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Eldon Hall Farm Steadings - Open Garden for NGS

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This is the first year of opening for this delightful rural development of rescued farm buildings dating back to the 1800s.
Eldon Hall Farm Steadings, Shildon DL4 2QT
Sat 25 Jun

Oliver Ford Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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A peaceful, contemplative 3 acre garden developed and planted by the owner and BBC Gardener of the Year as a space for quiet reflection.
Oliver Ford Garden, Consett DH8 9HG
Sun 26 Jun

Old Quarrington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Three very distinct gardens in the hamlet of Old Quarrington. The Stables is a large family garden full of hidden surprises and extensive views.
Old Quarrington Gardens, Durham DH6 5NN
Sun 26 Jun

Wolsingham Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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A group of 8 gardens mainly centred around the recreation field. One is a short walk/drive to the edge of the village. They vary between traditional gardens, more unusual gardens and allotments.
Wolsingham Village Gardens, Bishop Auckland DL13 3AY
Sat 2 Jul

Garden and studio at 67 - Open Garden for NGS

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A quirky, bohemian garden, where wildlife comes first. No chemicals used anywhere. Lots of interest and art from the talented Mitsi.
Garden and studio at 67, Bishop Auckland DL14 9ER
Sun 3 Jul, Sun 7 Aug

Hilarity Bites presents Hayley Ellis: The Invisible Mam

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Hilarity Bites presents Hayley Ellis: The Invisible Mam Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Forum in Darlington on July 7th 2022: Hilarity Bites presents Hayley Ellis: The Invisible Mam Show details: Becoming a mum and then going into lockdown is not
The Forum Music Centre, Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SG
Thu 7 Jul

St Margaret's Allotments - Open Garden for NGS

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5 acres of over 100 allotments against the spectacular backdrop of Durham Cathedral. This site has been cultivated since the Middle Ages.
St Margaret’s Allotments, Durham City DH1 4QU
Sun 10 Jul

Paloma Faith

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Paloma Faith The Age of Optimism Tour 2022. Artists performing: Paloma Faith. Tickets avaiable.
Darlington Arena, Darlington DL2 1DL
Sat 16 Jul

Woodbine House - Open Garden for NGS

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The garden is approx ¼ of an acre, divided into two, one half used as a vegetable garden with large greenhouse.
Woodbine House, Crook DL15 0JW
Sat 16 Jul

Middleton Hall Retirement Village - Open Garden for NGS

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Like those in our retirement community, the extensive grounds are gloriously mature, endlessly interesting and with many hidden depths.
Middleton Hall Retirement Village, Darlington DL2 1HA
Sat 23 Jul

45 Blackwell - Open Garden for NGS

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No. 45 Blackwell rises from the River Tees up to a 1½ acre garden with many mature trees, wildlife meadow, pond with waterfall, herb and Mediterranean garden, vegetable bed, greenhouse, camellia...
45 Blackwell, Darlington DL3 8QT
Sun 31 Jul

46 Blackwell - Open Garden for NGS

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46 Blackwell is a plantsmans garden - compact, but full of unusual specimens and collections of plants and trees, with a pond and summerhouse in the back garden.
46 Blackwell, Darlington DL3 8QT
Sun 31 Jul

St Cuthbert's Hospice - Open Garden for NGS

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5 acres of mature gardens surround this CQC outstanding-rated Hospice. In development since 1988, the gardens are cared for by volunteers inc a Victorian-style greenhouse and large vegetable, fruit...
St Cuthbert’s Hospice, Durham DH1 3QF
Sun 31 Jul

Heather Holm - Open Garden for NGS

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Divided into different rooms, this is a garden of different aspects, formal, floral and architectural.
Heather Holm, Saltburn-By-The-Sea TS12 3JU
Sun 7 Aug

Simply Red

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Simply Red. Artists performing: Simply Red. Tickets avaiable.
Darlington Arena, Darlington DL2 1DL
Sat 13 Aug

Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory

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Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory Coming to Hilarity Bites at Darlington Hippodrome on October 2nd 2022: Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory Show details: Brand new show.
Darlington Hippodrome, Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RR
Sun 2 Oct

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