News Archive: 2011

Durham World Heritage Site 25th Anniversary - November 4,5,6, 2011

Durham celebrates its 25th anniversary as a World Heritage Site with a range of cultural activities and events between November 4th and November 11th. For the full programme ple…

Added Thursday 27th October 2011

Durham Cathedral Retains Its Title as Britain's Best Loved Building

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2011/sep/16/britains-best-building-readers-vote-results

Added Saturday 17th September 2011

Heritage Open Days - 8th-11th September

Durham World Heritage Site Tours

Added Wednesday 31st August 2011

Durham World Heritage Site 25 Anniversary - November 4,5,6, 2011

A celebration of Durham's heritage through musical events, performances, exhibitions, talks and tours.

Added Wednesday 24th August 2011

Benedictine Day on March 12

Durham Cathedral will host a Benedictine Day on 12th March 2011, (8.45am-6pm). What it is This is an introductory opportunity to explore the Benedictine tradition as a living …

Added Thursday 27th January 2011

Wearmouth Jarrow Monastery Nominated for World Heritage Site Status

News from the Department of Culture, Media and Sport: Wearmouth-Jarrow monastery nominated for World Heritage Site status 21 January 2011 The twin monastery of Wearmouth-Jarrow…

Added Tuesday 25th January 2011