Willington tourist and travel information

Willington tourist and travel information

Willington Travel Information

Travel Information Willington is a small town straddling the main route from Durham City to Weardale, and was originally a settlement on the old roman road of Dere Street. Situated close to the foothills of the Pennines and near to Crook and Bishop Auckland.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Willington - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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UK A Roads

Roads Willington - Travel by road - Willington is on the A 690. A nearby large town is Spenneymoor. Willington is about 8 miles from DURHAM.

UK A Road

A1 Motorway

Roads Willington - Travel by road - Willington is about 8 miles west of junction 61 of the A1(M). The A1 and the Motorway known as the A1(M) runs from London to Edinburgh. Willington is about 140 miles from Edinburgh and 270 miles from London.

A1 Motorway

Travel by train

Rail Willington nearby station - Travel by train - Bishop Auckland Station, Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham, DL14 7EJ. Whole station step free access. Bishop Auckland is about 4 miles from Willington.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

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Willington Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Willington - Sport - Sedgefield Racecourse, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 2HW Tel: 01740 621925 Hosting 20 Jump race meetings and spanning 11 months of the year. About 15 miles east of Willington.

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Sport

Sport Willington - Sport - Crook Golf Club, Low Jobs Hill, Crook, Durham, DL15 9AA. About 2 miles west of Willington off the A689. Tel: 01388762429.

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Sport

Sport - Willington Willington - Sport - Willington offers sports and leisure facilities and visitors can enjoy several designated walks.

Sport

Entertainment

Entertainment Willington - Entertainment and attractions - Crook Hall & Gardens, Frankland Lane, Sidegate, Durham, Uk, DH1 5SZ Tel: 0191 384 8028. A Medieval Manor House. About 6 miles northeast of Willington.

Entertainment

Other information Willington - Other information - Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland Tel: 01388 601627. About 5 miles north of Willington. Binchester Roman Fort, Bishop Auckland Tel: 01388 663089
Binchester was the largest Roman fort in County Durham. About 3 miles south of Willington.
Locomotion: the National Railway Museum at Shildon, Shildon Tel: 01388 777999. About 8 miles south of Willington.

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County Durham Map and Attractions

Durham is 270 miles from London. It is 31 miles from Barnard Castle to Consett and 31 miles from Darlington to Stanley.

Roads Willington is about 8 miles west of junction 61 of the A1(M).

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is no station in Willington.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP. Tel: 01833 690606. thebowesmuseum.org.uk.
Attraction 2 - REDCAR RACECOURSE, The Racecourse, Redcar TS10 2BY
Tel: 01642 484068. redcarracing.co.uk.
Attraction 3 - Binchester Roman Fort, Bishop Auckland Tel: 01388 663089
Attraction 4 - Beamish - The North of England Open Air Museum, Co. Durham. DH9 0RG. Tel: 0191 370 4000. beamish.org.uk.
Attraction 5 - Hartlepool Historic Quay & Museum, Jackson Dock, Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool TS24 0XZ. Tel: 01429 860077.

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