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Welcome to the Visit County Durham Corporate Website

Best Influence Finalist VisitEngland Gold Award for International DistributionWelcome to Visit County Durham - the tourism management agency for County Durham which works on behalf of businesses and public agencies to support the growth and development of the county's visitor economy.

Visit County Durham has strategic responsibility for tourism and performs the functions of destination management and marketing in the county.
Many others are involved in delivering a vibrant visitor economy, one organisation cannot do it alone, which is why we are a partnership.

Our aim is to place the visitor at the heart of everything we do.

Planning a trip? Visit the official tourism website > This is Durham

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Covid-19 Winter Plan

National restrictions in England will end on 2 December and the country will move to a regional tiered approach, with the announcement on which areas are in which tier to be announced on 26 November

HMRC scam warning

Self-Assessment customers are being warned about scammers posing as HMRC.

‘Support Local’ activity

A new content hub has been launched on to promote how consumers can support Durham’s local businesses, during lockdown and beyond.

Free marketing opportunities

Visit County Durham has created a series of free marketing opportunities on

Create videos with YouTube

VisitBritain are partnering with Google Digital Garage to provide a free workshop on creating videos, taking place on 3 December 11am-12pm.