Table D3 – 2019 version

Table D3: Public and Community Services and Facilities in Our Neighbourhood

Health and Social Care Establishments

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS), North End House, North End

Claypath and University Medical Group, Gilesgate and Green Lane

Claypath Dental Practice, Claypath

Durham City Smiles, Crossgate (dental practice)

Durham City Centre Youth Project, North Road

Elvet Dental Practice, Old Elvet

Food Bank, Framwellgate Peth

Hallgarth Care home, Hallgarth Street

Kingsgate Dental, Church Street

mydentist, Framwellgate Bridge

Neville Court (care home), Darlington Road, Nevilles Cross

St Cuthbert’s Hospice, Merryoaks

St Margaret’s Care Home, Crossgate

St. Margaret’s Health Centre, Crossgate (specialist NHS clinics)

St. Margaret’s Centre, Margery Lane (mental health)

University Hospital of North Durham

Waddington Street Day Centre, Waddington Street (mental health)

Public Services

Council offices, Millennium Place

Central Library, Millennium Place

Durham City Police Station, New Elvet

Durham Constabulary Headquarters, Aykley Heads

Durham County Council, County Hall, Aykley Heads

Durham County Court and Family Court Hearing Centre, Green Lane

Durham Crown Court, Old Elvet

HM Prison Durham

National Savings and Investments, Durham Office

Passport Office Durham

Post Office, WH Smith, Marketplace

Public Toilets: Cathedral, Clayport Library, Durham Bus Station, Durham Indoor Market, Gala Theatre, Palace Green, Prince Bishops multistorey car park, Railway Station, Wharton Park

Community Facilities

Allington House Community Association, North Bailey

Antioch House, Crossgate

Community Centre, Merryoaks (proposed), Park House Road

Durham City Workmen’s Club and Institute, Crossgate (redeveloped as student accommodation)

Durham Miners Hall, Redhills

Elvet Methodist Church Hall, Old Elvet

Masonic Hall, Old Elvet

North Road Methodist Church, North Road

Nelson Hall Scout Hut, behind St. John’s Church, Nevilles Cross

Redwood Lodge Community Centre, behind St. Oswald’s School between Church Street and Stockton Road

Shakespeare Hall, North Road

St. John’s Church Centre, Nevilles Cross

St. Oswald’s Institute, Church Street

Wharton Park Heritage Centre, Wharton Park

Cultural Facilities

Assembly Rooms Theatre, North Bailey (Durham Student Theatre)

Crook Hall, Frankland Lane

Crushed Chilli Gallery, South Street

Culture Durham (the County Durham Cultural Partnership)

Durham Cathedral (Cathedral, Library, Open Treasure)

Durham City Theatre, Fowler’s Yard

Durham Miners Hall, Redhills (plan to preserve the building and make it a place where people can celebrate, practice and display the living heritage and culture of the North East)

Durham Museum and Heritage Centre, North Bailey

Durham University (Durham Castle Museum and Castle tours; events, exhibitions and lectures open to the public; Durham University Library (number of sites; public access for reference purposes); Museum of Archaeology collections display; Musicon (concert series), Oriental Museum (galleries, exhibitions, tours, events, school visits); Palace Green Library (Wolfson Gallery)

Empty Shop, Framwellgate Bridge

Events and festivals: Book Festival, Brass Festival, Celebrate Science (annual children’s festival run by Durham University), Christmas Market, Durham City Run, Fire and Ice, Folk weekend, Lumiere (biennial), Miners’ Gala, New Year’s Eve Lantern Parade, Regatta, Seasonal Markets

Fowler’s Yard Creative Workspaces

Gala Theatre and Cinema (plus two more cinemas approved)

TESTT Space, North Road

Visit County Durham (tourism management agency for County Durham)

Wharton Park open air stage

World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, Owengate

Religious Establishments

Christchurch Durham, Claypath

Durham Cathedral

Durham City Spiritualist Church, John Street

Durham Islamic Society Mosque, Old Elvet

Durham Presbyterian Church, Laburnum Avenue

Elvet Methodist Church, Old Elvet

King’s Church Durham, DSU, Kingsgate House, New Elvet

North Road Methodist Church, North Road

Sanctuary 21, Salvation Army, North Bailey

St Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, Framwellgate Peth

St Cuthbert’s Catholic Church, Old Elvet

St Giles Church, Gilesgate

St Godric’s Church, Castle Chare

St John’s Church, Neville’s Cross

St Margaret’s Church, Crossgate

St Oswald’s Church, Church Street

St Nicholas Church, Marketplace

Society of Friends, North Bailey

Waddington Street United Reformed Church, Waddington Street

Sports Fields and Facilities

Banks Sports Field, Sheraton Park

Bow School

The Chorister School

Durham Archery Lawn Tennis Club

Durham City Cricket Club, Green Lane

Durham City Rugby Football Club, Hollow Drift

Durham High School for Girls

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Durham School

Durham University, Graham Sports Centre, Maiden Castle (public access to facilities)

Durham University, individual College provision (e.g. Grey College. Collingwood College, St Mary’s Field (developed for teaching accommodation 2018/9))

Freeman’s Quay Leisure Centre, Walkergate

Lowes Barn Park, Nevilles Cross

Nevilles Cross School

The Racecourse

St Cuthbert’s / Merryoaks bowling club and sports field, Parkhouse Road

St Leonard’s Catholic School

St. Margaret’s Primary School

Children’s Playgrounds


Bakehouse Lane

Church Street

Merryoaks, Park House Road

Mount Oswald (proposed)

Wharton Park

See also Table D1, Table D2, Table D4 and Transport context and facilities

Next section: Table D4: Employers and Educational Establishments in Our Neighbourhood

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