FOOD is the theme in Durham City this weekend.
A continental market in Market Place will be complemented by a gourmet food marquee on Palace Green.
Each venue will be packed with a wide range of top quality food produced both here and abroad.
There will be something to see as well as eat in the marquee with top chef Jean-Christophe Novelli demonstrating his cooking skills to the public.
The continental market was opened by the Mayor of Durham, Councillor John Wilkinson.
Details of individual events are available online: www.durhamfoodfestival.com.