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YOU’RE AN INQUISITIVE ONE AREN’T YOU! AND YOU KNOW WHAT, IT PAYS OFF!

You have unlocked and unearthed the treasured Discover Brightwater map... Take a look around all that is on offer surrounding the River Skerne and begin your journey to Discover Brightwater.

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EVENTS, BOOKINGS & BEYOND

Those nice people who play the lottery have provided us with millions of pounds to improve our area, our skills and our communities

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Click below find out how you can take part. We have a range of events and courses available. Become a Brightwater heritage trainee and improve your job prospects; visit our skills taster sessions from ancient embroidery to skills to restore our unique railway heritage.
History & Heritage Fair

History & Heritage Fair

Join us at the FREE County Durham Forum for History & Heritage Fair. A great morning for those who love history & mystery!

History & Heritage Fair

Join us at the FREE County Durham Forum for History & Heritage Fair. A great morning for those who love history & mystery!
Register an interest in building recording projects

Historical buildings project – Register an interest

We will be carrying out a series of detailed surveys of historic mills, farms and manor houses in the Brightwater area and would love you to help.

Historical buildings project – Register an interest

We will be carrying out a series of detailed surveys of historic mills, farms and manor houses in the Brightwater area and would love you to help.
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Could you be the face of Brightwater?

We are looking for people of all ages, race, colour and gender to join us on various photoshoots over the next few months.

Could you be the face of Brightwater?

We are looking for people of all ages, race, colour and gender to join us on various photoshoots over the next few months.
Eco Club

Eco Club

Join us for a free family club every Wednesday after school at the Eco Centre in Newton Aycliffe.

Eco Club

Join us for a free family club every Wednesday after school at the Eco Centre in Newton Aycliffe.
Fishburn Woods

Fishburn Woods

With the help of Groundwork North East and Cumbria, each week we will be in Fishburn Woods managing the woodlands to improve access.

Fishburn Woods

With the help of Groundwork North East and Cumbria, each week we will be in Fishburn Woods managing the woodlands to improve access.