Entries by Alan Shaw

Securing the future, remembering the past – Pine St Improvements

A regeneration project that captures the history of its residents has been completed in South Moor. Due to issues with flooding across the South Moor Terraces in Stanley, the Wear Rivers Trust, in partnership with the Heritage Lottery Fund, Stanley Town Council, Durham County Council, Groundwork North East and contractors Seymour Civil Engineering have installed […]

Full Council Agenda 24th October 2017

The papers for next week’s Council meeting are linked below.  The meeting will be held at 6.30 pm at the Civic Hall on Tuesday 24th October. Items of business on this agenda: Medium Term Plan; Grants & Donations Policy; Stanley Council Offices. Council Agenda 24th Oct 2017 October 17 Combined Papers  

Finance & Governance Meeting 11th October 2017

Next week’s Finance & Governance meeting will be held at the Civic Hall at 6pm on Wednesday 11th October.  Items on the agenda for consideration include: Grant Funding; Consideration of the initial draft of next year’s budget and apprentices. The full agenda and background papers re linked below: ‘-Finance and Governance Agenda 11-10-17 Finance Papers […]

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