Date(s) - 16/01/2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
A series of five FREE workshops to help those working in tourism to know more about the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark, and what it can do for you and your visitors.
Each session will introduce a different aspect of the Geopark and the work of the AONB Partnership, and explore the distinctive geology of the North Pennines, and its cultural and natural heritage.
Book for the whole programme here, or visit the individual events below to book separately:
Introduction and Geology, with Dr Stuart Jones, Durham University.
Barrington Hall, St John’s Chapel, Weardale DL13 1QA
Cultural heritage: dig deeper into human stories past and present
Strathmore Arms, Holwick, Upper Teesdale DL12 0NJ
Exploring geology: getting out and about to see familar features of the landscape in a new way
Bowlees Visitor Centre, Upper Teesdale DL12 0XE
Mining in the North Pennines: an overground and underground tour to discover the visitor experience
Killhope Lead Mining Museum, Upper Weardale DL13 1AR
Natural heritage: find out more about our distinctive wildlife and dark skies
Allenheads Contemporary Arts, The Old Schoolhouse, Allenheads NE47 9HR
Booking essential. Light lunch provided – please let us know about any dietary requirements in the comment box when booking.
This event is fully booked.