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Whessoe Parish Hall, Harrowgate Hill, Darlington DL1 3AA

Welcome to Whessoe Parish Council

This website, in conjunction with our Facebook page, are our main communication methods with our community and we seek to continually refresh and improve the content. Details of our Councillors are available as well as all of our Agendas, Minutes, Financial Reports and Policies and news of what's going on.

Latest Updates From Whessoe Parish Council


  • The Draft minutes of the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council held on 22 May 2024 can be found here.
  • The Draft minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on 22 May 2024 can be found here.
  • The Parish Council has set dates for meetings during the next year as follows:
    • Monday 22nd July 2024
    • Monday 23rd September 2024
    • Monday 25th November 2024 for budget and precept setting
    • Monday 27th January 2025
    • Monday 24th March 2025
    • Wednesday 21st May 2025 - annual meeting and annual parish meeting
  • The minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 25 March can be found here.
  • The minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 22 January can be found here.

News and What’s On 

  • The Annual Governance and Accountability Return for 2023/4 is now on this website. Anyone who wants to can look at our finances on application to the Clerk. More details can be found here.
  • The next quiz night at the hall is on Friday 7th June, first question at 7:30pm. Tables of up to six. Book early to avoid disappointment. Email to reserve your table.

Hall Bookings Facilities

Find out all of the information regarding booking Whessoe Parish Hall for events.
If you wish to book the Hall please contact the Clerk using the contact details at the top of this page.

You cannot book through this link at present.
Read our Terms and Conditions for hall hire here.


The log of planning applications summarises the Council's actions with planning applications during the last year or so. Last updated 1 June 2024

View Planning Applications

Whessoe Parish Council owns and runs Whessoe Parish Hall on behalf of our community. The Hall has excellent facilities and is available for hire for regular sessions and one-off bookings with discounted rates for those living in the Parish.

Details of what's on, and other news are also published on our notice boards outside of the Hall and on the green area between Camborne Drive and Newlyn Drive on the Harrowgate Farm Estate.

If you have any questions or require further information please contact us.

Whessoe Parish Hall Room Hire Available