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

Mid Durham AAP Board Meeting

The Mid Durham Area Action Partnership Board meeting will be held at Hamsteels Community Centre on Wed 10 July at 6pm.

Have your say on the new Durham History Centre from 5.30pm and find out more about the County Durham Vision at 6.00pm.

County Durham Vision & Durham History Centre (pdf, 1 page)

Hamsteels Community Centre Website

Hamsteels Community Centre has a new website.  Why not take a look?

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 26 June 2019.

Public Notices

Accounts for the Year 2018/2019

Notice of appointment date for the exercise of public rights (pdf, 1 page)

Job Vacancies

There are currently no job vacancies.