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Durham University Business School

Here at Durham University Business School we believe that to succeed in business, you need to get closer to the realities of business.

So that’s what we do. We connect students and alumni with global companies. And we link businesses with incisive and innovative thinking.

Durham Wildlife Trust

Durham Wildlife Trust is an independent charity and limited company that was established in 1971, originally as the Durham County Conservation Trust, becoming Durham Wildlife Trust is 1988.

Across County Durham, Darlington, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland, no one is working harder to protect our wildlife for future generations.

Dynamic Transport Planning Limited

Dynamic Transport Planning provide specialist Transport Planning services across the UK to help developers and planners secure planning permission for new developments.

We are experts in roadside and drive-thru developments and also undertake Road Safety Audits for developments including those on the Highways England Network.

Eco Cleans UK

We are a specialist carpet, Hard Floor and Upholstery cleaning company based in Durham but covering the whole north east. We take pride in giving you the highest quality cleaning available in the north east. This is why over half our business is made up of  delighted repeat clients and those same clients recommending us to their family and friends. Please don’t hesitate to call us if you require any further assistance where we will be happy to help.

Elvet & Bailey

The best gift items from a growing community of over 40 artists, crafters and makers. 
Coming together with a "strength in numbers" attitude allows us to support independent, local creatives by providing high street selling opportunities in the heart of Durham City. Think of us as the best local craft market but on the high street and open seven days a week.
Elvet & Bailey is owned and operated by Creative Spaces Durham CIC - a social enterprise designed to use its profits and assets to benefit the community.
Our aim is to support, develop and benefit small scale creative businesses focusing on handmade gifts, as well as providing an environment where people of all ages and abilities can come together to develop craft skills. Upstairs we will be developing a creative space for workshops and crafting for the community.

Elvet Chartered Surveyors

Elvet Chartered Surveyors is a leading surveying practice within the construction sector specialising in the delivery of project management, cost management, sustainability and asset management.

Established since 2007, we have successfully delivered projects on behalf of clients working in key sectors such as public and private sector housing, education, commercial and infrastructure.

Embracing Care (YS Services Limited) is a family run business which was established in 2000 to provide high quality, personalised care and support throughout County Durham and the surrounding areas. We are one of the leading providers of home care services in County Durham. We provide Home Care and Support Workers to Social Services, NHS Primary Care Trusts and Private Service Users.

EMG Solicitors

Ranked in the top Legal 500, shortlisted for the ‘private client team of the year 2016 ’ in the Northern Law Awards and finalists for the ‘Law Society Excellence in Client Service’ award 2016, EMG Solicitors are based in the North East but act nationally. We specialise in Court of Protection, Deputyships, Family Law, Wills, Trusts and Probate services as well as Residential Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Dispute and Litigation Services and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Emmanuel House

Gateshead's free holistic therapy and drop in centre, providing free care for anyone affected by cancer or terminal illness. Come to talk, to share, to relax and be yourself.
Emmanuel House is a non-profit making charitable organisation and everything is free of charge.

Below is a list of some of the types of therapies that we provide:

body massage
aromatherapy massage
indian head massage
sports injury
remedial massage
M-L-D massage
You can also enjoy a relaxing Jacuzzi, have your hair done or just simply a friendly chat. Refreshments, snacks and light lunches are provided and everything is free of charge. We also have a well equipped summer house for children of different ages where they can have fun while their mam or dad chill out.

EMT Medical

EMT Medical is a training provider that operates nationally across the UK.

We offer regulated and non regulated qualifications in first aid, safeguarding, fire safety, health and safety and mental health first aid.

We strive to provide first class service and support before, during and after the qualification delivery.

We believe in providing the best training delivered by top class tutors across the UK and at a realistic price.

All of our tutors have extensive experience and qualifications in the field in which they teach.

Estates & Facilities Directorate, Durham University

From business meetings to formal banquets, Estates and Facilities Directorate can provide a dedicated service, tailored to your specific needs. With 10 unique venues, each offering an extensive range of facilities, you'll be spoilt for choice. From our purpose built Business School to Durham Castle we have something to suit everyone.


Expert Fire Solutions

We offer a complete fire protection solution. Design, installation and servicing of fire alarm systems. Fire extinguisher supply, maintenance and training. Emergency lighting installation and annual testing. Fire Risk Assessments, Staff Fire Training, Dry Riser Maintenance, Passive Fire Protection, All Signage requirements including Bespoke solutions. CCTV and intruder alarm system design, installation, maintenance and monitoring.

Call us now to see what discounts are available for members on our products and services.

Flexi Learn Fitness

Flexi Learn Fitness are a health and fitness training provider offering both face to face and online training courses that will develop your skills from a level 2 up to level 4 in fitness based qualifications.

We offer the opportunity to achieve your chosen qualification with the flexibility to learn around your other commitments with industry

We provide Assessment services for all areas of mental health in adults and children including neurodevelopmental disorders such as Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. We offer cognitive assessments that can influence EHCP planning in schools. We have a multi disciplinary team of professionals.

We also offer consultation and training for services working with Looked After children.

Glass & Mirror Solutions Ltd

Glass & Mirror Solutions is one of the North East’s  leading glass installation companies.  We have  many years of experience in design, supply and installation of glass products.

Supply or supply and install high quality Mirrors, Glass Balustrades, Glass Shower Doors, Glass Partitioning, Fire Glass and other Glass Products throughout the North East and the UK for both domestic and commercial clients.

Our aim is to provide you with the very best of service, quality and satisfaction of your glass installation.

Graham Townsley Travel Counsellors

I am your Travel Counsellor. To me that means I can help you with your Travel arrangements. From the UK, Europe to the Rest of The World. I can arrange Flights, Cruises, Trains, Accommodation and more. If your time is important and you want the hassle taken away, then I can help. I am not the internet I offer more, a personal service with unique products while looking after you until your home safely. I have the support of 500 strong head office, this includes 24/7 duty office while your away, we’re trusted and protect your money 100%.

Greame Rowatt Photography

An award-winning commercial photographer, Graeme Rowatt specialises in quality, bespoke commercial, editorial and advertising photography.
With her vibrant images and natural and relaxed style, Claire Burns specialises in wedding and lifestyle portraiture as she has a creative desire to capture the true spirit of her clients.

Great Annual Savings Group

Great Annual Savings Group (GAS) is a B2B cost reduction specialist with a mission to save your business more, on more.  From utilities to water and PDQ machines to waste management, GAS’ experts help businesses reduce their outgoings across 13 different areas – more than any other cost reduction expert.  Get in touch with DBC member Adam to see how much time and money GAS could save you.


H&S North East Ltd

We manage 140+ properties throughout Durham, Northumberland and the wider North East.

All of our properties are used as Serviced Accommodation for stays by Holidaymakers or Corporate clients.

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