Important Alerts and Reminders

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

Library Alert : Alnwick Library will be closed between 1pm - 2pm on Thurs 24 May and Fri 25 May

Effective: 24 May 2018 to 25 May 2018

Alnwick Library will be closed between 1pm - 2pm on Thurs 24 May and Fri 25 May. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Proposed surface dressing of roads in Northumberland

Effective: 15 May 2018 to 31 Aug 2018

Northumberland County Council are to undertake essential surface dressing works between the period May to August 2018. Surface dressing is a highway maintenance operation undertaken to extend the life of the carriageway surface and provide additional surface texture.

The works on individual sites will normally be carried out within 1 day however some of the larger schemes may take up to 4 days. During the site operations there may be minor delays experienced by road users however these will be kept to a minimum. On completion of the works advisory speed limit signs will be in operation until essential road sweeping has been completed.

More about Proposed surface dressing of roads in Northumberland available here

Consultation Alert : Statutory Proposal for the closure of Netherton Northside First School

Effective: 10 May 2018 to 7 Jun 2018

A statutory proposal has been published today setting out a proposal for the closure of Netherton Northside First School.

Please click on the link below to view the consultation

More about Consultation Alert : Statutory Proposal for the closure of Netherton Northside First School available here

Consultation Alert : Statutory Proposal for reorganisation of some schools in the Haydon Bridge Partnership

Effective: 10 May 2018 to 7 Jun 2018

A statutory proposal has been published today for the reorganisation of some schools in the Haydon Bridge Partnership.

Please click on the link below to view the consultation

More about Consultation Alert : Statutory Proposal for reorganisation of some schools in the Haydon Bridge Partnership available here

School Transport Alert : School Transport Applications 2018

Effective: 1 May 2018 to 20 Jul 2018

Parents whose children live in the catchment area for the mainstream school they will be attending in September and live over the statutory walking distance must apply for transport by 30 June 2018. Any applications received after this date may result in a delay in receiving bus passes.


School Closures

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Planned Road Closures

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