Provide a copy of the BiGGAR Economics 2016 report

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Dear Durham University,
The University's website, and the Planning Statement associated with planning application DM/17/01929/FPA relating to the expansion of the Maiden Castle Sports Centre, refers to a 2016 report by BiGGAR Economics which "found that Durham University generates £1.1 billion a year to the UK economy and supports 13,660 jobs – including £400.2 million and 6,670 jobs in County Durham itself."

Please provide me with a copy of this report, ideally in electronic form.

Yours faithfully,

Roger Cornwell

ACCESS I., Durham University

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Dear Mr Cornwell

 

Thank you for your request for information from Durham University.
Colleagues have provided the information below in response to your
questions.

 

The University's website, and the Planning Statement associated with
planning application DM/17/01929/FPA relating to the expansion of the
Maiden Castle Sports Centre, refers to a 2016 report by BiGGAR Economics
which "found that Durham University generates £1.1 billion a year to the
UK economy and supports 13,660 jobs – including £400.2 million and 6,670
jobs in County Durham itself."

 

Please provide me with a copy of this report, ideally in electronic form.

 

Please see the attached document.

 

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