University College

We have a number of great events coming up and we would like to encourage alumni, members of the university community, and friends of Castle to come along.

We would love to see you there!

The Durham Castle Society London Reunion, P.S. Tattershall Castle on the Victoria Embankment, London, SW1A 2HR

Thursday 6 July from 6.30pm

You are warmly invited to attend our next London event at Tattershall Castle. This is an excellent opportunity to have a few drinks, see old friends and meet some of the new graduates of 2017. 

This event is free to attend, and there will be a cash bar. However, you MUST register here to be on the guest list.

SCR Garden Party – Friday 14 July

On the 14 July the Senior Common Room will host their annual Garden Party (£3) followed by the Summer Buffet (£25). Alumni can attend either or both of the day’s events and guests are very welcome.Garden Party: Guests welcome from 3pm in Fellows’ Garden. This will include tea, strawberries and cream, and a Pimms and sparkling wine bar, together with games such as croquet. 

SCR Summer Buffet: Served in Fellows’ Garden or The Senate Suite (depending on the weather). Drinks from 6.30pm and dinner from 7pm. The dress code for the day is smart casual, with blazer or jacket and tie for gentlemen. Please contact for more details.

Floreat Castellum

Development and Alumni Relations Office
The Palatine Centre
Stockton Road

0191 334 6305

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