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Cathedral guide is 'Tourism Superstar'

Lilian Groves has been a Durham Cathedral guide for 25 years Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

A Durham Cathedral tour guide has been shortlisted for a national award to recognise her contribution to tourism.

Lilian Groves has been showing people the cathedral's sights for twenty five years. She is a passionate advocate of the North East; encouraging visitors to explore the region's other attractions.

Lilian, who is eighty seven, has been nominated in the 2016 Visit England Tourism Superstar competition. She already holds the title for County Durham. The contest recognises the dedication of those working in the tourism industry.


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