Young chef cooks up a storm in Venice

Darlington College News

Out of Africa

6th January 2023
TALES of mayor's childhood inspires art students.

Out of Africa

Nepalese chef is on top of the world

7th October 2013
A CATERING student who left the mountains of Nepal for a life in the North-East has scaled new heights by proving he is one of the best chefs in the region.

Nepalese chef is on top of the world

Dancing in the streets

26th July 2013
A PERFORMING arts teacher will be dancing in the streets alongside Britain’s Got Talent sensations Diversity.

Dancing in the streets

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We represent a number of highly successful businesses across a range of sectors operating in the North East of England and beyond, as well as business support organisations. Check out our latest business news or catch up on recent announcements by following the link to our client archives above.


French & Lamming Media is based in North Yorkshire and we operate across the North of England. We are keen to support community organisations that contribute to making our region the oustanding place it is to live and work.


We provide media consultancy to a number of schools and educational organisations including FE, Academies, the independent sector, specialist schools and education policy makers. 

We also teach journalism to school pupils, support schools with student magazines and wider communications, and provide careers advice on all aspects of working in the media. 


We are full-time media consultants to NHS County Durham and Darlington.

In addition, we provide consultancy to Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield Clincial Commissioning Group, North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group, Darlington Clinical Commissioning Group, the North East Public Health Observatory, and Darlington Drug and Alcohol Action Team.


An automotive anorak from the age of four, Ian Lamming secured his dream job as a motoring correspondent in 1991.  Since then he has driven about 80 cars and motorcycles a year ranging from the exotic to the bizarre.

His testing has taken him around the world offering readers an honest and non-technical insight into the very latest machines the industry has to offer


Check out the latest and archived news from our clients Niven Architects, Vardy Property Group and Fine & Country estate agents.

We also write commissioned features and provide photography for unusual and outstanding properties - domestic, commercial and historic.


Our school and college clients all boast fantastically talented young sportsmen and women and it's our pleasure to communicate their successes. Keep up to date on the latest news and check out the pictures in our archives.