Hawthorn Parish Council

Chairman : Cllr. Alan Askew

Parish Clerk : Lesley Swinbank  BSc MBA, Fellow SLCC

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

01740 622429



Welcome to the Hawthorn Parish Council Web-Site

The site is provided to give residents & visitors information about Hawthorn and also the activities & events supported by the Parish Council.

Although we are a very small council we are committed to our residents in providing excellent and sustainable services and are one of the first 'paperless' councils in the country.

Council Meetings

The Parish Council are now meeting  'remotely' using ZOOM.

The agenda and how to join the meetings are here

The Hawthorn Community Round Up.

The most  recent Hawthorn Community Round Up including  local information re the coronavirus is here

Covid -19 

Latest information on the coronavirus from Durham County Council here

Public Health England Information and Advice here

What's happening can be seen here.

Information on events and functions in Hawthorn

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by the Parish Council and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

We take your privacy seriously. In accordance with the law, we only collect a limited amount of information about you that is necessary for correspondence, information and service provision. We do not use profiling, we do not sell or pass your data to third parties. We do not use your data for purposes other than those specified. We make sure your data is stored securely. We delete all information deemed to be no longer necessary. We constantly review our Privacy Policies to keep it up to date in protecting your data. Our privacy policy is here .

Our statement on Website accessibility statement is available here .