A scene from the 2007 Gala showing the County Hotel balcony where famous faces included Tony Benn and Ricky Tomlinson.

15 famous faces who have graced the Durham Miners Gala

They’re people you’ll recognise from Durham Big Meeting over the decades.

Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 15:30 pm

But how many of these famous people do you remember seeing at the Miners Gala?

Take look at our line-up of some of the familiar faces and let us know what your best memories are of Durham’s big day. Email chris.cordner@jpimedia.co.uk with your memories.

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