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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 next meeting of the Parish Council will be held at 7pm on 24 January 2022 at Whessoe Parish Hall. The agenda can be found here.
  • The draft minutes of the meeting held on 29 November 2021 can be found here.
  • The minutes of the Parish Council meeting held on 22 September 2021 can be found here.

News and What’s On 

  • The Council has published its Annual Governance and Accountability Return for 2020-21. As neither payments nor receipts exceeded £25,000, the Council claimed exemption from a limited assurance review. The Certificate can be found here.
  • Supporting documents are published in the Financial Reports section of this website.
  • At the Annual Parish Meeting on 24 May 2021 the Council published its Action Plan for 2021-22. You can read it here
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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.

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Read our Terms and Conditions for hall hire here.


The Banks Group attended the  Council meeting on 29 November and outlined their proposals for the housing  development at Beaumont Hill. Local residents should have received a newsletter during the week commencing 29 November setting out more details of the proposal.

The log of planning applications summarises the Council's actions with planning applications during the last year or so.

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