Recent News

  • Double Vision
    Artwork by twins Chris and Steve Rocks, abstract artists with a celebrity following can be seen in the Bob Abley Gallery in their home town
    Published: 23/09/2022
  • A Time for Reflection
    On September 18th the Town Mayor, will hold a short ceremony at the Town Hall to honour and give thanks to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
    Published: 14/09/2022
  • Recruitment Open Day
    North East Autism Society are hiring, they are holding an open day on Saturday 10 September 2022 between 10am-2pm at Aycliffe School
    Published: 23/08/2022
  • Family Fun Day - September 2022
    Jubilee Park, Spennymoor Saturday 3rd September 2022, 11am to 3pm Free entry & free rides
    Published: 16/08/2022

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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