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Middleton in Teesdale Prize Show and Sale of Store Cattle – Tuesday 13th February 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd Middleton in Teesdale Prize Show and Sale of Store Cattle – Tuesday 13th February 2018 On the 13th February, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Middleton in Teesdale mart, held their Special February show and sale of store cattle with a catalogue entry of 288. Despite the very wintery conditions, a packed ringside […]


Event Remembers Victims of the Holocaust

On January 26th Durham Cathedral hosted a special memorial event in order to honour those killed by Nazis in the Second World War. The Cathedral hosted an exhibition which explored the persecution of the Jewish and Romani Holocaust, and later genocides in Bosnia, Rwanda, Cambodia and Darfur. As an additional tribute, buildings and businesses around […]


Hot tubs – an irresistible feature for Lodge & Park Operators in 2018

Research carried out by Outdoor Living has uncovered that park operators who install hot tubs in their accommodation have seen bookings double, customer reviews improve and repeat bookings soar. The research surveyed 56 leading UK park and luxury lodge operators who have already taken the plunge by adding hot tubs to their accommodation. Outdoor Living who have […]

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Durham Cathedral Reveals the Name of its New Stained Glass Window

This autumn, a new stained glass window will be installed in Durham Cathedral to honour and celebrate the unique and special link between the Cathedral and its neighbour on the Durham World Heritage Site, Durham University. ‘The Illumination Window’, designed by glass artist, Mel Howse, is being donated by the parents of Sara Pilkington, who […]

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Durham Cathedral to admit boys and girls as day Choristers for the first time since 1906

Durham Cathedral Choir has a long and proud tradition of excellence in music as part of the liturgy and through concerts, recordings, broadcasts and tours. Being a chorister at Durham Cathedral offers a unique opportunity for children in school years 4 to 8 to fully immerse themselves in music making at a professional level within […]