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Durham Tourism Superstar makes shortlist for national award

Durham grandfather and winner of Visit County Durham’s Tourism Superstar 2016 award has been shortlisted for a prestigious national prize.

Published: 10 February 2017

Durham in the national spotlight at House of Commons

MPs and business leaders from across the country gathered at the House of Commons this week to celebrate the place brand, which it’s hoped will drive Durham’s inward investment opportunities and visitor economy in a new and illuminating way.

Published: 10 February 2017

Visitor guide generates millions in extra spending

Visitor attractions from across Durham are getting on board to help showcase the county’s tourism offer for 2017.

Published: 27 March 2017

VisitEngland chair Lady Cobham speaks at Tourism Forum

Lady Cobham, chair of VisitEngland, paid a visit to Durham yesterday and was keynote speaker at Visit County Durham’s annual Tourism Forum. Lady Cobham, who was visiting the county as part of English Tourism Week celebrations, addressed tourism businesses and industry representatives from across the county at Ushaw yesterday (March 30th).

Published: 03 April 2017

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