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Hesleden is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated to the south of Peterlee. It has a large pond situated at the bottom next to the Hart to Haswell Walkway. Hesleden also has a park and Dene to walk through and explore.

Hesleden was named Hesleden from the two words combined, Dene and Hesle which is from "hazel".

Colin Bell, former England and Manchester City footballer, was born in Hesleden.

Hesleden has a village shop, which includes post office, off licence and lottery terminal. The village also has one club (Working Mens Social Club) and a pub (The Calf).

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Coordinates: 54°44′12″N 1°18′54″W / 54.73667°N 1.31500°W / 54.73667; -1.31500