Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Atkinson, Helen


Councillor Helen Atkinson represents Billingham West Ward and was elected in May 2015.

I was born in Teesdale Avenue, Billingham and have lived in the West Ward since 1968.  I retired in 2009 from Sembcorp, Wilton after 42 years service to the company.

I was elected to Billingham Town Council in 2007 as I believe I can make a difference. Currently, I am on my third term of office with Billingham Town Council and when Mike & Mary Womphrey decided to retire, I wanted to carry on the excellent service given by them both and so I put myself forward for Billingham West Ward in the local elections.

Having been duly elected, I will endeavour to do my very best to service the ward and the Borough.


When not working on council business, I enjoy reading crime novels, watching TV and catching up with family and friends.  I am also trying to be more healthy and walk each day around the Ward to talk to residents.


Ward Surgeries

 6pm - 6.30pm

No August Surgery  
16 September 2019 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue
21 October 2019 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue 
18 November 2019 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue
No December surgery  
20 January 2020 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue
17 February 2020 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue
16 March 2020 Wolviston Court Community Centre, Clifton Avenue


Billingham West Ward Information

Community Information


Cleveland Police

Information on your local Neighbourhood Team.

Stop Smoking
The Stockton and Hartlepool Stop Smoking Service is offering drop-in sessions across the Borough to those people who wish to give up smoking. There will be help from trained advisors and prescriptions available for treatments such as nicotine replacement or other supporting medication.

For more details of the service and drop-in time table, please ring 01642 383819 or visit the NHS Stop smoking Service website.

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