme now exceed 1300
  • Over 600 people have switched
  • The highest individual saving is in excess of £800
  • £225 has been the average saving in Sedgefield
  • Sedgefield still continue to have the highest switching rate in the country

Sedgefield Farmers Market
A market run by VOLUNTEERS and helpers.

Farmers Market

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

Sedgefield Web
A resource that you will use again and again

Sedgefield Web

Sedgefield Web is a community enterprise which transforms the Sedgefield News into an online information hub.

Bee Keeping in Sedgefield
Are you interested in learning about bee keeping?

The Bees at Hardwick

With the help of a grant brokered by SDT we will have more hives and colonies in 2017.

More Projects By The SDT

Sedgefield In Pictures

Work by award winning local photographer Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson
  • Photographs of Sedgefield Village and the surrounding area by Chris Ferguson