Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Woodhouse, Barry



Councillor Barry Woodhouse continuously served as a Billingham Councillor since 1987, a governor on Low Grange Infants School (Now Oakdene Primary) since 1978 and is Vice-Chair of the Governing Body, and a founder Member of Billingham Regeneration Partnership (Now Northern Locality Forum) since 2001, and Vice-Chair of the Forum. Elected Mayor of Stockton on Tees 1998 -1999.

I have held positions of responsibility Chairing Environment Committee, Licensing Committee, Personnel Committee and latterly Audit Committee. I was also Cabinet Member for Environment and Cabinet Member for North Borough following restructuring of the Council.

I have also Chaired Cleveland Fire Authority and Billingham Regeneration Partnership

As well as speaking in Parliamentary Select Committee in the past I have represented the Council on the following Outside Bodies:Tees Port Health Authority, Regional Environment Protection Agency Committee (REPAC), Tees Valley Waste Management Group (Chair), National Society for Clean Air, Keep Britain Tidy Group, North of England Regional Assembly, City Challenge Civic Arts Panel, Tees Valley Environmental Protection Group, Local Government Association.

Members of the public can call in to discuss any issues they may have at his ward surgeries which are held at Billingham Youth & Community Centre.


Ward Surgeries

6.30pm - 7.30pm 

05 June 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
03 July 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
04 September 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
02 October 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
06 November 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
04 December 2019 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
08 January 2020 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
05 February 2020 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway
04 March 2020 Billingham Youth & Community Centre, The Causeway


Billingham Central Ward Information

Cleveland Police
Information on your Neighbourhood Centre.


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 click the website link below to find out your nearest drop-in clinic or pharmacy one stop shop.

View the stop smoking drop in service timetable.


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