Welcome to the Durham School Press Office. Here you will find our latest press releases as well as our corporate guidelines. Our image bank will allow you to view selected images and to request any of these in a higher resolution format for reproduction purposes.
We are very happy to assist journalists who are interested in Education and Independent Education in particular and the role that Durham School plays as one of the oldest Independent Schools in the country and we can provide expert opinion on a range of educational issues.
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Floreat Dunelmia Open Weekend
A special celebratory weekend for ODs including a festival of cricket and hockey, tours of the Houses, exhibitions, opportunities to meet staff and have a go at various activities. It will also be a time for ODs to meet, chat and relax before the main events - an open air music concert in the late afternoon followed by a special OD dinner in the marquee catering for around 450 guests.
Memorial Chapel Garden: Grand Opening
To commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of WW1, during which conflict Durham School lost 98 of our own boys, the Headmaster has commissioned a Memorial Garden in the grounds of our Memorial Chapel. The garden will provide a tranquil and peaceful place for remembrance and reflection.
Durham Cathedral Service: 600 Years of Durham School
A special service to celebrate 600 years of Durham School. Everyone is most welcome to attend.
Les Miserables production
Durham School drama students and musicians present an epic production of Les Miserables at The Gala Theatre in the heart of Durham City. Tickets are available directly from The Gala Box Office.
Venue is Big School. A wonderful evening celebrating different cultures with a quiz, music and a delicious food.
Lecture Series: Tristram Society
Lecture Theatre: Dr Steve Ashby: 'Archeological Research into the Vikings'
Modern Languages Conference at Durham School
Attended by HMC teachers from across the North East