Durham Miners Gala. The annual event, which takes place in the city centre, attracts thousands of people each year. Celebrations include a funfair, stalls, brass bands and marches, while union activists and campaign groups also gather at the event. Speeches start around 12.30pm followed by a service in Durham Cathedral.
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Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- In town/city centre
- Outdoor Event
- Family Fun
- Marketed Towards Children
- Marketed Towards Families
- Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
- Marketed Towards Students / Youth
|Season (13 July 2019)|
Map & Directions
By Car - Durham is served by excellent roads. The A1/A1(M) motorway provides, fast, easy access from the South. From the North choose from the A1 coastal route or the A68 cross-country 'holiday route' through Northumberland and Border Country. From the West, the A66 provides a scenic cross-Pennine route from the Lake District and M6 motorway.
Public Transport Directions
By Train - There are around 16 high-speed main-line services to Durham from London, covering the journey in about 3 hours. Fast through-trains run from most other parts of Britain. For details telephone National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk.By Bus: Interactive planner available at http://durham.pindar.com/default.aspCar Park Information for Durham city available on: http://www.durham.gov.uk/pages/Service.aspx?ServiceId=6975Park & Ride information: http://www.durham.gov.uk/Pages/Service.aspx?ServiceId=1112