The uk.local.county-durham newsgroup is for discussion of issues
relating to County Durham - 'Land of the Prince Bishops'.
Contributions are welcome from people who live, study, or work in the
area, have an interest in the culture, history and attractions of the
area, plan to visit it, or are now living 'in exile' and have fond
memories of their time in the county.
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uk.local.county-durham Topics relevant to County Durham