News from Darras Hall Estates Committee

you will find all our latest news here to help keep you informed about what's happening around Darras Hall

  • Darras Hall in Bloom 2017 Garden Competition

    02 August 201711:39

    RESIDENTS are being invited to take part in this year’s Darras Hall in Bloom competition, which will run in conjunction with the nation-wide Britain in Bloom 2017 event. Ponteland has been selected to represent Northumbria in the small town category in the Royal Horticultural Society’s Britain in Bloom UK Finals 2017. Ponte...  (Read More)
  • Bonfires

    03 April 201710:45

    We are often asked by residents about the law regarding bonfires.  The only information we have is available if you please click here  (Read More)
  • This Year's Lively AGM

    20 March 201710:14

    A call to publicly name and shame Darras Hall residents who fail to pay the obligatory rent to the Estate Committee was made at this year’s Annual General Meeting.  Several residents said that the Committee should publish the names and addresses of offenders on this website, and that the worst non-payers should be taken to co...  (Read More)
  • Why Pay the Rent Charge

    09 January 201711:30

    ONE of the most frequently asked questions is why the residents of Darras Hall have to pay an annual rent to the Estate Committee, and what do they get in return?  The simple answer is that the obligation of residents to pay a yearly charge is one of the conditions laid down in the Trust Deed, which everyone is obliged to ack...  (Read More)