Durham 2020/2021

Welcome to the home page of the Durham High Sheriff’s website.

High Sheriff

D A Gray Esq

The Lodge, Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 3QF

T: 01388 487000

Under Sheriff

Helen Dexter

Tilly Bailey & Irvine LLP, 8 Newgate, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8NG

High Sheriffs' Chaplain

The Reverend Paul Sweeting


2019/2020 High Sheriff
P H Candler Esq

2018/2019 High Sheriff
Dr S M Cronin

2017/2018 High Sheriff
Mrs Caroline P Peacock

2016/2017 High Sheriff
Gerard Salvin Esq

2015/2016 High Sheriff
J M F Fenwick Esq

2014/2015 High Sheriff
G C Osborne Esq

2013/2014 High Sheriff
P S Bell Esq

2012/2013 High Sheriff
The Hon H F C Vane DL

2011/2012 High Sheriff
R S P Howell Esq
Castle Eden

2010/2011 High Sheriff
B Robinson Esq OBE DL
Cotherstone, Barnard Castle

2009/2010 High Sheriff
A MacConachie Esq OBE DL HonDBA FRSA

2008/2009 High Sheriff
P F A Townley Esq
Barnard Castle