Food & Drink

The secret ingredient to the perfect break is enjoying fantastic  food and drink, and you definitely going to be  spoilt for choice with what’s on offer in Durham. If you’re planning to explore Durham’s beautiful outdoors during your break away from home , what better way to  enjoy yourself by eating  hearty lunch in a friendly pub along the way, or take Read More


Accommodation in Durham

B&B and Guest houses You are always certainly guaranteed a warm welcome when you stay at any B&B or Guest House located in Durham. After a long busy day exploring the beautiful Durham , what is better than returning to your cosy B&B to completely reload  your batteries. And following a good night’s sleep, a hearty home-cooked breakfast you be ready to take Read More


Visit Durham Castle

Durham Castle, together with the its widely known Cathedral, was awarded the status of a World Heritage Site in 1986 providing international recognition for this unique, historic and scenic site. They are standing side by side on a huge prominent hill top site and encircled by the wooded slopes of the meandering River Wear. The Castle itself overlooks the whole Read More


Studying at Durham University

Durham University is a  public research university located in  Durham,  the North East  of England, with another campus located in nearby Stockton-on-Tees. It was created by an Act of Parliament in 1833 and granted a Royal Charter in 1837.  When you go to  join Durham University you will be joining a top 100 Uni in the whole world , and Read More


Business’ & The Economy in Durham

The economy is a significant priority for us. The economic downward spiral has had a huge negative impact on our beloved County’s economy. The Information on this very  page  will show you  how we are trying to  help to monitor and improve the economy of the County.  The UK Government in the year 2010 introduced a duty for all local Read More