1916: No Turning Back
@ Gala Theatre and Cinema
21 July 2016 - 28 August 2016
It’s 1916. Your country needs you, the army needs you… You join one of thousands of County Durham men in enlisting in the army, volunteering to fight for your country. You say goodbye to your family and get ready for war.
Summer Holiday Fun
21 July 2016 - 04 September 2016
Enjoy family fun this summer as we recreate the playfulness of the quirky Trevelyans who used to live at Wallington with indoor activities and outdoor adventures every day.
@ Durham Cathedral
23 July 2016 - 23 July 2017
A new world-class exhibition experience now open at the heart of Durham Cathedral.
@ Arts Centre Washington
24 August 2016
A glamorous woman returns to her small town in rural Australia. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, she transforms the women and exacts sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.
Kynren - An Epic Tale of England
@ Eleven Arches, Bishop Auckland
28 August 2016
The UK’s most spectacular open-air live action night show since the opening of the London 2012 Olympics opens in County Durham this summer.
Hadrian’s Wall Live: Night Time Patrol
@ Housesteads Roman Fort – Hadrian’s Wall
03 September 2016
Explore Britain’s most iconic Roman Fort after hours with a unique opportunity to see Roman soldiers' patrol Housesteads Roman Fort and Hadrian’s Wall.
@ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
23 September 2016
Nearly 2 hours of classic Clapton.
WhatsOn in August
Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
@ The Bowes Museum
11 June 2016 - 09 October 2016
Organised by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London the exhibition displays more than 200 pairs of historic and contemporary men’s and women’s shoes by 70 named designers, including Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik and Jimmy Choo.
£7 - £10.25