Rural areas

We have a team who look after Darlington's rural areas. They are responsible for:

  • cutting hedgerows – we do this each year after birds have finished nesting
  • mowing and spraying the grass verges, communal areas, sports fields and village greens in our rural villages 

Villages in the borough include:

  • Heighington
  • Redworth
  • Houghton Le Side
  • Middleton St. George
  • Great Stainton
  • Bishopton
  • Little Stainton
  • Sadberge
  • Hurworth
  • Summerhouse
  • Walworth
  • Killerby
  • Denton
  • Coatham Mundeville
  • Brafferton
  • Piercebridge
  • Middleton one Row
  • Low Coniscliffe
  • High Coniscliffe
A wildflower meadow in bloom

A wildflower meadow in Darlington