Recent News

  • Take chance to see Queen’s Baton Relay
    Members of the public are being encouraged to take up the best vantage points available to see the Queen’s Baton Relay as it visits County Durham ahead of the...
    Published: 13/07/2022
  • Fun and Food programme back for summer holidays
    Children across County Durham can enjoy a fun-packed summer break by taking advantage of a range of free activities during the school holidays.
    Published: 13/07/2022
  • Spennymoor Horticultural Show and Family Fun Day 2022
    Spennymoor Town Show will take place in Jubilee Park in September 2022, exhibits to be benched on 2 September between 3-7pm
    Published: 13/07/2022
  • Party in the Park 2022
    Jubilee Park, Spennymoor No ticket required, free entry - Friday 12th August 6-11pm, gates open 5.30pm Free live music for all the family. Including, bungee, trampolining, bouncy castle, giant slide, catering...
    Published: 28/06/2022

The Bob Abley Art Gallery

The Bob Abley Art Gallery is a cultural gem – open seven days a week here at the Town Hall, it is constantly updated with thought-provoking and exciting works, many available for purchase.

Commercial and Facilities Manager, Colin Ranson, explains the gallery’s affinity with the great Norman Cornish, its importance to Spennymoor’s social history and how it promotes the ground-breaking work of pioneering local artists.

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Spennymoor Allotments Policy

Spennymoor has an abundance of allotments, and the Town Council would like to maximise their benefit for anyone interested in developing green fingers.

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