Entries by Alan Shaw

Notice of Poll – Stanley Hall Ward

There will be a contested election held on Thursday September 2017 to fill the vacancy on the Council left by the sudden death of our Deputy Mayor, Cllr Geoff Graham.  Full details of the candidates and the polling stations can be found on the Notice of Poll linked below. Statement of Persons Nominated, Notice of […]

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

The Council has received notification from the external auditor that the audit of the accounts and finance governance arrangements for the financial year 2016/17 have been audited and no areas of concern identified. The accounts are available for inspection by the public at any reasonable time. The notice of conclusion of audit and the Annual […]


STANLEY HALL WARD OF STANLEY PARISH NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That due to the death of Councillor Geoff Graham, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council. If by 11th August 2017 (14 days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill the said vacancy […]

Death of Cllr Geoff Graham

It is with great regret that we announce today that our Deputy Town Mayor, Councillor Geoff Graham passed away on 18th July 2017.  The staff and members of the Council are shocked and saddened by the news.  Geoff was co-opted onto the Council in 2015 after having been a Neighbourhood Watch co-ordinator for many years […]

Finance & Governance 19-7-17

Papers for this week’s Finance & Governance Meeting are attached below. The meeting will be held at 6.00pm on Wednesday 19th July 2017 at the Civic Hall. The public are welcome to attend and participate. Finance and Governance Agenda 19.07.17 July 17 Combined Finance Papers

Council Papers 27th June 2017

Link to the Agenda and Papers for this week’s meeting. Agenda 27th June 2017 June 2017 Background Papers The meeting is at the Civic Hall, 6.30 pm. All Town Council meetings are open to the public

Papers for this week’s Council meetings

There will be two Committee meetings this week: Projects & Initiatives, 6.30 pm, Tuesday 13th June 2017 Projects and Initiatives Agenda 13.06.17 Projects Supporting Papers June 17 Finance & Governance, 6.00 pm, Wednesday 14th June 2017 Finance and Governance Agenda 14.06.17 Finance Supporting Papers June 17 All Stanley Town Council Meetings are open to the […]

2017 Town Council Election Results

The full results of last Thursday’s local elections showing all the votes cast for each candidate are attached below. Three Councillors were elected unopposed in the Tanfield ward, all the other 17 seats were contested. The final balance of the Council for the next term is Labour 14 Councillors, Derwentside Independents 6 Councillors. Contested seats […]


The Annual General Meeting, the first meeting of the newly elected Town Council, will be held next Tuesday, 16th May 2017 at 6.30pm in the Civic Hall. The most important item of business will be for the Council to elect a new Chairman for the Civic year, followed by the membership of Committees and review of […]