Durham Miners' Gala


The Durham Miners' Gala will return in 2022 it has been confirmedHosted by the Durham Miners Association (DMA) since 1871, the Gala was cancelled for the last two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The DMA announced last year that the returning Gala will be dedicated to key workers.

Carers and bus drivers, delivery workers and nurses, shop staff and teachers, everyone who has risked their lives to keep society functioning throughout the pandemic will be celebrated.

The 136th Durham Miners Gala will take place on Saturday 9 July 2022. Read more here.

Gala day information is available here.

The Gala could not take place in any year without the support of our Marras - those who contribute to the Friends of Durham Miners Gala by subscription and donation.

If you value the Gala, please sign up today here.