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  1. Add Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum

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    Festival

    Beamish

    The Great North Festival of Agriculture is a month-long celebration of the region’s rural heritage. Featuring everything from vehicles and vegetables to harvest celebrations and heritage skills, there’s plenty of fun to be had for all the family.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2019to22 Sept 2019
  2. Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019

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    Local Events

    Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival runs from 13th to 28th September. We hope this will become an annual event over the next three years of the Heritage Action Zone Programme.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to28 Sept 2019
  3. Add Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Escomb Church to your Itinerary

    Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Escomb Church

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    Local Events

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Have a guided tour of this ancient, Anglo-Saxon Church, built in the 7th century, and learn about its history and heritage. This is one of the most ancient Celtic-style churches in the UK, built around 680AD. There is an historical exhibition in the…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Open 13:00 - 17:00
  4. Add Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Weardale Railway to your Itinerary

    Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Weardale Railway

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    Heritage

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Travel along 16 miles of heritage railway, from Bishop Auckland to Stanhope in Weardale. Saturdays and Sundays 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29 September

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    15 Sept 2019
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    21 Sept 2019
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    22 Sept 2019
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    28 Sept 2019
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    29 Sept 2019
  5. Add Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Women at the Coalface to your Itinerary

    Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Women at the Coalface

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    Heritage

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

     Writers' Collective, Vane Women, bring you their own unique take on the mining heritage of the area through a selection of readings: vivid, moving, and amusing poetry and prose, including new work created in response to the recent 'Women of the…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 19:00 - 19:00
  6. Add Autumn Steam Gala - Celebrating Locomotion's First 15 Years to your Itinerary

    Autumn Steam Gala - Celebrating Locomotion's First 15 Years

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    Festival

    Shildon

    Our annual mega-event is back in town, packed with locos and fun activities to bring grins from ear to ear as we celebrate our 15th year.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019
  7. Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Music at Auckland Flower Show - An Illustrated Lecture Concert, by Professor Stephen Martin

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    Local Events

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    In the 1850's Auckland Flower Show had become the largest ever musical event in British history. Its origins and influences are described, with musical interludes. 16:00 - 17:00

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    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 16:00 - 17:00
  8. Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Cream Tea Train

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    Local Events

    Stanhope, BISHOP AUCKLAND

    First class travel whilst enjoying a sumptuous cream tea. 13:45 - 16:00

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    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 13:45 - 16:00
  9. Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Stockton and Darlington Railway

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    Local Events

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    This walk will take in the history of Cockfield Fell from Iron Age times through to the creation of the railways. Booking: Free event. Contact Trish Pemberton, Chair, Friends of the Stockton and Darlington Railway on 01388 833229 or trish…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 13:00
  10. Add Hardwick Hall: The 16th Annual North East Oyster Festival to your Itinerary

    Hardwick Hall: The 16th Annual North East Oyster Festival

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    Food & Drink Festival

    Sedgefield

    The 16th Annual North East Oyster Festival will take place on Friday 27th September 2019

    The Annual Oyster Festival is one of the North East of England's Corporate and Social event of the year!

    Dates

    From:
    27 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  11. Bishop Celebrating Together: Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019

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    Local Events

    St John’s School’s 30-strong brass band comprising students and adults will perform on the main stage at approx. 11.30 am.

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    From:
    28 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  12. Sedgefield Book Ends Literacy & Arts Festival

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    Local Events

    STOCKTON-ON-TEES

    Ceddesfeld Hall, Sedgefield Workshops, talks, poetry, music and more. Prices vary. 01740 622 185 / 01740 620 091 www.sedgefieldsca.org.uk

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2019to19 Oct 2019
  13. Add IncludFEST 2019 to your Itinerary

    IncludFEST 2019

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    Festival

    Sedgefield

    IncludFEST is a free, fully inclusive and accessible arts festival for children, young people and families. Our events offer children and young people with and without disabilities a chance to come together with their families to enjoy a range of…

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2019Open 13:00 - 17:00
  14. Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Horticulture Show

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    Local Events

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    See the display of Midsummer Cushions made by local primary school pupils. A number of exhibition cakes and breads have been produced by local businesses depicting local landmarks.

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Durham Book Festival: The Best of Keith James: Songs by Leonard Cohen, Nick Drake, John Martyn and others

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    Festival

    Durham

    Keith James is a songwriter, concert performer, poet
    and composer. For this event at the beautiful Ushaw
    College, Keith will perform a selection of songs from
    Leonard Cohen, Nick Drake and John Martyn, in his
    usual intimate and sensitive style…

    Dates

    From:
    3 Oct 2019Open 19:30 -
  16. Add Durham Book Festival: The Songs of Yusuf - Cat Stevens to your Itinerary

    Durham Book Festival: The Songs of Yusuf - Cat Stevens

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Keith James returns for another gig, this time in
    Durham's Cafedral Café. Keith will play songs from
    throughout Cat Stevens' career, weaving in the story of
    his life, in what promises to be a memorable evening.
    Booking: www.ticketsource.co…

    Dates

    From:
    4 Oct 2019Open 19:30 -
  17. Add Durham Book Festival 2019 to your Itinerary

    Durham Book Festival 2019

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    Festival

    Durham

     A host of household names take over the city with book-based discussions and interactive events.  This annual celebration of all things books takes place 5 - 13 October 2019

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019to13 Oct 2019

    Indicative Availability

    Book Durham Book Festival 2019 Online (opens in a new window)

  18. Add Durham Book Festival: Charles Fernyhough,  Louise Doughty and Leila Aboulela: Others to your Itinerary

    Durham Book Festival: Charles Fernyhough, Louise Doughty and Leila Aboulela: Others

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Join Charles Fernyhough, Louise Doughty and Leila Aboulela as they talk about their new anthology, Others. Through stories, poems, memoir and essays, Others looks at otherness in a variety of forms, from the dividing lines of politics to the…

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 15:00 - 16:00
  19. Add Durham Book Festival: Louise Doughty: Platform Seven to your Itinerary

    Durham Book Festival: Louise Doughty: Platform Seven

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    Durham Book Festival

    Durham City

    Best selling author Louise Doughty introduces her newest book, Platform Seven, an eerily relevant, highconcept thriller about what happens when fantasy starts to take over from reality. Platform Seven is Louise Doughty’s ninth novel. Her Top Ten…

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 12:00 - 13:00
  20. Add Durham Book Festival: When I Had a Little Sister to your Itinerary

    Durham Book Festival: When I Had a Little Sister

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Join Catherine Simpson as she discusses her memoir When I Had a Little Sister. A searingly honest, heart- breaking and at times funny account of growing up in a farming family in which love was never lacking but there was a silence at its heart.…

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 13:30 - 14:30