Industry News

Cricket World Cup Tickets Back on Sale Across all Teams and Venues

Today [Thursday 21 March] the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 is pleased to announce that a range of tickets across all teams and venues will be made available for general sale on the Official CWC19 Ticketing Website.

Published: 21 March 2019


Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour coming to the North East

The region is gearing up for one of the biggest sporting events in the World when the Cricket World Cup comes to Durham this summer.

Published: 19 March 2019


Running legend Steve Cram joins Hamsterley Forest 10k to help celebrate 100 years of forestry.

Earlier this year, Forestry Commission England launched the Forestry 100 Running series. This brand new series of 10k running events has been created as part of their 2019 centenary celebrations, helping to inspire a deeper appreciation of our forests.

Published: 12 March 2019


Emirates Riverside set to host music double-header this summer

Durham Cricket is delighted to announce that legendary DJ Pete Tong and English pop rock outfit Tears for Fears will perform huge outdoor gigs at Emirates Riverside this summer.

Published: 06 March 2019


Durham Cathedral to allow visitor photography

Durham Cathedral is delighted to announce that as of Friday 8 March 2019, photography for personal use will be permitted inside the Cathedral. 

Published: 04 March 2019


Introducing the only closed road cycling event in the North of England

Supported by Durham County Council, this brand-new festival of cycling will provide 15,000 riders of all abilities with the opportunity to explore the beautiful County Durham countryside on fully closed roads on Sunday September 1.

Published: 27 February 2019


Celebrating 50 years of Peterlee’s Apollo Pavilion

A County Durham landmark named after the first moon landing will celebrate its half century this year.

Published: 18 February 2019


MasterChef’s Gregg Wallace heads to North East food festival

His passion for good food made him the perfect choice to co-host BBC MasterChef and now the nation’s most famous greengrocer is headlining Bishop Auckland Food Festival. 

Published: 06 February 2019


See your bright idea in lights Lumiere’s BRILLIANT light art competition is open

Submissions are now open for BRILLIANT, the competition for exciting ideas for new artworks to feature in the 2019 Lumiere festival.

Published: 30 January 2019


ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour, Driven by Nissan, to Undertake 100-Day Tour of England and Wales

ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour commences tour of England and Wales on 19 February 2019.

Published: 24 January 2019


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