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Thermal Imaging Camera Loan Scheme

//A Sedgefield Development Trust Project

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.

Our trustees and volunteers contribute to the improvement of the economic, social, environmental and cultural quality of life of residents.

Sedgefield Development Trust Projects are run by volunteers and you can get involved at any time with any project, speak to us to learn more about each project.

Community projects for the people of Sedgefield, Bradbury, Mordon and Fishburn

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Sedgefield News

The online version of your local paper.

Front Page Headline

Sedgefield Heritage 100

Walk and Talk Trust, a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting physical and mental wellbeing through outdoor activities, has launched its latest project, The Heritage 100.

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Sunday 3rd December 8:30-12:15

Also in the news

Dance and Sporting Champions

As a school we are proud to have our own dance Champion in Year 6 - Carla. She has achieved first place as the East Regional winner of the Epic Dance Championships

NETPark Volunteers

We had the pleasure of welcoming Durham University’s Research Development team onto the Woodland & Wildlife site.

Feeding Families

We are delighted to announce we have moved into our packing centre which is located in Unit 2B, Salters Lane Industrial Estate, Sedgefield TS21 3EE.

Winter cyber security

Is it a festive bargain or costly scam?
Scammers love the holiday shopping season

Mayor’s Corner

December is traditionally the busiest month for a Mayor with a plethora of Carol Services, Civic Services and Christmas events to attend.

Co-op Local Community Fund

A big thank you on behalf of the chosen causes for Round 8 of the Co-op Community Group funding for the Sedgefield cluster.

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// Latest News

Community Life.

Read about the latest community life stories, including, Neighbourhood Watch, Police report, the latest SDT Project news, Sustain Sedgefield, Repair Cafe: Are you a fixer or a mender?, Ceddesfeld Hall, Nature Diary and your letters.

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// What's On?

Regular Events, Diary, Arts & Entertainment.

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, Rock & Blues club, Players/SPYS and more.

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Our Local Sport.

Chris Lines brings you a sports round up from local clubs such as Athletics (Sedgefield Harriers), Sedgefield Football Teams, Squash, Rugby, Cricket, Bowls, Boccia and more.

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//How to submit an article?

Please send your news articles to news@sedgefielddevelopmenttrust.co.uk


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In The Community

Sedgefield Development Trust Projects

Farmers Market

The market is held every first Sunday of the Month, on the village green, from 8.30am to 12.30pm. We have up to 20 stall holders with a wide range of local produce.

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Energy Saving

The Thermal Imaging Camera loan scheme is a new project brought to you by Sedgefield Development Trust. We want to help you spot heat loss around your home with one of our FLIR thermal imaging cameras, which you can loan for free. Its simple to use though your smart phone and it helps you to find draughts in your home..

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Woodland & Wildlife

A newly planted community woodland at NETPark, Sedgefield. With an aim to increase biodiversity and develop a green space for the community.

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Homework Help

Our 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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Friendly Fixers

Do you enjoy getting handy with a hammer or a needle?
Would you like to share your skills and learn new ones?

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Bike and Active Travel

A group set up to promote Cycling and active travel in and around Sedgefield.

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//Dates for your Diary

Make a note of the dates of the Sedgefield Development Trust project dates.

Sunday 3rd December

The market is held every first Sunday of the Month, on the village green, from 8.30am to 12.15pm. We have up to 20 stall holders with a wide range of local produce.

Woodland & Wildlife

We will be holding a family-friendly seed sowing event in late November/early December, to plant up trays with acorns and hazel nuts, and we will continue next spring, with alder and birch seeds. We would love to have your company!


First Saturday of the month from 10:30am to 12:30pm at Fishburn Youth & Community Centre, TS21 4ED.

//More Projects//

Sedgefield Development Trust are also responsible for the Sedgefield News, The Bees at Hardwick, Dido, Sew Easy & Citizen of the Year. Read More +

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