Tony Benn Film Showing in Durham Cathedral Raises Funds for the Gala
A film showing of the critically acclaimed Tony Benn: Will and Testament hosted by Durham Cathedral last year has raised £2,000 for the Durham Miners' Gala.Read more
Well done Darren!
Congratulations and a massive thank you to Darren Meadows from Horden in County Durham who completed the Great North Run in 2 hours 45 minutes this weekend to raise funds for the Durham Miners' Gala.Read more
Durham Miners' Gala: A 'record' 150,000 cram into city as they celebrate area's coal-mining heritage
Reproduced from an article in the Daily Mirror by Jon Livesey, 11th July 2015 - You can view the original here
The biggest trade union event in Europe, Durham Miners' Gala saw people lining the streets, marching, waving banners, singing and dancing
A staggering - and most likely record-breaking - 150,000 people paraded through a city centre as part of the annual Durham Miners' Gala this morning.