Wednesday, 31st October 2018

CROSS COUNTRY 2018 / 19

This will take place at Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy, Birtley, DH3 2LP on Sunday 4th November 2018. It is open for registration at 10.00am with a ...

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Tuesday, 2nd October 2018

J.J. GRIFFITHS PARTICIPATION TROPHY 2017

This year the trophy for taking part in the most sporting events during the year went to Cheesy waffles Project

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Friday, 2nd February 2018

NEW AFFILIATIONS

DABGC would like to welcome the following new affiliations to our Association: North Star ABC Bishop Auckland Table Tennis Club Mid Durham Youth ...

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Tuesday, 30th January 2018

THE BETTY WOODWARD TROPHY 2016

Once again some very strong nominations so the Activities Committee had to make some difficult decisions on the award of the Betty Woodward Trophy. ...

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Wednesday, 18th October 2017

BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 /17

Our County championships were kindly hosted at Belle Vue Sports Centre in Hartlepool on Saturday 22nd October and we were delighted with the very ...

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Monday, 16th October 2017

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR DABGC STAFF MEMBER

Alan Watson, our Executive Youth Officer, has been awarded the Chairman’s Medal – County Durham’s highest honour by Council Chairman Cllr Edward Ben ...

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Friday, 6th October 2017

AMERICA CHALLENGE 2017

Claire Hodgson from Consett Fire Cadets was successful in gaining a place on this tough challenge in the Appalachian Mountains in North America ...

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Monday, 2nd October 2017

THE BETTY WOODWARD YOUTH ACHIEVEMENT TROPHY 2015 / 2016

We had many strong nominations for the Betty Woodward Trophy, which is awarded on an annual basis to the Young Person of the Year from within the ...

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Tuesday, 5th September 2017

POWERBOATING

This exciting activity on the River Tees, next to the famous Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge was on offer to our affiliated clubs. Several clubs ( ...

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Tuesday, 8th August 2017

INTER CLUB BOYS 11 A SIDE FOOTBALL COMPETITION

We held our Inter Club Percy Beattie Under 14 Trophy and the DLI Under 16 Trophy as preseason tournaments at Gateshead Redheugh on Sunday 6th August ...

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Friday, 4th August 2017

GIRLS UNDER 16 INTERNATIONAL ROSEBOWL TOURNAMENT

Once again, the Girls Under 16 International Rosebowl Tournament was held in Newcastle upon Tyne between the 1st and 3rd August. The team was ...

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Thursday, 27th July 2017

APPLE PROJECT

Alan Watson our Executive Youth Officer has been instrumental in securing an important working contact with Apple which has opened up opportunities for our affiliated clubs and several have taken advantage to obtain some specialised top quality training from Apple.

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Wednesday, 12th July 2017

National Table-Tennis Championships 2016/2017

The Table-Tennis finals were held in Lincoln on Saturday 8th July 2017. This was a good quality venue, which was well presented for both players and ...

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Monday, 3rd July 2017

GIRLS 5 A SIDE FOOTBALL COMPETITION 2016 /17

Our County Under 12, 14 and 16 5-a-side football competitions were held at the Soccarena in Durham on the 12th March. The quality of the football ...

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Monday, 3rd July 2017

BOYS 5 A SIDE FOOTBALL COMPETITION 2016 /17

Our County Under 12, 14 and 16, 5-a-side football competitions were held at the Soccarena in Durham on the 11th March. Some excellent football was ...

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Friday, 30th June 2017

STUBBERS ADVENTURE WEEKEND

Brandon Carrside YCP and Mid Durham Youth Project enjoyed a fantastic weekend in Essex in June undertaking a range of outdoor activities on land and ...

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Thursday, 22nd June 2017

CHARITY GOLF DAY - 19TH JUNE 2017

On a warm June day our annual Golf Tournament took place at the splendid Brancepeth Castle Golf Club. We are sincerely grateful for the warm welcome ...

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Thursday, 15th June 2017

NEW AFFILIATIONS

DABGC would like to welcome the following new affiliations to our Association: Consett Young Firefighter Association Burnopfield Juniors Deric Youth ...

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Friday, 9th June 2017

County Table-Tennis 2016/17

This was held at Throston Young Peoples Centre in Hartlepool on 6th June. We would like to thanks Sarah McCluskey and her team from Throston for ...

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Tuesday, 6th June 2017

CONSETT FIRE SERVICE ACTIVITY DAY

Consett Fire Service worked alongside DABGC to offer an activity and Educational Day on the 3rd June. Ten young people from Mid Durham Youth Project ...

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Monday, 29th May 2017

County Athletics Championships

Our annual County Athletics Championships were this year held at Middlesbrough Sports Village on the 28th May. This superb venue produced a sparkling ...

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Wednesday, 10th May 2017

Pool Championships 2016 /17

Our county round of the DABGC Pool championships were held at Lambton Street Youth Centre on the 16th March 2017 and we are sincerely grateful to ...

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Thursday, 27th April 2017

OCEAN YOUTH TRUST - NORTH SHIELDS TRIP

All the young people had an absolutely fabulous time away on this one-week sailing residential experience. The week consisted of a range of team ...

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Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

NABGC NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016/17

The NABGC National Cross-Country Championships were held at Stubbers Adventure Centre in Essex on Saturday 18th February at an excellent venue. Once ...

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Thursday, 17th November 2016

WHERE ARE THEY NOW

INVEST IN YOUNG PEOPLE IT LASTS A LIFETIME Don Hutchinson (Redheugh) and Michael Bridges (Cleveland Hall) both ex-professional footballers are now ...

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Thursday, 20th October 2016

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING / PRESENTATION OF AWARDS NIGHT 2016

We were again delighted that over 350 young people, together with parents and supporters attended the evening held at Ramside Hall Hotel, Durham on ...

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Friday, 14th October 2016

NABGC VISIT PARLIAMENT

The two Executive Youth Officers of the association were invited to give a presentation on the activities of the association to Members of Parliament ...

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Friday, 30th September 2016

RIO OLYMPICS 2016

We were delighted that a range of young people who have represented the Durham Association in the past were selected to represent Great Britain at the 2016 Olympic Games at Rio in Brazil.

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Thursday, 29th September 2016

NEW AFFILIATIONS

DABGC would like to welcome the following new affiliations to our Association: Middlesbrough Ladies FC Washington AFC Barmoor Hub Durham City Youth ...

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Thursday, 8th September 2016

APPLE PROJECT

Our Executive Youth Officer – Alan Watson has championed a fantastic initiative over the last 2 years by gaining a partnership with Apple – not only in the UK but also in the USA where a range of training has enabled the association to gain more skills and expertise in the use and range of Apple products and equipment.

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Thursday, 12th May 2016

DABGC COUNTY ATHLETICS THIS YEAR AT MIDDLESBROUGH SPORTS VILLAGE – 10TH JULY 2016

This year our annual DABGC County Athletics will be held at Middlesbrough Sports Village on the 10th July 2016.

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Monday, 14th September 2015

ALYSON DIXON 4TH IN GNR ELITE WOMEN

Alyson Dixon (formally with Sunderland Harriers) finished 4th in the Elite Women’s race at the 2015 Great North Run.

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Tuesday, 30th January 2018

THE BETTY WOODWARD TROPHY 2016

Once again some very strong nominations so the Activities Committee had to make some difficult decisions on the award of the Betty Woodward Trophy. This trophy is presented on an annual basis to the Young Person of the Year from within affiliated clubs of the Association. The criterion is open-ended except that the young person must be a regular member of the club and aged between 16 years and 21 years. The winners of last years Betty Woodward Trophy were Sophie Miller from Lumley Ladies FC and Elle Smith from Stanley Young Peoples Centre.