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this is what's onOur packed year-round events calendar means there's bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit.

Shoes exhibition at The Bowes Museum

Bowes Museum: Shoes - Pleasure and Pain

Openings

Shoes - Pleasure and Pain

11th June 2016-9th October 2016
Kynren - an epic tale of England

Kynren - an epic tale of England

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2016

2nd July 2016-17th September 2016

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  • Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Durham has a packed year-round calendar of events, but this summer’s programme is one of the most exciting yet as history and heritage is brought to life at amazing attractions and events across the county.

  • Review: 1916: No Turning Back

    No Turning Back

    I had to write this blog post as quickly as possible after seeing 1916: No Turning Back at the Gala Theatre in Durham City.

  • A day in the life of a Kynren volunteer

    Kynren - an epic tale of England

    When the news broke in 2015 that ‘Kynren’ was coming to Bishop Auckland I was delighted for my town, but I had no real idea of what it all meant or what was to come.

    By Andrew Corry

  • Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Durham has a packed year-round calendar of events, but this summer’s programme is one of the most exciting yet as history and heritage is brought to life at amazing attractions and events across the county.

  • Review: 1916: No Turning Back

    No Turning Back

    I had to write this blog post as quickly as possible after seeing 1916: No Turning Back at the Gala Theatre in Durham City.

  • A day in the life of a Kynren volunteer

    Kynren - an epic tale of England

    When the news broke in 2015 that ‘Kynren’ was coming to Bishop Auckland I was delighted for my town, but I had no real idea of what it all meant or what was to come.

    By Andrew Corry

  • Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Durham has a packed year-round calendar of events, but this summer’s programme is one of the most exciting yet as history and heritage is brought to life at amazing attractions and events across the county.

  • TV's Gregg Wallace gets a real taste of Durham

    TV's Gregg Wallace gets a real taste of Durham

    In August we we teamed up with Britain is GREAT and welcomed TV's Gregg Wallace to the county as part of the Masterchef host's Great British Menu online series.

    We're delighted to say that the video is now ready for you to watch!

  • Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Durham has a packed year-round calendar of events, but this summer’s programme is one of the most exciting yet as history and heritage is brought to life at amazing attractions and events across the county.

  • Review: 1916: No Turning Back

    No Turning Back

    I had to write this blog post as quickly as possible after seeing 1916: No Turning Back at the Gala Theatre in Durham City.

  • A day in the life of a Kynren volunteer

    Kynren - an epic tale of England

    When the news broke in 2015 that ‘Kynren’ was coming to Bishop Auckland I was delighted for my town, but I had no real idea of what it all meant or what was to come.

    By Andrew Corry

  • TV's Gregg Wallace gets a real taste of Durham

    TV's Gregg Wallace gets a real taste of Durham

    In August we we teamed up with Britain is GREAT and welcomed TV's Gregg Wallace to the county as part of the Masterchef host's Great British Menu online series.

    We're delighted to say that the video is now ready for you to watch!

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