LIVE: ‘How can we keep students safe?’ panel discussion

Durham is the only uni to have three student river deaths in 14 months. Community leaders discuss why between 3-5pm today

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Leading figures in the debate around the river deaths and student drinking will be taking questions from students in a two-hour Q&A session.

The discussion will take place in the Fonteyn Ballroom from 3pm today. Send us any questions you’d like to see asked.

The panel:

  • Mike Barton – Chief Constable, Durham Constabulary
  • Robert Humphreys – Chairman, Best Bar None
  • Graham Towl – Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Durham University
  • Andy Hughes – Chair, Pubwatch Durham
  • Terry Collins – Chair, Durham City Safety Group
  • Carol Feenan – Durham City Centre Manager
  • Rita King – Local Partnership Manager, Portman Group

Follow our live updates here from 3pm.