Limited Edition Prints by Norman Wade

06 May 2015

The Undercroft Restaurant 

An exhibition of limited edition prints by local artist Norman Wade, including views of Durham Cathedral.

Wednesday 1 April - Tuesday 30 June 

Health Walk

06 May 2015

Every Wednesday at 10.00am
Enjoy a guided walk through the spectacular setting of the woodlands and riverbanks of Durham City.

Global Portraits

06 May 2015

21st April - 21st May

The Chapel of the Nine Altars

An exhibition of global portraits by British artist Hannah Thomas. 

The Little Sweep - Let's Make an Opera

07 May 2015

Thursday 7 May 2.00pm & Saturday 9 May 7.00pm

The Witham, Barnard Castle

The Chorister School and the Miranda Wright Singers present this special opera for children by the English composer Benjamin Britten.

Two Minute Silence

08 May 2015


A two-minute silence to commemorate VE Day (Victory in Europe Day), in memory of all those who lived and fought during the Second World War. 

Open Morning

09 May 2015

10.00am - 12.00noon

The Chorister Schoool

An opportunity for prospective parents to visit The Chorister School and meet the staff and pupils.

Dvorak: Stabat Mater

09 May 2015


Enjoy a stunning performance of Dvorák's Stabat Mater by Durham Choral Society and Orchestra.

Syria and Iraq today: insights to help our understanding

09 May 2015

11.00am - 4.00pm
The Chapter House

What has happened to change the Arab Spring’s hope of widespread democratic change into violence and the emergence of Islamic State? We will consider these questions and more with this thought-provoking study day.