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Welcome to the Visit County Durham Corporate Website

Welcome 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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Wednesday Grapevine

Durham shares best practice in Parliamentary Review

Durham County Council has been showcased as a 'best practice representative' in the latest Parliamentary Review. 

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Information for businesses using personal data

Tourism businesses who process personal data are required to pay an annual data protection fee, unless exemptions apply, under the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018.

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Eight weeks to go - submit your Lumiere offers

The streets of Durham City will once again be transformed in to a nocturnal art trail as Lumiere returns for its 10th anniversary in November, presenting an amazing opportunity to shine a light on your business.

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Land of Oak & Iron to launch tourism toolkit

Land of Oak & Iron is launching its Business Toolkit with an event on 3 October at the Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre.

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Autumn Events Guide available

As activity in support of the county's Year of Culture continues, the third Events Guide for 2019 is now available for businesses to order. 

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