Ben Griffin Address

Ben Griffin, a former British SAS soldier will be addressing the Union on Monday 23rd November at 8:30pm in the debating chamber. He will speak about the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, war reporting and information management. As always, doors open at 8:00pm.

Mike Wooldridge Address

Mike Wooldridge is a world affairs correspondent for the BBC News, who has reported on some of the world's biggest news stories, as well as historic events, and from four continents for just about every BBC News outlet. He will address the Union on Wednesday 25th November at 8:30 pm in the debating chamber. Doors will open at 8.00 pm.

Forced Marriage and Honour Based Violence: Mock Trial and Forum

In partnership with the HALO Project Durham, we will be hosting a Mock Trial followed by a discussion forum featuring special expert guests focusing on the issues of forced marriage and honour based violence on on the evening of Friday 27th November, in the debating chamber. The event will also include an address from the charity's leader. It will commence at 7:30 pm, with doors opening at 7:00 pm.