Events

Barnard Castle

Barnard Castle

Explore the dramatic ruins of one of the largest Castle’s in the north of England then find a present with a difference in our gift shop. Stocked with a range of English Heritage seasonal and local themed gifts, the shop is popular with visitors and...

Barnard Castle Country Market

Parish Hall

An opportunity to buy homemade jams and marmalades – perfect gifts or just for yourself. Cakes and biscuits made to traditional family recipes – a treat for your festive larder, as well as handmade cards and crafts. Visit us and enjoy a...

Maps of their Years

The Witham

Three Teesdale artists, Sharon Loddey, Jane Young and Ann Whitfield join together with singer/songwriter Alice May exploring life’s pathways Maps of their Years will also form part of The Witham’s vibrant programme of Christmas activity that...

ROH ENCORE: The Nutcracker (U)

The Witham

The Nutcracker has long been one of the most delightful ways to discover the enchantment of ballet – and makes for a delicious seasonal treat for all the family. Tchaikovsky’s much-loved music is matched to a magical adventure on Christmas Eve for...

A Christmasy Christmas Show (5+)

The Witham

The Christmassy Christmas Show of Christmassy Christmasness! is an over-stuffed stocking of seasonal surprises crammed with puppets, songs, quizzes and comedy, and over-flowing with crazy characters, silly slapstick, tall tales and fantastic facts...

Christmas with Steptoe and Son

The Witham

Christmas  simply  wouldn’t  be  Christmas  without  a  visit  to  26  Oil  Drum  Lane  to  catch  up  with  the  nation’s  favourite  rag-and-bone-men  and  indulge  in  some  classic,  festive  misadventures! Albert  and  Harold  – united  by ...

NT Encore: Madness of George III (12A)

The Witham

Multi-award-winning drama The Madness of George III will be broadcast live to cinemas, in National Theatre Live’s first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse. Written by one of Britain’s best-loved playwrights Alan Bennett (The History Boys, The...

Christmas Musical Showcase

TCR Hub

Save the date for our annual Christmas Showcase featuring wonderful wares from local producers, artists, designers and creators. Our day will begin with some delicious refreshments from the Hub Kitchen including hot sandwiches, smoked salmon and...

ENB: Akram Khan’s Giselle (U)

The Witham

Filmed  live  at  the  Liverpool  Empire  in  October  2017 Hailed  as  ‘a  masterpiece  of  21st  century  dance’  from  English  National  Ballet,  Akram  Khan’sGiselle  comes  to  cinemas  for  the  first  time  in  2018,  giving  ballet ...

Emily Smith’s Songs for Christmas

The Witham

A beautiful blend of original and traditional songs drawn from her folk background combine to inspire and celebrate the festive season.  From humble beginnings in a rural farm shop in 2012 Emily has honed a unique, family friendly Christmas night...