Welcome to Cornsay Parish Council's website

Cornsay Village, Cornsay Colliery, Hamsteels

Welcome to Cornsay Parish Council's website

Situated in north west Durham, between Durham City and Consett, our Parish covers a wide area including the villages of Cornsay, Cornsay Colliery and Hamsteels, Esh Winning. 

On our site you can find information about the Council including who your councillors are and agendas and minutes for our meetings. 

You can also see what's on in Hamsteels Community Centre, find out about our parks and open spaces and find local information.

We hope you find it useful, but if there's anything else you'd like to see, just get in touch.

News & Events

Councillor vacancies

There are currently vacant seats on the Council. If you are interested in becoming a councillor please have a look at the information on our elections page to find out more about what we do and the criteria for councillors.


Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday 28 November 2018.

Public Notices

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Public Notice

The Council's Annual Governance and Accountability Return for the year 2017/2018 and supporting documents can be found on the Financial Information pages of our website.

Job Vacancies

There are currently no job vacancies.