Brancepeth Parish Council are responsible for:

Improving and maintaining local services and facilities such as street lighting and allotments maintenance

supporting local voluntary organisations e.g., Brancepeth village hall and family events on the cricket field

influencing and lobbying on local development and planning issues to ensure our residents have an input into maintaining the character of the village

The full Council meet bi-monthly (with the exception of August) in the village hall. 

Members of the public are welcome to attend council meetings. If you wish to attend and would like to raise an issue at a meeting, then please contact the Parish Clerk.

Here are some of our ongoing projects: 

This is a scheme to encourage motorists to reduce speeding. Working in partnership with volunteers and Durham Constabulary, the scheme aims to prevent people from speeding to make Brancepeth a safer place to live. Please register your interest in becoming a volunteer for these events.
The Parish Council have successfully applied to designate Brancepeth Neighbourhood Area in accordance with the boundaries of Brancepeth Parish. The Parish Council will be consulting with electors on priority areas and would encourage members of the public to submit comments to the clerk for consideration.