We’re proud to be working together with partners for the good of our city, county and region – communities we’ve been part of for nearly 200 years.
One key partner is our local authority, Durham County Council, and now we’ve committed to strengthening our already successful partnership.
Raising Durham’s profile around the globe
We’ve been working with the council for many years, and first signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2017 – agreeing to work together to raise the national and international profile of County Durham with governments, businesses and others to attract talent, money and businesses and benefit our county.
Since then, we’ve worked together on:
Strengthening our partnership
Now we’ve refreshed and strengthened our MoU, to reflect current opportunities and facilitate the county’s economic recovery following the coronavirus pandemic.
We’re looking forward to continuing to work together to ‘level up’ our region.
Find out more
Read the Durham University - Durham County Council Memorandum of Understanding, April 2022 Explore our world-leading and world-changing researchHow we’re helping level up our region Support County Durham’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2025