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SERVICES

 

SERVICES AROUND OUR VILLAGE

Murton Parish Council offer a range of services to the public and are responsible for the following:

CEMETERY AND BURIALS

The Parish Council is a Burial Authority and Murton Cemetery is located at Church Lane . . .

ALLOTMENTS

Keeping our local allotments clean, tidy with appropriate health & safety regulations in place.

  • Currently 61 plots (waiting list)
  • Rent per year - £25 (small plot)
    £35 (medium plot)
MURTON WELFARE PARK

Murton Welfare Park comprises 2 football fields, cricket pitch, bowling green, allotment site and 20 acres of open parkland . . .

PLAYGROUNDS

Murton has numerous playgrounds, one of which is located in the grounds at The Glebe Centre.

THE VILLAGE GREEN

The proud home of our war memorial statue and village Christmas tree every December.

GENERAL ENVIRONMENT

Keeping the streets of Murton clean and litter free as well as the upkeep of colourful planters throughout Murton.

THE GLEBE CENTRE

Murton Parish Council own the buildings and land comprising the Glebe Centre, which offers conference, meeting, IT training, catering and social event requirements to the public, but the day to day management and running of the centre is undertaken by Murton Welfare Association (Registered Charity).

ABOUT US

Murton Parish Council was established by the Local Government Act 1894, and held its first ever Meeting in a classroom at Murton Colliery School, on Tuesday 4th December 1894.
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Copyright 2017. Murton Parish Council

Photography by Tom Richardson

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OUR ADDRESS

The Glebe Centre

Durham Place

Murton, Seaham

County Durham

SR7 9BX