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County Durham & Darlington
Local Pharmaceutical
Committee

Tel: 0191 378 4831
email: greg.burke@durhamlpc.org.uk

Pharmacy in Durham and Darlington

An explanation of our logo (The LPC Cross)

The cross which County Durham & Darlington Local Pharmaceutical Committee uses as its logo is designed to reflect the main feature of our responsibilities: Community Pharmacy in Durham & Darlington. Community Pharmacy is represented by the familiar Pharmacy Green Cross:

Durham & Darlington is represented by St. Cuthbert, the former Bishop of Lindisfarne, who was buried in Durham in ca. 999 AD. Durham Cathedral was built on the site of his burial. In 1827, when his tomb was reopened, this ornate Pectoral Cross was found on his chest:

Durham & Darlington LPC is therefore represented by the two crosses merged: