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Useful Contact Information


  • Fire, Police, Ambulance, emergency: 999
  • University Emergency (24 hours): +44 (0)191 334 3333
  • University Security Office (24 hours): +44 (0)191 334 2222
  • Durham Police: 0845 6060365

Queen's Campus

  • Fire, Police, Ambulance, emergency: 999
  • Queen's Campus Security (24 hours, Holliday Building): +44 (0)191 334 0080
  • Queen's Campus Security (Ebsworth Building): +44 (0)191 334 0081
  • Durham Campus Security (Emergency, 24-hours) Internal: +44 (0)191 334 3333
  • Stockton Police: 01642 607114

Other sources of information and advice

The Suzy Lamplugh Trust gives some tips on personal safety.

Police advice to Freshers leaving home for the first time on how to keep themselves and their belongings safe.

The Complete University Guide’s top tips for staying safe.

Nightline is a confidential, non-advisory, non-judgemental, non-directive listening service, run by students, for students. It is open every night of term between 9pm and 7am. Their number is on the back of your Campus Card and their Skype name is durham.nightline. Find out more at

Rebecca Carey is Durham Constabulary's Police University Liaison Officer

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