Hawthorn Snowman Competition
This is now an Annual Event and you don't need snow!!
Judges have now visited the homes of all the entries and the
Parish Council agreed three first prizes.
Thank you to all who took part. Watch out for details for the 2018 Competition!
2 Glencot 22 West Lane
These are the entries.
Hawthorn Parish Council
Parish Clerk: Lesley Swinbank MBA, Fellow SLCC
Welcome to the Hawthorn Parish Council Web-Site
Switch on of the Christmas Tree - 5pm - outside the Stapleton Arms, Saturday 29th November
Hawthorn is an attractive rural village set in the Durham landscape between Seaham and Easington with the North Sea forming its eastern boundary.
The parish boundaries are about 1.5 miles apart north to south and approximately 4 miles apart East to West. There are 200 houses and the population is c. 400.
The Durham coastal footpath traverses the Eastern boundary of the village, whilst the old village centre is a designated Conservation Area. In addition there is an attractive coastal dene between the village and the sea and which contains many walks.
The village contains a beautiful small church built in 1865 and a very popular pub the Stapylton Arms It also has a thriving community centre with a varied programme of events for the residents.