A County Durham charity is championing both the produce and talent of the local area as it prepares to serve up a series of new eateries.
Published: 21 August 2019
Work to transform a town hall into a thriving cultural hub will begin this autumn.
Published: 14 August 2019
Parks, cemeteries and crematoriums across County Durham have once again been awarded a prestigious national status.
Published: 08 August 2019
New high-speed trains built in the county came home last night when an Azuma stopped at Durham for the first time.
Published: 06 August 2019
A new-look market is to be launched in Chester-le-Street next month after two new operators came forward.
Published: 25 July 2019
Durham has been ranked as the UK’s 2nd most accessible city by HomeToGo.
Published: 19 July 2019
The programme for the third North Pennines Stargazing Festival is being released in the week of the 50th anniversary of the first man on the Moon. The return of the sell-out festival is set for Autumn half term (23 October to 3 November 2019).
Published: 17 July 2019
With an estimated 70,000 people from around the world flocking to County Durham over the past week to enjoy the Cricket World Cup, the event is being hailed a major success for the area.
Published: 08 July 2019
New road signs welcoming visitors into Bishop Auckland announce the town’s status as a WorldHost Destination.
Published: 05 July 2019
Cricket World Cup fever is well and truly gripping the nation and one of the world’s biggest sport events is now just days away from arriving in County Durham.
Published: 24 June 2019
Heritage campaign launch
Visit County Durham is encouraging visitors to enjoy the county’s heritage attractions through a series of unique experiences, with the launch of This is amazing, This is Durham national marketing campaign.
Understanding international visitors
VisitBritain has published ten new pen portraits on international visitors, providing businesses with a snapshot of what makes an audience unique, how they source information and what appeals to them when they travel.
Digital case studies needed for national toolkit
VisitBritain are looking for businesses to feature as case studies in their updated digital marketing toolkit.
Exclusive Kynren offer
Visit County Durham Partners are been offered a 10% discount at Kynren - An Epic Tale of England so they can experience this spectacular event for themselves.