Category Archive: Durham

The Durham City Lumiere Festival

A four day festival once again lit up the city of Durham, bringing a little early winter magic to the people of Durham. The Lumiere light show returned between the 12th and 15th of November 2015 to light up the streets, waterways & historic medieval buildings of Geordieland’s historic 2nd city & its famous cathedral. Over the four days of the festival highlighted …

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A Geordie TV Channel Is On It’s Way

Made TV Ltd have announced that they have been awarded the Local TV Licence for the Newcastle area by Ofcom today to launch Made in Tyne & Wear, a local television station for Tyne & Wear that aims to be on air 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  This new and innovative broadcasting …

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North East Heritage Open Days 2013

As part of the Tyne & Wear Heritage Open Days running between Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th September 2013 many public buildings, churches and historic venues in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Gateshead, Tyneside, Durham & many parts of Northumberland are preparing to throw open their doors to the local community & tourists alike, for free. Highlights include some of Geordieland’s most …

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London 2012 Torch Relay – Route Through Geordieland

Geordies are making final preparations this week before the Olympic flame makes it’s way through the Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside & the Durham areas of Geordieland. The Torch relay enters Northumberland from Scotland via the Geordie border town of Berwick-Upon-Tweed on the afternoon of 14th June 2012. Each area has different celebrations in place to publicise the torch relay …

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Beamish Museum Hosted The 2011 North East & Cumbria Children in Need

Beamish Museum hosted the live BBC North East and Cumbria television broadcasts for the BBC 2011’s Children in Need event in November 2011 North Easts England’s premier outdoor museum opened its doors from 6pm to 10pm with free entry to visitors with a whole host of entertainment for all to enjoy – view slideshow (updated)

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