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Press Releases

Spooktacular Success!

2nd November 2016

There was a Gruesome Graveyard located in the centre where visitors could be transformed into marvellous monsters and wicked witches with the help of the centre’s Fiendish Face Painters and Devilish Dress Up Crew.

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Shock Horror at Castle Dene!

27th October 2016

Castle Dene is inviting shoppers to enjoy some spirited skullduggery, freaky frolics and ghostly goings on at the centre from 10am to 3pm on Friday 28th October.

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Successful Summer Fun At Castle Dene!

14th September 2016

It’s not easy to keep the kids entertained over the summer holidays. At Castle Dene Shopping Centre, however, little monsters were kept amused throughout August with free fun via the centre’s own Kids’ Club.

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Castle Dene Shopping Centre Launches FREE Kids’ Club

14th July 2016

To celebrate the launch, a large 3 sided totem is being installed at the shopping centre on Saturday 23rd July from 9.30am to 3pm where children (whether members of the Club or not) are invited to demonstrate their artistic flair and colour it in.

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A Royal Knees Up at Castle Dene Shopping Centre!

17th June 2016

Castle Dene Shopping Centre in Peterlee hosted a day of regal revelry on Saturday which incorporated plenty of free royal-themed entertainment. This included a Jubilant Jewels Craft Workshop where little princes and princesses could make crowns and tiaras using paints, glitter and gems.

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Free Happy Bunnies Workshop!

Cracking Fun Planned for Castle Dene Shopping Centre!

22nd March 2016

Are your kids crafty? Do they enjoy being creative? If so, head along to Castle Dene Shopping Centre on Saturday 26th March from 10am to 4pm for a FREE Happy Bunnies Easter Workshop!

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FREE Wooden Picture Frame Workshop

Mum’s the Word at Castle Dene Shopping Centre!

25th February 2016

Are your kids crafty? Do they enjoy being creative? If so, head along to Castle Dene Shopping Centre on Saturday 5th March from 10am to 4pm for a FREE Picture Frame Workshop!

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Shoppers Rewarded at Castle Dene

5th February 2016

In order to help their shoppers and social media followers beat the winter blues, Castle Dene Shopping Centre in Peterlee ran a Want it Wednesdays promotion throughout January.

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Creepy Capers!

11th November 2015

Halloween has grown in popularity in the UK, with shoppers spending over £450m this year alone as the creepy celebration becomes the second biggest party night after New Year’s Eve.

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Castle Dene’s Next Big Thing

9th July 2015

For the fourth year running, Castle Dene Shopping Centre is hosting its Next Big Thing talent competition for under 18s. Simply complete a form on the centre’s Facebook page, including a link to your YouTube or Instagram video, before Monday 20th July in order to be considered. People can then vote for their favourite from Monday 20th to Monday 27th July.

The heats will take place on Saturday 1st August and the live final show is on Saturday 8th August. The judges will be Barry Parnell, Danielle Moore and Barry Hyde.

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High Adventure at Castle Dene!

16th June 2015

On Saturday 13th June Castle Dene Shopping Centre in Peterlee invited shoppers to enjoy some high adventure during a Climb the Castle Event. An 18ft double-sided climbing wall was erected at the centre allowing children over the age of 5 to scale new heights for free

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Climb the Castle!

8th June 2015

On Saturday 13th June Castle Dene Shopping Centre in Peterlee is inviting you to enjoy some high adventure during a FREE ‘Climb the Castle’ event. There will be an 18ft double-sided climbing wall located at the centre, allowing children over the age of 5 and adults to scale new heights for free.

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County Durham’s Caving Success

28th May 2015

Caving and the exploration of the ground beneath our feet is something that has fascinated people for decades. In the UK we have four major caving areas in North Yorkshire, South Wales, Derbyshire and Mendip, but with limited access to these fascinating underground spaces, inspiring the next generation of subterranean explorers can be something of a challenge.

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Conquer the Cave!

22nd May 2015

With plenty of sweet treats, must-haves of the moment and cracking in-store competitions, Castle Dene Shopping Centre is your one-stop-shop for half term entertainment.

What’s more, on Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th May, we’re inviting shoppers to conquer our mobile cave! We’ll have the UK’s first artificial caving experience providing a fun and exciting replication of real caving, but in a safe and controlled environment.

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Castle Dene’s Charity of the Year!

31st January 2014

We’re delighted to announce that we have chosen The Great North Air Ambulance to be our very first Charity of the Year!

The Great North Air Ambulance was selected from a shortlist of north east based charities thanks to its strong connections to the surrounding area and its focus on saving lives.

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