Serving Our Community
67 High Street, Willington, Co Durham. DL15 0PF • t: 01388 417725 • e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Town Mayor: Councillor Dorothy Hales • Town Clerk: Mrs Helen Cogdon
Office Opening Times Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 3.30pm
Willington is located on the A690 approximately 8 miles from Durham City and the A1(M) in the County of Durham. This once thriving and close knit former coal mining community formed the Greater Willington Town Council in 2007.
Based on the High Street at Willington, the Council currently has eleven members covering the communities of Sunnybrow, Page Bank, Oakenshaw and Willington. Administrative support is provided by Helen Cogdon, Town Clerk and Emma McCann, Deputy Town Clerk.
Councillor Dorothy Hales is the Town Mayor and Chairman of the Council. Councillor Angela Smith is the Deputy Town Mayor.
The Town Council will meet at 6pm on the following dates;
13th February 2024
9th April 2024
The Annual Parish Meeting and the Annual Meeting of the Council will be held on Tuesday 21st May 2024 at 6pm.
The Town Council is responsible for Springfield and Park Top sites in Willington and New Row site in Oakenshaw. Due to high demand a waiting list now applies. To register contact the Deputy Town Clerk.
We are keen to recognise and involve young people views in the running of the Town Council. We can tell you about the Youth activities that are up and running in Willington. If you would like to work with the council at future young people steering group meetings please contact the Office on 01388 417725
Citizens Advice provides information on any topic including Benefits, Debt, Housing, Family, Consumer and Health issues. Citizens Advice is available in the Town Council office every Tuesday. A drop in session is operated between 10am and 1pm.
C.A.B General Enquiries
Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm
Every Tuesday 10am -12.30pm
Town Council, 67 High Street, Willington DL15 0PF
1st & 3rd Thursday each month 12.30pm – 3pm
Community Centre, Ironworks Road, DL13 4AW
Every Friday 10am – 12.30pm
0800 1448444 for Universal Credit
Monday 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Thursday 9.30am to 7.00pm
Friday 9.30am to 1.00pm
saturday 9.30am to 12.30pm
Further information on library services can be accessed on www.durham.gov.uk/libraries
Durham County Council Services
Phone: 03000 260000
(cost of a local call),
Fax: 0191 383 4500
Minicom: 0191 383 3802
(for people with hearing impairment).
Durham County Council
County Hall Durham DH1 5UL
One Network mapping system can be used to check live information regarding road works in your area.
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