News Archive: 2018

Christmas Carols in the SCR

Season’s Greetings to all friends of Castle, Carols in the SCR returns, and we would like to invite you to be our guest at a special Christmas Drinks Reception for SCR members, and College Alumni. The event will take place on Saturday 8th December in the Senior Common Room, University…

Added Monday 29th October 2018

The Durham Castle Lecture Series 2018-19

Invitation to the Durham Castle Lecture Series 2018-19.  

Added Wednesday 17th October 2018


For six years now, University College of Durham University has run a charitable association – ‘Castle Community Action’ (CCA) which aims to both provide and uphold physical and financial support to the local community. CCA achieves these values through a number of projects foc…

Added Thursday 4th October 2018

Café Mozart

Sixty Years on!  Durham graduate returns after 60 years with a concert in the University   When Derek McCulloch came to Durham in 1957 to study German he could barely read music. Little did he imagine that he would leave five years later to embark on a dual career as broadcaster, ling…

Added Thursday 4th October 2018

The launch of Christus Vincit

The Chapel Choir of University College is very excited to announce the launch of its latest CD Christus Vincit. The CD was recorded in July 2017 during our week in residence at St Davids Cathedral, South West Wales. Directed by Joshua Ridley, we sang two evensongs during the week and ended…

Added Wednesday 18th April 2018

West Courtyard Caf´┐Ż

We are gearing up to have the new café at Castle running by early February. We hope that you will have an opportunity to visit Castle to see the new café. Our heartfelt thanks goes out to all of our alumni who have supported this redevelopment. Every donation has helped immensely. …

Added Wednesday 24th January 2018

Durham Castle Society

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