The Durham Student Housing Crisis in 2023/24

February 16, 2024

Durham's student housing market is an issue that has caught the attention of the national press. In this PalTV documentary, we speak to Durham University students and student leaders to discover what their major concerns are on this vital issue. Using web archives and footage of the October 2023 queues, we reveal how the crisis unfolded this academic year and how the rising affordability of accommodation is now the primary issue confronting the student body at Durham University.