Durham’s year of culture starts.
Chris Davy appointed Chairman of Visit County Durham
thisisdurham.com achieved its largest annual unique user figure totaling 977,054 users.
Durham City named as one of the UK’s top 15 cities by Conde Nast Traveller.
Visit County Durham Partnership is launched.
Lillian Groves, winner of Durham Tourism Superstar 2015 is voted England’s national Tourism Superstar, making it two years in a row for Durham.
Northern Lands launched.
VisitEngland selects Durham as a location for their annual photo shoots.
A suite of town maps is printed and distributed.
Visitor Information Network launched.