Latest News

Monday social and welfare drop-in

October 13, 2014 by The Exec

Our regular social is tonight (Monday 13th October) from 8.00 p.m. in Kingsgate (the DSU- behind the main reception desk, to the left), probably going on to Osbourne’s at some later point in the evening. There’s an exec meeting from… Read More 

Freshers’ social and first PG social!

October 5, 2014 by The Exec

Hi everyone! I’m pleased to report we had a very successful freshers’ coffee, with a great turnout and lots of friendly, interesting new people (and rainbow stickers). Now it’s time for our freshers’ social! This will be Monday 6th October… Read More 

Freshers’ coffee, social, and other events!

September 30, 2014 by The Exec

Welcome, or welcome back, to Durham, everyone! We hope to see you at our inaugural events of the year very shortly: FRIDAY (3 October): freshers’ coffee, Slug & Lettuce (in Walkergate, down the steps by the Gala cinema- go across… Read More 

Freshers’ social and mailing list!

September 14, 2014 by The Exec

Hello freshers! We hope you’re looking forward to arriving in Durham, we’re certainly looking forward to meeting you all. We’ll be at Freshers’ Fair in the DSU, if we don’t see you there hopefully we’ll see you at the Freshers’… Read More 

Watch this space!

July 29, 2014 by The Exec

Hi all, especially new students joining Durham this autumn (2014)! The website is in the process of being updated, but stay tuned for news of how to get involved, our freshers’ socials, and other exciting events coming soon… In the… Read More 

Mailing list

October 5, 2013 by LGBTA President

If you are not already added to our mailing list then sign up here: This will ensure you get our weekly emails with all the up-to-date information about our events, socials and campaigns!


August 21, 2013 by Campaigns

Hi everyone, it’s Katie your new President here and I’d just like to say congratulations to all those new freshers coming to Durham in October, I’m really looking forward to meeting you! (Also looking forward to seeing everyone returning for… Read More 

*Annual Ball 2013!*

May 5, 2013 by LGBTA President

White Rabbits! Playing Cards! Flamingoes! Durham LGBTA’s Annual Ball is back, and it’s our Unbirthday! We’re holding a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party to celebrate the year’s end, complete with **four-course meal** and more exciting things than you can shake a… Read More 


February 11, 2013 by Campaigns

The stash shop is now open – you can place your orders here! (just a note, the women’s sizes come up a little bit small so if in doubt order a size up!)

LGBT History Month Durham!

January 25, 2013 by Campaigns

This year the LGBTA are organising a whole host of events to celebrate LGBT history month which aims to celebrate the lives and achievements of the LGBT community. Keep checking back for more information!! The main facebook event for the… Read More 

Who we are

The DSU LGBT Association is a group that aims to provide socials, representation, campaigns and welfare services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and all other students at Durham University who define themselves under the LGBT umbrella including, but not limited to, those on the asexual spectrum and those questioning their sexuality or gender identity.

Upcoming Events

17/11 Monday Social

at 20:00 on Mon 17 Nov 2014

If it’s a Monday, that means we’ll be in the Kingsgate Room in the DSU from 8pm. It will be preceded by an Exec Meeting at 7pm in the LGBT room, and succeeded by a trip to everyone’s [new] favourite LGBT… Read More 

17/11 Welfare Drop-in

at 11:00 on Mon 17 Nov 2014

Welfare drop-in will be held on Monday (17 November) between 11am and 12:30pm in the LGBTa office in the Student Union building. Please call or text Jo on 07852541299 if you can’t find it. Free safe sex supplies will also… Read More 

10/11 Monday Social

at 20:00 on Mon 10 Nov 2014

Hello, all! Our next social is Monday, November 10th in the now well-lit Kingsgate at 8.00 p.m. Kingsgate is located in the DSU, behind and to the left of the main. We will be drifting toward Osbourne’s after 9.00 p.m.… Read More 

Monday social

at 20:00 on Mon 13 Oct 2014

Our regular social is on Monday from 8.00 p.m. in Kingsgate (the DSU- behind the main reception desk, to the left), probably going on to Osbourne’s at some later point in the evening. There’s an exec meeting from 7 in… Read More 

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