Entries by Alan Shaw

Full Council Papers Uploaded 18th April 2017

The final Full Council meeting of the current Council will be held next Tuesday at 6.30 pm at the Civic Hall. Business for discussion includes: Events, Heritage Funding, Civic Hall theatre improvements, Relocation of the Louisa Morrison Memorial from St Aidan’s Church, Council Offices update, New Member Training after the election. The public are welcome […]

Candidates for Local Elections

The list of nominated Candidates standing in the forthcoming elections for the Town and County Councils has been published. You will find links below to the full list of candidates and those who nominated them for all the Stanley area wards and County Divisions. If you have not received a polling card for the elections, […]

Local Elections 4th May 2017

Elections for all 20 seats of Stanley Town Council and the whole of Durham County Council will be held on 4th May 2017. Any person who meets the qualifying criteria can stand for election. For more information about what the criteria are and how to stand, check the Electoral Comission’s website The newly elected Town […]

Full Council Papers 21st March 2017

The Council papers for next Tuesday’s meeting have been uploaded.  On the agenda for discussion: Fireworks, Environmental Services, Committee Structure and more to be discussed. Agenda 21 March 2017 Supporting Papers March 2017

Annual Town Meeting 14th March 2017

The Town meeting is the meeting for all the electors of the parish to be given feedback about the Town Council’s activities over the preceding year and to raise any questions about public services in the Town (whether or not they are provided by the Town Council).  Guest speakers from PACT House, Durham Money Advice […]

Crime & Community Safety Papers Uploaded

The next meeting of the Council’s Crime Committee will be Wednesday 8th February at 6.30 pm.  The Committee will be considering proposals to provide a detached youth work programme in Stanley, funding for Road Safety Initiatives, Environmental Improvements and more. The papers for the meeting are linked below. Crime Papers 8th February 2017    

Papers for Comms & Events meeting uploaded

The Agenda for next week’s Communications and Events meeting are linked below. The business for the meeting will be to hear reports from working groups arranging the Town Council’s events programme for 2017 and an item about wayfinding signage on the C2C route. Comms 7th February 2017  

Council Papers for 24th January 2017 Uploaded

There is a full agenda for next week’s Town Council meeting. The Council will be approving the budget for 2017/18, considering the policy they will apply for the new grant budget of £55,000 which will be created. They will also be deciding whether or not to livestream Council meetings and reviewing terms and conditions for the […]