Welcome to Monk Hesleden Parish Council



Crimdon Viaduct –                                            Photograph courtesy of Stan Gray

The Parish Council has 11 serving Councillors representing the above villages. They meet on a monthly basis to deal with issues facing residents and strive to maintain and improve the quality of services and facilities it provides.Monk Hesleden Parish consists of a number of Wards; Blackhall Colliery, Blackhall Rocks, Crimdon, Hesleden, High Hesleden and Monk Hesleden. The majority of the population is based in Blackhall Colliery and Blackhall Rocks; these are linear ex-coalfield villages which lie between Horden and Hartlepool on the East Durham Coast.


If you require any further information not found on this site, please contact the Parish Council at:

68 Middle Street
TS27 4EA

Telephone: 0191 5184900
Fax: 0191 5879848
E-mail: theclerk@monkhesledenparishcouncil.gov.uk