Coastal Communities Teams

Coastal Community Teams enable local communities to come together and develop a common vision and plans for their area. Hartlepool has successfully established two Coastal Community Teams, one in Seaton Carew and one for the Headland & Harbour.


  • A tourism information point is now installed at Hartlepool Railway Station.
  • A short tourism film titled “Coast” has been produced highlighting the natural, cultural and tourism assets of Hartlepool's coastline. To view the film, visit
  • Twenty large tourism information boards for visitors have been installed.
  • Supported the successful bid for £600k to the Coastal Communities Fund to help pay towards the Seaton Carew regeneration works, the Waves artwork, and the Boy & the Bicycle artwork.
  • The Hartlepool Railway Station & Coast project won the "Highly Commended" award at the 2017 North East Tourism Awards for Visitor Information Provider of the Year category.

Next Steps

  • Supporting the Hartlepool Coastal Transformation Project (Seaton Regeneration and public artworks).
  • Support a Coastal Communities Fund Round 5 bid.

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