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Durham University



Durham University places paramount importance on ensuring the health and safety of its staff and students.

In the event of an incident or emergency, please visit this page regularly for updates and advice.

Please note that the University will also provide updates via other channels including email, alerts on the MyDurham app and social media where appropriate. If there are any city-wide emergencies, please tune into your local radio station: BBC Radio Newcastle 95.4 FM and BBC Tees 95 FM.

In an emergency:

  • Dial 999 for Fire Brigade, Police or Ambulance Service
  • Keep calm
  • Give a brief, clear and precise explanation of the situation
  • Provide your exact location

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