News & Events

The next meeting of the Society will be held on Monday 24th August 2015

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New Web Site

Welcome to our new web site. The Society has had a web site for well over ten years and was one of the first local history societies in the area to do so. Our old web site had been out of date for some time so we have now launched our brand new site which we hope to update and add to regularly.

£250 raised toward the restoration of Church organ

At the Societies last exhibition, held on the 9th and 10th May 2015, £250 was raised towards the restoration of the Church organ at St Philip and St James Church in Tow Law. More information about the restoration can be found


Yesterday Belongs To You

On Saturday 17th May the Society attendedYesterday Belongs to You at Durham County Hall. the event was attended by many of the Counties local history groups, museums and heritage organisations. The day was very well attended, even though the weather was terrible! 

Many thanks to the Durham History and Heritage Forum for organising such a good event, we hope to be there again in two years time.