Bernard Robinson OBE

A past County Durham Community Foundation chairman, Bernard Robinson set up a residual legacy to help support future generations of local people. Bernard’s estate will help the Foundation continue to improve the lives of people in County Durham and Darlington.

Educated in Darlington and Bishop Auckland, Bernard spent many years at TKA Tallent Chassis in various positions including Executive Chairman. He has always been committed to the local community and was an active member of our board. Bernard received his OBE in 1988 and is a former North East Businessman of the Year.