Consett is in County Durham.
Consett is easily accessible by bus from Durham or Newcastle and has connections to many amazing towns nearby such as Shotley Bridge, Leadgate, Blackhill and Delves Lane
Most of Consett can easily be accessed by foot, best still hire a bike if you want to explore further. The Derwent walk is highly recommended and can easily be accessed from Blackhill.
Consett is home to the Empire Theatre, one of County Durham's oldest theatres. Recently refurbished, the theatre stages variety acts, plays and a Christmas pantomime. The theatre also screens blockbuster films at times when there are no live performances.