The passion and the glory of County Durham
Nairn's County Durham costs £5 plus £2 post from Martin Roberts, Old Fleece House, 20B Front Street, West Auckland DL14 9HW, or email…
Probably the most prominent landmark in Durham Market Place is the huge, double life-sized statue of a military-looking gentleman on a horse. Though he towers over the Market Place in all his martial pomp, many residents of County Durham don’t know who the statue represents, even some of those who use it as a convenient […]
At a time when road alterations and bus movement restrictions were in place, a number of services normally based on Durham's bus station were relocated. As seen here on Milburngate Bridge in the city, passengers wait in numbers to board where more sedate pedestrian flow would be the norm. On the left is a Northern General Atlantean (2203) of the CCN batch, in faded Poppy whilst to the rear another Northern Fleetline (JCN reg) seems active. One of my all time favourite bus types ( Burlingham…
Handley Moule (1841–1920), Bishop of Durham (1901–1920)
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Pictures: Durham life in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s
ON Saturday, September 1, Michael Richardson's Gilesgate Archive is holding an exhibition of colour pictures of Durham in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
Pictures: Life in 1960s Durham City from The Northern Echo archives
THIS week's selection from The Northern Echo's photo archive delves in to the packet marked "S" and comes up with views of streets and the…