Programme – Durham 2017


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Lumiere Durham 2017 map

1 Lumiere Durham 2017 map

Lumiere Durham 2017 Map (Download link)

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Accessibility Information – For the Birds

1 Accessibility Information – For the Birds

Durham University Botanic Gardens https://www.disabledgo.com/access-guide/durham-university/botanic-garden-49

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Accessibility Information – Cosmic Architecture

2 Accessibility Information – Cosmic Architecture

Lower Mountjoy, University Science Site  

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Accessibility Information

3 Accessibility Information

Crown Court Gardens The area is generally flat and covered in grass with tarmac paths throughout the gardens.

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Accessibility Information – What Matters

4 Accessibility Information – What Matters

St Oswald’s Church and Churchyard  

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Accessibility Information – Visual Illusion

5 Accessibility Information – Visual Illusion

Outside Crown Court Gardens Tarmac path outside Crown Court Gardens.

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Accessibility Information – Shimmer

6 Accessibility Information – Shimmer

Prebends Bridge South Bailey to Prebends Bridge: is a tarmac road with some cobbled areas. There is a kerbed path on one side, the path is narrow in places. Prebends Bridge to Quarryheads Lane: Very steep incline towards Quarryheads Lane, this area is not well lit. http://www.thisisdurham.com/things-to-do/durham-riverside-walk-p671691

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Accessibility Information – White Line

7 Accessibility Information – White Line

Above River Wear http://www.thisisdurham.com/things-to-do/durham-riverside-walk-p671691 

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Accessibility Information – Know Thyself

8 Accessibility Information – Know Thyself

Count’s House Prebends Bridge: from the bridge there is a steep slope towards Count’s House, the surface is a tarmac footpath.

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Accessibility Information – Frequencies

9 Accessibility Information – Frequencies

Riverside & South Bailey Riverside: tarmac footpath, no lighting, seating at regular intervals along the route South Bailey: Paved footpath and tarmac road, gentle incline towards Prebends Bridge. http://www.thisisdurham.com/things-to-do/durham-riverside-walk-p671691

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Accessibility Information – Horizontal Interference

10 Accessibility Information – Horizontal Interference

The College Paved footpath and tarmac road, gentle incline towards Prebends Bridge.

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Accessibility Information – Entre Les Rangs

11 Accessibility Information – Entre Les Rangs

Cathedral Cloister The cloisters can be found inside the Cathedral, situated at the top of a steep hill. The road surface is cobbles and on either side there are narrow paths with kerbs. Access inside the Cathedral is mostly via ramps. Access to the Cathedral Shop, Undercroft Restaurant and Toilets is by and a platform […]

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Accessibility Information – Methods

12 Accessibility Information – Methods

Cathedral Durham Cathedral, is situated at the top of a steep hill. The road surface is cobbled and on either side there are narrow paths with kerbs. Access inside the Cathedral is mostly via ramps. Access to the Undercroft and Toilets is via steps and a lift. There is a level route as well, that […]

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Accessibility Information – Drawn in Light

13 Accessibility Information – Drawn in Light

Elvet Bridge Viewing from Old Elvet Bridge: Old Elvet Bridge surface is a mixture of cobbles and flagstones. There is a steep incline from Elvet Bridge towards Saddler Street. Viewing from Boat House area (below Old Elvet Bridge) via route behind Market Cross Jewellers: There is a very steep slope from Saddler Street behind Market […]

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Accessibility Information – Control No Control

14 Accessibility Information – Control No Control

Prince Bishops Shopping Centre Prince Bishops has an even and flat surface. There are regular rest points (seats with backs and benches). Access is recommended via Claypath as Silver Street is steep and cobbled. https://www.disabledgo.com/access-guide/durham-county-council/prince-bishops-shopping-centre-2

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Accessibility Information – Dome and Arches

15 Accessibility Information – Dome and Arches

Market Place, Saddler and Silver Street Market Place: The surfaces within the Market Place are mainly level, paved and free from kerbs. There is a slight incline from St Nicholas Church towards the statue. There is a level change of 3 steps around the statue at the exit from the Market Place onto Silver Street […]

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Accessibility Information – Our Moon

16 Accessibility Information – Our Moon

Durham Castle North Road has a gentle downwards slope from the bus station and viaduct towards Framwelgate Bridge. There are kerbed paths with dropped kerbs in place. The path surfaces are flagstones and the road is tarmac. There is an information map and seating area at the bottom of North Road at the junction with […]

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Accessibility Information – Anon

17 Accessibility Information – Anon

Millennium Place, Corner of Claypath Stepped access between Millennium Place and Freeman’s Place: available next to the Premier Inn/Missoula. There are 4 flights of steps consisting of 8/11/12/12 steps. Stepped access between Missoula and Ebony: 2 flights of steps consisting of 7/7 steps. Stepped access between Ebony and Gala Theatre: 2 flights of steps consisting […]

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Accessibility Information – Sagacity

18 Accessibility Information – Sagacity

Durham Clayport Library  Stepped access between Millennium Place and Freeman’s Place: available next to the Premier Inn/Missoula. There are 4 flights of steps consisting of 8/11/12/12 steps. Stepped access between Missoula and Ebony: 2 flights of steps consisting of 7/7 steps. Stepped access between Ebony and Gala Theatre: 2 flights of steps consisting of 8/8 […]

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Accessibility Information – Anonymous

19 Accessibility Information – Anonymous

Side of Gala Theatre Stepped access between Millennium Place and Freeman’s Place: available next to the Premier Inn/Missoula. There are 4 flights of steps consisting of 8/11/12/12 steps. Stepped access between Missoula and Ebony: 2 flights of steps consisting of 7/7 steps. Stepped access between Ebony and Gala Theatre: 2 flights of steps consisting of […]

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Accessibility Information – Illumaphonium

20 Accessibility Information – Illumaphonium

Walkergate behind Ebony Stepped access between Millennium Place and Freeman’s Place: available next to the Premier Inn/Missoula. There are 4 flights of steps consisting of 8/11/12/12 steps. Stepped access between Missoula and Ebony: 2 flights of steps consisting of 7/7 steps. Stepped access between Ebony and Gala Theatre: 2 flights of steps consisting of 8/8 […]

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Accessibility Information – Lightbench

21 Accessibility Information – Lightbench

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Accessibility Information – Heron

22 Accessibility Information – Heron

Riverbank Viewing point from Framwelgate Waterside North Road/Milburngate: Access is from a steep downward slope which leads to The Gates car parks. The surface is tarmac with footpaths and dropped crossing points in place. Framwelgate Bridge: stepped access from Coach and Eight pub (4 flights consisting of 9/11/11/18 steps). Stepped access from Thai River (5 […]

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Accessibility Information – Fire Tornado

23 Accessibility Information – Fire Tornado

Milburngate North Road/Milburngate: Access is from a steep downward slope which leads to The Gates car parks. The surface is tarmac with footpaths and dropped crossing points in place. Pennyferry bridge: allows access between Framwelgate Waterside and Freeman’s Place. Access to the bridge is by either steps or ramp. There are 16 steps at the […]

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Accessibility Information – Colour by Light

24 Accessibility Information – Colour by Light

North Road North Road has a gentle incline towards the bus station and viaduct. There are low kerbed paths in place. The path surfaces are flagstones and the road is tarmac. There is an information map and seating area at the bottom of North Road at junction with Milburngate/The Riverwalk Shopping Centre. Bollards, bins and […]

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Accessibility Information – Northern Lights

25 Accessibility Information – Northern Lights

Railway Station Steep incline towards train station, tarmac footbath and road surface, adequate lighting. Stepped footbridge from city centre at the top of North Road. Alternative footbridge from Castle Chare with ramped and stepped access – This footbridge is accessed via 53 steps from the station approach (note: Castle Chare very steep with paving and […]

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Accessibility Information – Arclight

26 Accessibility Information – Arclight

Railway Viaduct The area at the North Road/A690 roundabout is tarmac with kerbed paths with dropped kerbs in places. If accessing from North Road towards viaduct there is an upward slope.

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Accessibility Information – Harmonic Portal

27 Accessibility Information – Harmonic Portal

Castle Chare Junction with North Road: gentle slope, flagged pavement, tarmac road, adequate lighting. Route from Milburngate: very steep towards St Godric’s Church, cobbled road, tarmac pavement, adequate lighting. Accessed via 13 steps or narrow tarmacked path from Milburngate. Footbridge: access from train station to Church Chare via footbridge accessed via 53 steps (flights of […]

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Accessibility Information – The Common Good

28 Accessibility Information – The Common Good

Miners’ Hall, Redhills Steep incline from Flass Street, narrow footpath, no dropped kerbs, cobbled road. Uneven surface and steep incline from entrance gate to Redhills 4 steps to flagged viewing areas with bench seating.

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Accessibility Information – Rainbow River

29 Accessibility Information – Rainbow River

Please note, the riverside footpath route from Prebends bridge is not suitable for wheelchair of buggy access. An alternative route is available. From North Road the road bears to the right at the Halifax Building Society towards Crossgate bank where the road then forks left, after ‘The Fighting Cocks’ pub towards South Street. The paths […]

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Accessibility Information –  Wave

30 Accessibility Information – Wave

Access via Silver Street will be one way. From Silver Street to the side of the Superdry store there are 17 flagstone steps with a handrail, at the bottom of the steps a declining flagstone path leads to Fowlers Yard. Fowlers Yard is on a slight incline with a tarmac road and curbed flagstone path with […]

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DLI Museum Park & Stride

1 DLI Museum Park & Stride

Aykley Heads, Durham DH1 5TU

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County Hall Park & Stride

2 County Hall Park & Stride

Durham, County Durham DH1 5UZ

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New College Park & Ride

3 New College Park & Ride

Framwellgate Moor Campus, DH1 5ES. Alight/Board at east side of Milburngate Bridge (near Claypath)

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Sniperley Park & Ride

4 Sniperley Park & Ride

DH1 5RA Alight/Board at east side of Milburngate Bridge (near Claypath)

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Howlands Park & Ride

5 Howlands Park & Ride

DH1 RTQ Alight/Board opposite Three Tuns, New Elvet

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Belmont Park & Ride

6 Belmont Park & Ride

DH1 1SR Alight/Board opposite The Gates Shopping Centre

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Durham Train Station

7 Durham Train Station

North Road,  DH1 4RB

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