A guided walk around the heart of Darlington, led by Chris Lloyd of The Northern Echo, looking at the history of art and artists in the town: poets, painters, performances and public art, plus some stories in the stonework, the views of a weathercock and the birth of the art of lion taming.

Date and times: Saturday 18 May 4.30pm (until approx. 6.30pm)
Venue: Meet at the ‘Green Tree’, on the corner of Skinnergate and Blackwellgate
Cost: Free
Contact: Email DfC (darlo4culture@gmail.com) to book a place