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The Freemen of Durham are the members of the eight Guilds or Companies comprising Barbers, Butchers, Cordwainers, Curriers, Drapers, Joiners, Masons and Plumbers. These Guilds are all that remain of the sixteen in the Middle Ages of which there is written evidence going back as far as 1450.

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Obituary - John Heslop

22 April 2017
John Heslop was admitted a Durham Freeman to the Curriers Company on 9th February 1987, wa...
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John Heslop 

(Former Chairman of the Wardens, Durham City Freemen)


John died suddenly in Spain on April 4 2017 aged 71 years.
Friends and colleagues to meet for a service of celebration of his life
in Durham Town Hall on Friday, May 5 at 10:15 am.

All are welcome afterwards at the Newton Grange, Newton Hall

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Eric Bulmer
Eric Bulmer
Warden, Chairman of the Wardens and Chairman of the Charitable Trust
Robert Elliott
Robert Elliott
Warden and Membership Secretary
Norman Hart
Norman Hart
Chair of Trustees

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The Freemen of Durham are the members of the eight Guilds or Companies comprising Barbers, Butchers, Cordwainers, Curriers, Drapers, Joiners, Masons and Plumbers. These Guilds are all that remain of the sixteen in the Middle Ages of which there is written evidence going back as far as 1450.