‘Eleanor Rigby for the Durham coalfield’

‘Eleanor Rigby for the Durham coalfield’

***UPDATE – 28/06/2021*** – Durham County Council has taken the decision to postpone the Brass Festival until 2022. Read more here.   North East band Field Music have joined forces with the Durham Miners Association (DMA) for a new musical project exploring the...
New community network for Durham coalfield area

New community network for Durham coalfield area

A new community network will roll out across the former Durham coalfield as part of the £7.25m regeneration programme at The Pitman’s Parliament. Inspired by the historic lodge system of the Durham Miners Association (DMA), the network aims to revitalise and promote...
Tours cancelled and bookings suspended

Tours cancelled and bookings suspended

Guided tours of Redhills have been cancelled until August in the interests of public health.  The hire of Redhills and booking of meeting rooms has also been suspended until further notice. Ticket holders for tours from April to July have been notified and will...
Life-saving funding for Redhills

Life-saving funding for Redhills

The Pitman’s Parliament has been awarded a life-saving grant from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. The Durham Miners’ Association (DMA) will receive crucial development funding to prepare the ground for its restoration and renewal of Redhills: Durham Miners Hall....