Festival: The Cureheads

The original tribute to The Cure since 1990, faithfully recreate the sound, looks and atmosphere of a real 1980s concert by The Cure. Plus, music in the bar from DJ Mikey A. Date and times: Saturday 18 May 8.30pm, doors/DJ from 7pm Venue: The Forum Music Centre, Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SG Cost: Tickets £12, more »

Darlington Arts Festival 2019: ‘Follow Your Art’

The main sections of this year’s festival are the writers’ festival (booking required for most events), music, children’s events, the annual dance festival, and visual arts. There are lots of free events available – see the main programme for details. The festival’s theme is ‘Follow Your Art’ and it aims to highlight the wide variety more »

Festival: Bennet House Writers

Regular writing group is opening its doors to newcomers during Darlington Arts Festival. The Bennet House Writers group was formed in 1989 as part of the Workers Education Association and meets weekly to work on creative writing projects. The group welcomes writers of all ages and abilities. Date and times: 10.30am-noon Venue: Age UK, Bradbury more »