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Featured Events

  1. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    The Treasures of St Cuthbert represent some of the most significant surviving Anglo-Saxon artefacts in the UK, offering a remarkable insight into the life of St Cuthbert one of North East England’s best-loved saints. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2017to31 Dec 2018
  2. Add Beamish Ice Skating to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Beamish

    Our real ice rink is the perfect festive experience for all the family! Whether you’re a novice skater or fancy yourself as an Edwardian expert, we would love to see your skills! See website for full details https://www.beamish.org...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to25 Feb 2018
  3. Add The Bowes Museum – Streatlam Castle: Rediscover the Home of John and Joséphine Bowes to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This exhibition will show how Streatlam looked in its heyday, bringing to life the style in which John Bowes, one of the richest men in England, lived.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to11 Mar 2018

Ongoing Events

  1. Add The Gala Theatre: Bear & Butterfly to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    Bear likes peace and quiet. Other folk are bothering and Bear does not like to be bothered. One day, as Bear is sitting comfortably sipping his tea, deep in the branches of his tree he hears the munching and a crunching of a bright green Caterpillar...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Jan 2018Open 13:30 -
  2. Add Burns Night in the Brasserie - fully booked to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festive Food and Drink

    Hurworth on Tees

    Head to the Brasserie at Rockliffe Hall on Thursday 25th January 2018 for a fun and informative celebration of Scotland's national poet, Robert Burns.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2018
  3. Add Fairy House Powertex Workshop to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Workshop

    Stanhope

    In this workshop you will make a magical fairy house to welcome miniature mythical creatures into your home or garden. The house is built over a jar as its base and when finished you can remove the roof and hide things inside it.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2018Open 09:30 - 12:00
  4. Add Golf Winter Sprinter to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Golf Events

    Hurworth on Tees

    Join us for our first ever 'Winter Sprinter' golf league this winter!

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2018
    From:
    8 Feb 2018
    From:
    22 Feb 2018
  5. Type

    Type:

    Music Event

    Durham

    George and George have a long history of playing together- first in ‘The George Shovlin Band’, then in 'George Shovlin and The Radars'. Their band firmly established itself on the local and national blues scenes.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2018Open 19:00 - 19:00
  6. Add The Gala Theatre: Dave Spikey to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Comedy

    Durham City

    Dave Spikey celebrates the 30th anniversary of his comedy career in 2017.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2018Open 19:30 -
  7. Add Beamish Museum Stargazing Live 2018 (SOLD OUT) to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Dark Skies

    Beamish

    You are part of an amazing universe! Want to know more? Join us for a unique stargazing and astronomy event at Beamish Museum in partnership with Sunderland Astronomical Society.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 2018Open 18:30 - 21:30
  8. Add Guided Walk: Strawberry Lane and Tursdale Wood to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walk

    High Shincliffe, Durham

    9 miles Brian Lander Start: Lay-by at High Shincliffe off A177, DH1 2PE. GR NZ 294401. OS maps Lr88, Ex305

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 2018Open 10:00 - 15:00
  9. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Marvellous Music to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    South Road, Durham City

    Explore our new exhibition Music and Imagination,  listen to some Indian classical music and make your own musical instrument to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  10. Add Durham Vocal Festival: Mass in Blue to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Music Event

    Durham City

    In this opening concert of Durham Vocal Festival, The Will Todd Ensemble will join Durham Choral Society to perform Mass in Blue and Jazz Missa Brevis.  Will Todd will be giving a preconcert talk in the Cathedral at 7.00pm.

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018
  11. Add Palace Green Library - Spectacular Cerberus to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Cerberus is a three-headed dog who guards the gates to HELL!  Make your own Cerberus puppet to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018to28 Jan 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  12. Add The Gala Theatre: Sarah Millican (SOLD OUT) to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Comedy

    Durham City

    Sarah Millican is not a control freak, she’s a control enthusiast. She even controls her own insults, see?

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 20:00 -
  13. Add Wet Felting Workshop to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Barnard Castle

    Be inspired by the new light exhibition to create a wet felted and embroidered picture using a variety of wools from British sheep breeds including Herwick, chevoi, Jacob and more.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  14. Add Winter Landscapes : Acrylic Painting Workshop With Anne Mason to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop

    Barnard Castle

    Learn how to capture the beauty of our local landscape. Working with local artist Anne Mason, enjoy a day learning the techniques to capture the stunning Teesdale landscapes in Winter.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Type

    Type:

    Murder Mystery

    Barnard Castle

    A delicious 3 course meal while the plot is acted out by the top team at ‘Murder Mystery Productions‘.  You will interrogate and question the suspects and solve the murder! Special accommodation deals available.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 19:30 - 00:00
    From:
    17 Feb 2018Open 19:30 - 00:00
  16. Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Witton le Wear

    Join our ranger for a guided walk of our Low Barns Nature Reserve. Members are welcome to bring guests to this event but must book in advance online or over the phone.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 10:00 - 11:15
  17. Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Houghton Le Spring

    Low Barns, a wetland reserve, bordered by the River Wear, makes the perfect setting for our first Members Ramble of 2018. As well as lakes, ponds and reed beds, the site contains mixed woodlands and species rich grasslands.  

    Dates

    From:
    27 Jan 2018Open 10:00 - 11:15