Trust AGM Minutes

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.

Trust AGM: 1st October

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 .

Interested in becoming a Trustee and engaging with us on the future of the City? Contact our chairman in advance of the meeting on .

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”.