On Thursday 9 February Durham School hosted a class from the Wessington University of the Third Age.
They toured the School including the historic Chapel, and were treated to a lecture by the School's honorary archivist Mr John Malden OD. After the lecture they joined pupils for lunch in Big School before departing for their afternoon Pilates class.
The Wessington U3A's interest in Durham School as peeked during their production of a documentary film "The Wear at War", the premier of which was held at Durham School in November 2016. Copies of the film and a preview of the work are available at