Programme for Durham's Lumiere to be unveiled

Organisers of Lumiere in Durham will unveil the programme for this year's festival at a launch later. The festival, described as a "celebration of light" is held over four days and places art displays and installations around the city.

The last time it was held, in November 2011, it was seen by 150,000 people and brought in £4.3m to the local economy.

Durham Cathedral
Durham Cathedral was lit up outside and in for the last Lumiere in 2011 Credit: Steve Drew/PA Wire

This year's festival will be held from 14th - 17th November.

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Lumiere Festival in Durham

The Lumiere Festival has launched in Durham. Art and light installations will be on display in the City from14th-17th November.