DCS Annual Reunion

The 74th Annual Reunion of the Society will be held Friday 11th to 13th September 2020 (further information to be confirmed).  The Reunion gives members of the Society the opportunity to revisit Durham and renew acquaintances with student contemporaries, members of staff and re-imbibe (albeit briefly) the atmosphere of the College.  A special invitation to attend the Reunion this year is extended to those who came up in 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009, but all Castle graduates are welcome to attend.  The main programme of College events will be confirmed soon and that the following is based on last year;s information and set to serve as guidance only:



Tea and scones

The Great Hall


7.00 pm


The Great Hall




8.15 am

Communion Service

Tunstal Chapel




The Great Hall


12.30-1.30 pm


The Great Hall


4.00- 5.00 pm

Tea and biscuits

The Great Hall


5.30 pm

Annual General Meeting



7.30 pm

Reunion Dinner

The Great Hall



8.00-9.00 am


The Great Hall


Depart by 10




COSTS  (per person)

11 to 13 Sept

Tea 14 to Breakfast 13th


12 to 13 Sept

Lunch 15th to Breakfast 16th


12 Sept

Reunion Dinner Only


Weekend non-resident rate

Fri tea & dinner, Sat lunch, tea and Reunion Dinner


Saturday non-resident rate

Sat lunch, tea & Reunion dinner




If you are able to attend please complete the booking form and return it as soon as possible or by Monday 3rd August at the latest. Booking forms should be returned by post to Janet Kelly, Reception, University College, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RW or emailed to Partners are very welcome to attend the Reunion Dinner, but only members of the Society are eligible to attend the Annual General Meeting.


Can be made over the telephone or by bank transfer to Durham university further queries regarding that can be made directly to our Finance officer or by calling 0191 3343800.

Members who are opting for the Reunion Dinner only, or either of the meal-only options, please return the booking form to the College to 



We have been allocated 20 spaces on Palace Green for the Reunion and these will be issued strictly on a first come first served basis.

Durham Castle Society

Durham University