When you arrive at Durham, you do not simply join a University, or enter a college: you become part of an entire community. Each of these groups has its own
Take a trip to ‘the Toon’ Just a short bus journey, or only 12 minutes on a train from Durham station and you can be in the heart of Newcastle City centre.
Summer is here. Schoolchildren have finished for the holidays, undergraduates are already a quarter of the way through their summer vacation, and it appears as if the glorious weather is
For centuries, the character of our area has been dominated by mining. Looking around the county, you can see remnants of the mining past and artefacts such as the safes
Rural Durham You would be forgiven for thinking that Durham is full of steep hills and the only cycling is to and from lectures, but actually County Durham is full
When I arrived in Durham back in 2016, I was unsure what to expect: who I would interact with, the doors that would be open to me, or how I