Northumberland County Council

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  • Buy a bag of veg on Thursday 29 Jul 2014

    A fantastic array of fresh fruit and vegetables that have been home grown by adults with learning disabilities will be on sale at County Hall and Merley Croft this Thursday 31st July

  • Get help with the care and repair of your home 29 Jul 2014

    Northumberland County Council is working with Four Housing to help make the residents of Ashington aware of important ‘Care and Repair’ services that could be available to them.

  • A summer open day celebrating the best of Northumberland is coming to Morpeth 29 Jul 2014

    On Friday 1 August the Hepscott Park Horticultural Skills Unit in partnership with the Hepscott Park Garden Café is holding a summer open day at Hepscott Park from 10am until 4pm. Products will be on sale made by groups of adults with learning disabilities from support centres across Northumberland, alongside local businesses.

  • Northumberland parks are some of the best in Britain 28 Jul 2014

    Northumberland has some of the best parks in Britain – and that’s official.

  • Toilet blocks spruced up for summer 25 Jul 2014

    The council has carried out a programme of refurbishment of toilets black around the county in time for the summer visitor season.

  • Why not park and ride into Amble town for free? 24 Jul 2014

    A new free park and ride scheme is helping visitors and shoppers enjoy their visits to Amble.

  • Rewarded for LOVEing Northumberland 24 Jul 2014

    The Duchess of Northumberland has helped to celebrate the very best in community and voluntary environmental work across the county at a special LOVE Northumberland awards event.

  • Reminder over summer water dangers 24 Jul 2014

    As the school summer holidays get into full swing, Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service is reminding young people and parents of the dangers in and around open water.

  • Repairs planned for Tyne Bridge, Hexham 24 Jul 2014

    Following some damage to Hexham Bridge, temporary repairs will be starting on the 1 August.

  • New team is keeping Newbiggin green and clean 22 Jul 2014

    Newbiggin Central and East councillor, and deputy business chair of Northumberland County Council, Liz Simpson, has welcomed a new two-person team who will be keeping the town green and clean over the busy summer months.

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