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Durham 19 Year of Culture

We are delighted to be part of Durham 19 - an exciting and unmissable Year of Culture in the region - and look forward to celebrating the Norman Cornish Centenary events and exhibitions with a wide audience.


Signing Books at the Words By The Water Festival

Members of the Cornish family signing copies of ‘Behind the Scenes‘ book at The Words by The Water Festival on Friday morning, following an illustrated lecture to a ‘full house’ at The Studio, Theatre by The Lake, Keswick.


The Norman Cornish Trail Guide Goes to Print!

Today, preparations for the forthcoming Norman Cornish Trail took another step towards completion when the trail guide brochure, designed by Ian Wright of, went to print.


New Educational Resources Live!

We're excited to announce that we've prepared some new educational resources, which are now available to download from our website!


Coming Soon To Spennymoor!

The development of the Norman Cornish Trail moved a step closer towards completion yesterday when members of the community recorded their memories of some of the locations used on the Trail, taking it now to an advanced stage.


Cornish Centenary

Throughout the centenary year, an interesting range of themed exhibitions is planned in order to commemorate Norman’s life and to celebrate his work.

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