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  1. Add OVO Energy Tour of Britain Cycle: Stage Four to your Itinerary

    OVO Energy Tour of Britain Cycle: Stage Four

    Type

    Type:

    Cycling event

    Various Locations of Durham

    Stage four promises to be one of the toughest days in modern OVO Energy Tour of Britain history, packing in almost 3,000 metres of climbing, passing through County Durham before crossing the Pennines into Cumbria.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2019
  2. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Three Waterfalls to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Three Waterfalls

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    Take in three stunning waterfalls, High Force, Low Force and Summerhill Force.   5 miles Sturdy footwear and waterproofs. Booking essential. 10:30 13:30

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 13:30
  3. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - A Fungus Foray to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - A Fungus Foray

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    Fascinating fungi workshop with mycologist Gordon Beakes and Natural England and a guided walk to High Force.  Bring a packed lunch, sturdy footware and waterproofs.  Hot drinks provided, booking essential.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  4. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club: Fall out to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club: Fall out

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Discovery Club – wild times for young adventurers, aged 4 to 11. Our monthly club takes place on the last Saturday of the month. Annual membership £5 and £1 per session. Booking advised.  Fall out! 

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2019
  5. Add Thomas Wright House: Stargazing with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society to your Itinerary

    Thomas Wright House: Stargazing with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society

    Type

    Type:

    Dark Skies

    Bishop Auckland

    Stargazing with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society. Join us for a fascinating evening including supper if desired and why not make a night of it and stay over? Tickets available soon!

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019
  6. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - The Ugly Bug Ball to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - The Ugly Bug Ball

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    The Ugly Bug Ball - The fairwell celebration for our Cold-blooded and Spineless invertebrate project.  Supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.  18:30 - 21:00

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 18:30 - 21:00
  7. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Tees riverside ramble to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Tees riverside ramble

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    A 7 mile walk along the Pennine Way to Middleton-in-Teesdale with volunteers David and Kathy Howe.  Bring a packed lunch, sturdy footwear and waterproofs.  Booking essential. 10:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    9 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  8. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and Moon to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and Moon

    Type

    Type:

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Andy Gray, expert astronomer and science educator, will explore the science of the Sun and the Moon and how they impact on life on
    Earth. Followed by stargazing (weather permitting). 19:00 - 22:00

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  9. North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Celebrate the dark night skies the area’s third Stargazing Festival is being organised for Autumn Half Term 2019. You’ll find lots of events across the AONB running between Saturday Oct 23rd and November 3rd. 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019
  10. North Pennines Stargazing Festival - Nightscapes: A Photographic Exhibition

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark. View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  11. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon Trail to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon Trail

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Follow the outdoor trail to discover the secrets of the Moon. Unlock the secret word to win a space-themed prize. Wear boots/wellies and warm clothes for your lunar adventure.  No need to book, children 50p 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  12. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Skywatch @Nenthead Mines

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Including a talk from Richard Darn on the 50th anniversary of the first man on the Moon and the Apollo 11 mission. Astronomers from Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society will be on hand with their telescopes for live stargazing (weather permitting).…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  13. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stargazing Supper to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stargazing Supper

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    CONSETT

    Join us in the Gatehouse for an evening of stargazing for beginners with Gary Lintern. If the weather is clear, expect a trip to the bottom
    of our garden to have a look through binoculars, and some practical help to find your way around the night…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
    From:
    31 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  14. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe Workshop to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe Workshop

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    ALSTON

    Three separate events for children (four to 11 years). On all three you will discover the planets on a guided walk (2km) along the South Tyne
    Trail with Astro Joe.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  15. North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Pop up Planetarium

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    ALSTON

    Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO!
    The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome. Shows are 30 minutes long and are suitable for ages seven plus. 

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  16. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: High Force Night Skies Run (FULLY BOOKED) to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: High Force Night Skies Run (FULLY BOOKED)

    Type

    Type:

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Discover the freedom of trail running at night, in the company of experienced runners, as we follow the route of the High Force and Bowlees Geotrail. Five-mile (8km) trail run over uneven, rocky ground. 19:00 - 21:00

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 21:00
  17. North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Skywatch Talkin Tarn (FULLY BOOKED)

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Near Brampton ,

    Talkin Tarn Country Park, near Brampton 
    Join us at the Tarn to experience some of the darkest skies in the North Pennines. Astronomers from the Border Astronomical Society
    will be on hand to show you around the night sky. Displays, information and…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019Open 18:30 - 21:30
  18. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stardom: Bowlees Discovery Club to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Stardom: Bowlees Discovery Club

    Type

    Type:

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Join us for the October meeting of the Bowlees Discovery Club and enjoy a range of space themed indoor and outdoor activities aimed
    at children aged four to 11. 

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
  19. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club: Stardom to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club: Stardom

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Discovery Club – wild times for young adventurers, aged 4 to 11. Our monthly club takes place on the last Saturday of the month. Annual membership £5 and £1 per session. Booking advised.  Stardom 

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019
  20. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Night Photography @ The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Night Photography @ The Bowes Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Barnard Castle

    An exciting opportunity to photograph this iconic museum, interior and exterior, on a moonless night. The workshop is led by Gary Lintern and
    aimed at photographers of all experience levels, including beginners. 17:30 - 20:00

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2019Open 17:30 - 20:00