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  1. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 4: Railway, Watermill and Woodland to your Itinerary

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 4: Railway, Watermill and Woodland

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    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 4 of 5 - Railway,Watermill and Woodland.

  2. Add Countryside Service Durham County Council to your Itinerary

    Countryside Service Durham County Council

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    Walking Route

    Durham

    Durham County Council Countryside Service
    Landscapes shaped by industry, now home to nature reserves and reclaimed railway paths. Guided walks bring the past to life, events and volunteering.

  3. Add Emma Fisk and James Birkett to your Itinerary

    Emma Fisk and James Birkett

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    Music

    The names of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli are familiar to many as pioneers of string-based jazz. Less universally known are the names Joe Venuti and Eddie Lang, the Italian-American duo who played hot violin and guitar jazz in the 1920s…

  4. Add Sea, Spa & Sanctuary - a coastal couple's retreat to your Itinerary

    Sea, Spa & Sanctuary - a coastal couple's retreat

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    Driving Route

    Explore the colourful history and dramatic landscapes of Durham’s historic cityscape and Heritage Coast, boasting a UNESCO World Heritage site panorama, blast beaches, rugged cliffs and imposing headlands.

  5. Add Durham University Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

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    Durham University Botanic Garden

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    Botanic Garden

    Durham City

    Set in countryside and mature woodland. Plant collections from North America, Himalayas and China, glasshouse rainforest and desert plants. Six Colin Wilbourne sculptures in landscaped garden.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. Add Lanchester Valley Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route) to your Itinerary

    Lanchester Valley Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route)

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    Walking Route

    Turn at Stonebridge roundabout onto B6302 to Ushaw Moor, Entrance is signed ½ mile on left

    A 12 mile route from Broompark Picnic Site, just outside Durham City to Consett, running past Bearpark, Langley Park, Lanchester and Knitsley.

  7. Add Walks around Ushaw - The Boundary Walk to your Itinerary

    Walks around Ushaw - The Boundary Walk

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    DURHAM

    A leisurely Walk of 3 miles which can easily be accomplished in less than 2 hours.  Start and finish at Ushaw main entrance.

  8. Add Wharton Park to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 69 reviews69 reviews

    Wharton Park

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    Municipal Park

    Durham City

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction Wharton Park commands spectacular views across Durham City. The historic park now offers a brand new heritage centre and cafe, play area for all ages, an amphitheatre and miniature car track, multi-use games…

  9. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Durham City

    A free visitor centre providing an introduction to Durham World Heritage Site and what there is to see and do in and around the site. Ideal for families.

  10. Add Gala Theatre Durham to your Itinerary

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    Gala Theatre Durham

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    The Gala Theatre is a superb arts venue in the heart of Durham City with 500 seat theatre, 2 cinema screens and a stylish cafe bar.

  11. Add Hidden Heritage - Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church to your Itinerary

    Hidden Heritage - Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church

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    Walking Route

    Durham City

    A terrific walk / cycle route from Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church, Pittington.

  12. Add Brancepeth Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7 reviews7 reviews

    Brancepeth Castle

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    Castle / Fort

    Durham

    Brancepeth is one of the oldest castles in the North East. The building today is a combination of the Nevilles' medieval stronghold and the grand country house created for the wealthy Russell family in Regency times. In 2019 the castle will be open…

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  13. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers to your Itinerary

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers. Walk 3 in a series of 5 walks through delightful countryside with extensive views, rich with wildlife and historical association.

  14. Add Gala Theatre Durham: Gerry Richardson Trio to your Itinerary

    Gala Theatre Durham: Gerry Richardson Trio

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    Music

    Durham City

    The Gerry Richardson trio is a dynamic Hammond organ based band with a collective CV that includes work with Guy Barker, Snake Davis, Harry ‘Sweets’ Edison, Mark Knopfler, John Miles, Billy Ocean, Alan Price, Annie Ross, Martin Stephenson, Sting and…

  15. Add Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve Walk to your Itinerary

    Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve Walk

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    Walking Route

    Durham

    Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve is a Local Wildlife Site of Ancient Woodland suitable for walkers and wheelchair users in parts. Witton Dene is a steep-sided wooded dene close to the village of Witton Gilbert. It is an oasis for wildlife .

  16. Add Golf at Ramside Hall Hotel to your Itinerary

    Golf at Ramside Hall Hotel

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    Type:

    Golf Course

    Durham

    Ramside Hall is North East England’s most exciting risk and reward golf resort. Its two 18-hole championship golf courses, the Prince Bishops' and the Cathedral, provide drama, enjoyment and excitement from the first tee to the final green.

  17. Add Prince Bishops Shopping Centre to your Itinerary

    Prince Bishops Shopping Centre

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    Type:

    Shopping Centre

    Durham City

    Prince Bishops Shopping Centre is the perfect place to pick up hot fashion fixes, gadgets, health and beauty products and homeware in Durham city centre.

  18. Add The Comedy Store to your Itinerary

    The Comedy Store

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    Type:

    Comedy Club

    The line-up is top secret and only we find out a couple of weeks before!  Like The Comedy Store Durham Facebook to find out first.

  19. Add Broom House Farm to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 253 reviews253 reviews

    Broom House Farm

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    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop.

  20. Add Broom House Farm Shop to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 253 reviews253 reviews

    Broom House Farm Shop

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    Farm Shop

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Broom House Farm is an organic farm situated high above the Browney River, overlooking Durham City.  Free range, grass fed Aberdeen Angus beef, lamb and mutton and Saddleback pork is all reared on the farm.  

    Creative butchery displays in the…

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