A network of young professionals
in and around Durham, UK.

Our events

Our goal is to provide open, inclusive and accessible opportunities for young professionals to connect with one another locally. Initially, we aim to hold four informal events every year.

Free event

Breakfast at Tango


8:00 am – 10:00 am

Chat and network over a delicious breakfast menu crafted just for Durham Young Professionals

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Paid event

Summer river cruise


The Durham Boathouse
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

RICS and Durham Young Professionals present an evening cruise aboard the Prince Bishop River Cruiser.

Tickets available soon

Paid event

Fine dining in Durham


Venue TBC
6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Details coming soon.

Tickets available soon

Free event

Christmas quiz


Durham Cathedral
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come celebrate Christmas with a festive quiz in the atmospheric setting of Durham Cathedral.

Tickets available soon

Our board

Our board are committed to creating local networking opportunities for young professionals in Durham.

About Caroline

Caroline Kirk

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Caroline works at Handelsbanken, in individual and corporate banking. Caroline has been involved with various sports - from running and figure skating to football and cheerleading (yes, it is a sport!). Never wanting to be dissuaded by a challenge, Caroline climbed Kilimanjaro in 2010, despite hating proper walking, just because someone told her she couldn’t.

About David

David Low

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David is a partner at Swinburne Maddison with particular expertise in property litigation. He has had a varied career, including time as cruise staff on board the Queen Elizabeth II. Away from the office, David enjoys spending time with his young family, devotes a great deal of his free time as Chairman of the Durham City Amateur Swimming & Water Polo Club and is also an avid follower of football.

About Sarah

Sarah Carr

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Sarah is a solicitor in the corporate department of Swinburne Maddison with wide experience in corporate and commercial law. Sarah enjoys going to the gym, walking in the Lake District, cooking healthy recipes and nights out with friends.



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Swinburne Maddison