Winter in Durham
Durham CityStudent experienceUndergraduate

Winter in Durham

Durham, like much of the UK in winter, does get very cold and we usually get at least one heavy bout of snow which provides a day of entertainment – then a few days of arguing about when to put the heating on. However, winter in Durham can be a lot of fun and provides a lot of opportunities which just aren’t the same in…
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Lumiere 2021

Durham’s Lumiere light festival only comes around every two years. Having been in Durham since 2018, I have finally had the chance to experience Lumiere from the first day it was on. So, if you didn’t get a chance to see Durham’s Lumiere light festival, don’t worry, I have you covered! Scattered Light at St…
Durham CityStudent experienceUndergraduate

Returning to Durham

Returning to Durham this academic year has provided the experience I never had during my first year. Admittedly, I lived in Durham in private accommodation over summer, meaning I had the honour of getting to experience Durham’s beauty throughout the lush summer months. However, there was an eerie quiet around Durham over this…