Alerts

Important Alerts and Reminders

School closures, weather alerts and distruptions to council services are listed below

Bin Collection Alert : Missed Collections, Seaton Delaval and Cramlington.

Effective: 16 Aug 2017 to 17 Aug 2017

Please be aware due to operational issues we were unable to complete wheeled bin collections to-day the 16/08/2017 in the following area's:
Part of Capheaton Estate and Wheatfield Estate, Seaton Delaval and Hayside Estate in Cramlington, we ask residents to either leave their bins out if safe to do so or present them from 7am tomorrow Thursday the 17/08/2017 for collection.
Northumberland County Council would like to apologise to all residents affected and thank them for their patience in this matter.

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Belsay Hall, Belsay (Renewal)

Effective: 16 Aug 2017 to 6 Sep 2017

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Miss Lynn Rylance has applied for a renewal of licence for Belsay Hall, Belsay, to be approved for the solemnisation of civil marriages and the formation of civil partnerships in accordance with the Marriage Act 1949 (as amended) and the Civil Partnership Act 2004.

A copy of the application and the plan accompanying it may be inspected at County Hall, Morpeth from Monday to Thursday between 8.30 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. and Fridays between 8.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m.

Any person may give notice in writing of an objection to the grant of approval, with reasons for the objection, within 21 days from the date of publication. Any such objection should be sent or delivered to the Proper Officer for Registration (ref. K. Guy) at the address given below:

L.A. Dewison,
Proper Officer for Registration,
Northumberland County Council,
County Hall,
Morpeth,
Northumberland,
NE61 2EF.

Dated 16th August 2017

Ridley Park Blyth - Water Feature Wednesday 16th August 2017

Effective: 16 Aug 2017 to 30 Aug 2017

Ridley Park, Water Feature. Following the failure of the effects pump the water feature is currently out of operation.

The effects pump operates the various fountains and jets and it is not possible to run the feature without it.

The NCC Fabrics Team and Total Leisure Engineering (who maintain the system on behalf of NCC) are currently working on a resolution to the problem, however at this stage we are unable to give a firm date as to when the feature will be back up and running.

Please check this site for regular updates.

Library Alert : Haltwhistle Library will be closed on Fri 18 and Sat 19 Aug

Effective: 11 Aug 2017 to 19 Aug 2017

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Haltwhistle Library will be closed on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 August. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. Library items can be renewed online by visiting - http://mylibrary.co.uk/ or by telephone - 01670 50 50 16. Please note that this is an automated system and you will need your library card number.

Library Alert : Bellingham Library will be closed on Fri 18 Aug

Effective: 7 Aug 2017 to 18 Aug 2017

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Bellingham Library will be closed on Friday 18 August. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. Library items can be renewed online by visiting - http://mylibrary.co.uk/ or by telephone - 01670 50 50 16. Please note that this is an automated system and you will need your library card number.

Road Alert : Roadworks in the centre of Morpeth

Effective: 31 Jul 2017 to 31 Aug 2017

Motorists are being reminded of work to upgrade gas mains in the Market Place area of Morpeth.

Northern Gas Networks (NGN) is replacing more than 500m of gas mains to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in the town.
The seven-week project, which started today (Monday, July 31), will be carried out in three phases.
The first involves a single lane closure on Bridge Street for approximately five weeks from July 31 as works progress from St George’s URC Church towards Morpeth Town Hall.
Road users will still be able to access Bridge Street from the A192 via a one-way system, but they will not be able to go down Bridge Street. A signed diversion route via Newgate Street will be in place and access for residents and pedestrians will be maintained at all times.

More about Road Alert : Roadworks in the centre of Morpeth available here

Notice of appointment of a Local Auditor

Effective: 27 Jul 2017 to 28 Aug 2017

Notice of appointment of a Local Auditor to Northumberland County Council from 2018/19
Under Section 8(2) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, this Authority must publish a notice relating to the appointment of its Local Auditor.

Please click the link below to see the full notice

More about Notice of appointment of a Local Auditor available here

Newcastle metro line closure starting July 31st

Effective: 31 Jul 2017 to 2 Sep 2017

A189, Killingworth Road, Newcastle is now closed until Spring 2018. As part of the ongoing works, Nexus have line closures in place to allow for bridge and track replacement. All information can be found on the link below

More about Newcastle metro line closure starting July 31st available here

Consultation Alert : Fire and Rescue Plan 2017-2021

Effective: 10 Jul 2017 to 1 Sep 2017

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service is currently seeking views on its Fire and Rescue Plan 2017-2021 consultation commences on Monday 10th July and concludes on Friday 1st September 2017.

Click on the link below to view the consultation

More about Consultation Alert : Fire and Rescue Plan 2017-2021 available here

30 hours Childcare available from September 2017

Effective: 10 May 2017 to 1 Sep 2017

Parents can now apply for 30 hours childcare from September 2017. To make your application please follow the link below.

More about 30 hours Childcare available from September 2017 available here

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