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Constructed in 1844, the Penshaw Monument in Penshaw, between Washington and Houghton-le-Spring, has extraordinary views across the North East from the top of Penshaw Hill. Go up between dawn and dusk - you might even be able to spot Durham Cathedral.
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Welcome to the Chester-le-Street edition of ATTDT: your independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Chester-le-Street. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Chester-le-Street, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting cool and often unknown events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to go and see in Chester-le-Street for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other brilliant things to do, or change the day to start planning your week: here are amazing things to do on Friday. Find out more....
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