town in County Durham, England

Darlington is a town in County Durham, England. Darlington had population of 97,838 in 1997.[1] The town is on the East Coast mainline and has from many intercity rail dervices, including routes to London, Newcastle upon Tyne, Edinburgh, Leeds and Manchester. The towns is well known for its football team, Darlington F.C..

Darlington town centre

The Darlington Economic Campus has officials from nine government departments. It is part of the government’s plan to move 22,000 civil service jobs out of London.[2]

References change

  1. Census 2001 - Population Pyramids - Darlington UA
  2. Strauss, Delphine (2023-08-07). "Hybrid working put to the test as 'London-centric' UK civil service heads north". Financial Times. Retrieved 2023-08-08.