Welcome to the Gainford & Langton Parish Council website

Parish Population

1,241 (2011 Census)

Unitary Authority

Durham County Council

Parish Area



The Parish Council is the grass roots tier of local authority and has responsibilities for the management of land and facilities within the Parish.

We review and comment on planning applications within the parish and liaise with relevant authorities regarding infrastructure, policing and community issues to represent your views.

We engage with all interested parties regarding the current and the future shape of life in the local area.

This website is still currently under construction with a few changes to be made to make it the best we can.