Durham’s enduring status as a place of sanctuary will be the subject of an interactive art installation to be unveiled next month.
Published: 23 January 2020
Some of the most dramatic moments of the Golden Globe winning film 1917, released in the UK on 10 January, were shot on the Raby Estate in Upper Teesdale last summer.
Published: 21 January 2020
The walk from Finchale Abbey to Durham Cathedral, and beyond to Escomb Church, south of Bishop Auckland, is now officially recognised as part of the Camino Inglés – the English Way. The walk forges connections between the county and the Camino routes in continental Europe leading to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain.
Published: 19 December 2019
Grammy-award winning global megastar Michael Bublé brings his 2020 tour "An Evening with Michael Bublé" to Emirates Riverside on Saturday 1 August.
Published: 03 December 2019
Delighted staff and volunteers at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North are celebrating after winning a national award.
Published: 02 December 2019
Sedgefield’s The Impeccable Pig has lived up to its name – after being awarded the highest accolade by the AA following its first ever inspection.
Published: 19 November 2019
Businesses from across the region are celebrating after being shortlisted for the revamped North East England Tourism Awards 2020.
Published: 04 November 2019
A seaside town will serve up a second helping of culinary fun when a successful food festival returns next year.
Published: 01 November 2019
Important information for all Visit County Durham Partners and Tourism Businesses
Published: 03 October 2019
Visit County Durham would like to welcome on board 13 new exciting Supplier Partners. Take a look at each of the local businesses below to find out how their products could benefit you.
Published: 02 October 2019
Cost savings for rural tourism businesses
VisitEngland has created a free toolkit to help rural tourism businesses reduce costs by being more sustainable.
Taste Durham business support event
With 37% of the county's annual visitor economy spend coming from food and drink, Visit County Durham is hosting a Taste Durham event at Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield.
Durham to host international bowls tournament
We're delighted that the British Isles Indoor Bowls U25 Men’s International Series will be hosted in Durham next month.
New Visit County Durham Partners
Visit County Durham would like to welcome seven new tourism businessess into the Partnership Scheme this month: