Hawthorn Parish Councillors


A vacancy has now been declared on the Parish Council. If you would like information on how you can become a Parish Councillor for Hawthorn please contact me.


Hawthorn Parish Council Councillors


Full profiles here



Cllr. Alan Askew (Chairman)








Cllr. Diane Hughes







Cllr. Norman Hughes







Cllr. Sheila Irving






Cllr. Maxine Smith









Cllr. George Vest (Vice Chairman)








Parish Clerk

Lesley Swinbank

Springwell House


TS21 2HS


01740 622429

Register of Interests


All Members of the Council must complete their Register of interests Form which must be published. This is undertaken by Durham County Council and available here.

Councillor Training Records

Members of the Parish Council all have the opportunity to undertake training.

The record of training can be accessed here

Hawthorn Parish Council

Chairman : Cllr. Alan Askew

Parish Clerk: Lesley Swinbank MBA, Fellow SLCC

Springwell House, Spring Lane, Sedgefield, Co. Durham. TS21 2HS

01740 622429