Gala Big Band boasts an unrivalled swing repertoire, so if you’re a musician with a passion for the untraditional, why not get involved?
Our welcoming community band meets Tuesdays fortnightly, supporting a diverse range of amateur and semi-pro musician from ages 12 to 85!
Have fun discovering Durham with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format.
Are you curious about Durham? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather?
Durham City Centre Starts: Durham Cathedral, Palace Green Durham
Circus of Horrors is touring throughout the world with its latest & greatest show, featuring unbelievable sword swallowers, hairculian women swinging around the auditorium from her hair, demon dwarfs, strong man, whirlwind acrobats, flaming limbo, sensational sinister aerialists, knife throwing, cross & long bow
Every Saturday morning we have two family roller disco sessions.
Session 1: 10:00am - 11:00am
Session 2: 11:00am - 12:00pm
We have a number of skates available but you are welcome to bring your own.
The price is £2.50 per skater per session. No booking necessary - just pay on the door.
Spectrum Leisure Centre, Hunwick Lane, Willington
Sat 23 Mar, Sat 30 Mar, Sat 6 Apr, Sat 13 Apr, Sat 20 Apr, Sat 27 Apr, Sat 4 May, Sat 11 May
Sam Carter is a brilliant guitarist and songwriter who combines the observational with social comment and personal reflection’ Since being named Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Sam Carter has been stirring audiences from Camden to Canada, via an attention grabbing appearance on Later...
Annual orchid show & gift sale
A two in one event open to all the family
5 different societies from the north east of England will gather to display their prize orchids & be judged for the best on display.
bowburn community centre
durham road bowburn
county durham dh6 5at
Dad’s Army Radio Show Based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft Performed by David Benson and Jack Lane. Two actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic radio episodes based on favourite scripts from the original TV series.
Winner of 10 Academy Awards, West Side Story is a 1961 musical with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and conception and choreography by Jerome Robbins. It was inspired by William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet.
Jean Genie performs an incredible tribute to David Bowie, complete with dazzling, flamboyant costumes and stunning effects. Critically acclaimed as the UK’s top Bowie tribute, you’d be forgiven for thinking you are seeing the man himself.
Turrets Youth Theatre and regional improvisation experts The Suggestibles invite you to join the Rat Race! An inter-generational opportunity to develop your improvisation skills...Turrets Youth Theatre have been working with The Suggestibles and this is the performance!
Brand new record fair in Hartlepool.
Lots of rare & collectable vinyl, CDs, T Shirts & memorabilia from some of the UK’s best record dealers
Just about every genre covered, from Metal to Rock to Dance etc
Treat your mother to a wonderful day out at Beamish Museum this Mothering Sunday!
Join us to discover the origins of the day and get involved with a variety of fun-filled activities for all of the family.
Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Turbinia in Newton Aycliffe on April 3rd 2019:
Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Andrew O’Neill, Archie Maddocks, and host Lou Conran
Andrew O’Neill - “clever comedy for those who like their laughs original, off-kilter and cliché-free” - ????
Direct from sell-out performances in Shanghai, New York and at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Apphia Campbell embarks on her debut UK tour. Supported by Highlight Rural Touring Scheme. Written and performed by Apphia Campbell.
After a fantastic sell out performance in 2018 we are delighted to announce the return of these great musicians.
Snake has played sax with M People, Eurhythmics, Take That, Ray Charles and many, many more.