Hear about upcoming events, festivals, shows and exhibitions across the county.
Published September 19, 2017 11.19am
Experimental physicists, architects, artists, educators and internationally acclaimed thespians are coming together in Durham to ask Who Are We and Where Are We Headed?
Published September 06, 2017 11.16am
Durham's iconic landmarks including Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle and the historic Miners' Hall at Redhills are the first locations to be announced in a sneak preview of the programme for the fifth edition of Lumiere, the UK's largest light festival, which returns to Durham from 16 to 19 November 2017.
Published September 06, 2017 10.12am
With the end of summer in sight, residents are being invited to make the most of the last few days of warmer weather by visiting some of the cultural gems right on our doorstep.
Published August 31, 2017 12.25pm
We will be marking Merchant Navy Day by flying the Merchant Navy's Red Ensign flag over County Hall this weekend.
Published August 10, 2017 10.49am
The annual festival returns with headline guests including Roddy Doyle, Lionel Shriver, Robert Webb, Alan Hollinghurst, June Sarpong and Tracy Chevalier
Published June 28, 2017 5.14pm
The region's emergency services are preparing to race each other at a special event in Durham city centre next month.
Published June 21, 2017 12.37pm
Five local artists will have their work shown at Lumiere in Durham in November as part of the BRILLIANT commissioning strand.
Published May 15, 2017 10.47am
"Absolutely do it - the first chance you get!"
Published May 09, 2017 2.41pm
A group of police cadets are gearing up to play their part in this year's Tour Series when it returns to the city at the end of the month.
Published April 27, 2017 1.33pm
Businesses in Durham are being encouraged to show their competitive side as part of this year's Prince Bishops Durham City Run.