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.
Be An Archaeologist: Roman Dig at East Park, Sedgefield 1

Be An Archaeologist: Roman Dig at East Park, Sedgefield

Together with DigVentures we’re returning to East Park to resume our archaeological dig, where people from the local area have been helping us to investigate the remains of a very unusual Roman town.

Be An Archaeologist: Roman Dig at East Park, Sedgefield

Together with DigVentures we’re returning to East Park to resume our archaeological dig, where people from the local area have been helping us to investigate the remains of a very unusual Roman town.
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.
Could you be the face of Brightwater? 1

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.