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  • Inspiring Cornish Exhibitions

    Norman Cornish Exhibitions

    The Norman Cornish Centenary Year culminates in two distinct exhibitions at the prestigious venues of Palace Green Library, Durham and The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle from 16 November – 23 February 2020.

  • The Way of Love

    couple walking in front of Durham Cathedral

    Follow The Way of Love to Durham and discover beautiful buildings, romantic landscapes and enduring love stories 

  • British Sandwich Week 2020

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    You’ll find all the right ingredients in Durham to make delicious sandwiches at home this British Sandwich Week.  

  • Top Springtime Gardening Tips

    Durham University Botanic Garden wild flowers

    Mike Hughes - Head Gardener at Durham Uni's Botanic Garden, shares his top gardening tips you can put into action in your own garden. 

  • British Sandwich Week 2020

    British Sandwich Week logo 2020

    You’ll find all the right ingredients in Durham to make delicious sandwiches at home this British Sandwich Week.  

  • Seaham Food Festival

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    Calling out to all foodie fans! Enjoy a delicious day out at Durham’s new foodie festival by the sea Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June

  • Inspiring Cornish Exhibitions

    Norman Cornish Exhibitions

    The Norman Cornish Centenary Year culminates in two distinct exhibitions at the prestigious venues of Palace Green Library, Durham and The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle from 16 November – 23 February 2020.

  • Five Facts About Beamish Museum

    Beamish Museum golden jubilee logo and costumed staff

    Beamish, The Living Museum of the North is marking its Golden Jubilee in 2020. To celebrate, we’ve sharing five  fascinating facts – one from each decade the museum has been open!

  • Six of Durham's most romantic hotels

    Rose and Crown hotel in the Durham Dales

    With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we've chosen six of the county's most romantic hotels from city to countryside to coast, just in time for you to book your next getaway.

  • Amazing Stays in Durham

    Durham City on a sunny day featuring Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral

    From city, countryside to coast, escape to Durham for a truly amazing stay.

    Check out our guide to amazing places to stay across the county. 

  • The Way of Love

    couple walking in front of Durham Cathedral

    Follow The Way of Love to Durham and discover beautiful buildings, romantic landscapes and enduring love stories 

  • Top Picks for Winter Breaks in Durham

    Durham City in Winter

    Looking for a relaxing break this new year?

    Check out our top picks of where to stay in Durham, from coast to countryside and everywhere in-between!

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