Durham The Way We Were

£13.50Free UK delivery!

This DVD takes a fascinating look back at life in Durham in times gone by.

 

In stock

Description

A new DVD takes a fascinating look back at life in Durham in times gone by.

It reveals the chequered history of Framwellgate and Elvet Bridges and the role of the Wear in Durham’s past including the day the river caught fire, memories of major floods, and extraordinary tales of river pirates and wreckers.

In a feature on Durham at war we recall the heroic sacrifice of the Durham Pals in World War 1 and discover how the saviour of the Cathedral in World War 2 spelled disaster for the village of Beamish.

We also learn how Durham’s railway became a laughing stock, recall the days when horse racing actually took place on the Racecourse, and look back at the heyday of the Miner’s Gala.

These nostalgic reflections of bygone Durham are brought to life with eye-witness accounts of events from the archives of the Durham County Advertiser.

The DVD is produced exclusively for the Durham Advertiser and is narrated by Richard Vernon.

SPECIAL OFFER

‘Durham The Way We Were’ also includes a FREE bonus film, ‘The Way We Were in the 1950s’ – a nostalgic look back at life in Britain in the 50s.

The Total running time of the DVD is 90 minutes.

Reviews (0)

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Durham The Way We Were”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Search www.britainonfilm.co.uk

Login

Create an account

Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy.

Password Recovery

Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

Shopping Basket (0)

Durham The Way We Were

£13.50

In stock

Added to wishlist! VIEW WISHLIST