This year the AGM of the City of Durham Trust will be held on Tuesday 31 October, 7-9 pm in Elvet Riverside ER140, New Elvet.
Our speaker will be Professor Karen O’Brien, Vice Chancellor of Durham University, who will speak at 8pm about the relationship between the City and the University. Her talk is entitled “The Built Life of a University in its City: Durham University Now and in the Future”.
Detailed agenda, accounts and minutes of the last AGM can be found in the Annual Review.
The 80th Annual General Meeting of the City of Durham Trust was held in the Assembly Rooms Theatre, North Bailey, on Saturday 1 October 2022 commencing at 14.00.
The minutes of the AGM have now been approved by the Trustees and are attached below.
The 80th Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 1 October at 2.00 pm, in the Assembly Rooms Theatre 40 North Bailey. To attend the meeting via Zoom instead, please request a link by emailing .
At the start of the meeting the Trust’s Architectural Award for 2021/2022 will be presented to Maya Polenz, “Head of Property” at Durham Cathedral, in recognition of the Cathedral’s superb new glazed lobbies.
After the formal agenda John Pendlebury, Professor of Urban Conservation at Newcastle University, will present a talk about Thomas Sharp, the town planner and author of Cathedral City – A Plan for Durham.
There will be a reception in Durham Museum after the AGM lecture. This offers a chance to view the exhibition, “How Historic Durham Survived the 20th Century”.