FAMILY FUN

We can help the full family find out about the environment, nature and the history of our area.

We have lots of environmentally-friendly tasks and activities suitable for all ages, most of which you can create with bits and bobs you can find around your home.

If your not feeling crafty why not download our FREE Durham Ox story book which was written and illustrated by our local children.

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WHERE WOULD YOU LIKE TO GO?

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Durham Wildlife Trust – 30 Days Wild

30 Days Wild is The Wildlife Trusts’ annual nature challenge where we ask the nation to do one ‘wild’ thing a day every day throughout June. 
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Durham Wildlife Trust – 30 Days Wild

30 Days Wild is The Wildlife Trusts’ annual nature challenge where we ask the nation to do one ‘wild’ thing a day every day throughout June. 
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Brightwater Gem Trail Activities

If you would like to help unearth and identify the hidden gems in Brightwater download our guides her and discover our beautiful landscape and unique heritage
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Brightwater Gem Trail Activities

If you would like to help unearth and identify the hidden gems in Brightwater download our guides her and discover our beautiful landscape and unique heritage
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11 Arches Park

Epic journeys through time with amazing performances, spectacular shows and immersive attractions in a beautifully landscaped open space: 11Arches Park is an unforgettable experience for all the family.
11 arches park

11 Arches Park

Epic journeys through time with amazing performances, spectacular shows and immersive attractions in a beautifully landscaped open space: 11Arches Park is an unforgettable experience for all the family.
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Discover Brightwater Christmas Card Competition

Enter our Christmas Card Competition and your child’s design could become one of our official Discover Brightwater
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Discover Brightwater Christmas Card Competition

Enter our Christmas Card Competition and your child’s design could become one of our official Discover Brightwater
CREATE A MODEL LOCOMOTIVE

CREATE A MODEL LOCOMOTIVE

Build your own Locomotive! You just need scissors, glue and grownup! 
CREATE A MODEL LOCOMOTIVE

CREATE A MODEL LOCOMOTIVE

Build your own Locomotive! You just need scissors, glue and grownup! 
CREATE A MINI POND

CREATE A MINI POND

With the help of your grown-up build your very own pond!
CREATE A MINI POND

CREATE A MINI POND

With the help of your grown-up build your very own pond!