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Northumberland Council proud to support PRIDE

Northern Pride has been growing in strength since it began 10 years ago. Northumberland County Council is proud to be part of the movement, helping to break down barriers and creating a more open dialogue with members of the LGBT community.

Hepscott Park Horticultural Skills Unit Summer Fair

All the fun of the fair is promised at Hepscott Park Horticultural Skills Unit on Wednesday, 26th July.

Funding boost for sculpture trail in Berwick Parks

Northumberland County Council is celebrating a £10,064 funding boost from SUEZ Communities Trust (formerly SITA Trust) which will see the creation of a sculpture trail in Berwick’s parks.

Recycling entry meant prizes for designer Olivia

A lucky student at The Grove School in Berwick was the winner of a competition to design a poster telling people how to recycle their plastic bottles.

Northumberland visitor attraction is ‘going ape’ over superfast broadband

Staff at a major Northumberland visitor attraction are flying high and whizzing through their workloads thanks to a huge boost in broadband speeds.

Grass cutting programme on verge of completion

An ambitious programme of extra verge cutting has ensured that Northumberland is looking its best ahead of the main tourist season.

Northumberland Council flying the flag for PRIDE

Northumberland county council is proud to support PRIDE, taking place this weekend, 21st to 23rd July, at Newcastle Town Moor.

Facilities to stay at former school site

A former Alnwick school site being vacated this summer will continue to be used by the community, Northumberland County Council has confirmed.

Volunteers needed

Volunteer drivers required for Getabout Access scheme

School children celebrate Ashington’s 150th anniversary

Ashington is celebrating its’ 150th anniversary and school children from Bothal Primary school have marked the occasion with a memorable event celebrating its mining history.

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Health and Wellbeing OSC

Tue 25 Jul 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Audit Committee

Wed 26 Jul 2017, 10:15am, Confirmed

Communities and Place OSC

Wed 26 Jul 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed


Thu 27 Jul 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Corporate Services and Economic Growth OSC

Thu 27 Jul 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub Committee

Thu 03 Aug 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Safeguarding and Corporate Parenting Group

Wed 09 Aug 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Local Development Framework Working Group

Mon 14 Aug 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Castle Morpeth Local Area Council

Mon 14 Aug 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed

Tynedale Local Area Council

Tue 15 Aug 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed

Ashington and Blyth Local Area Council

Wed 16 Aug 2017, 05:00pm, Proposed

Licensing Hearing

Thu 17 Aug 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 01:30pm, Proposed

Licensing Committee

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Cramlington, Bedlington and Seaton Valley Local Area Council

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 05:00pm, Proposed

North Northumberland Local Area Council

Thu 24 Aug 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed

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Required at Mitchell Memorial Hall, Berwick

Lunchtime Supervisors x 2 posts - Berwick St Mary's C of E First School

Lunchtime Supervisors x 2 posts - Fixed term - 5 hpw - Term time

Planning Officers

Looking to recruit Planning Officers on 12 month fixed term contracts.

Senior Planning Officer

Looking to recruit a Senior Planning Officer on a 12 month fixed term contract

Planning Technician

Looking to recruit a permanent Planning Technician.

Planning Technician

Looking to recruit some Planning Technicians on 12 months fixed term contracts.

Planning Officer

Looking to appoint Planning Officer (Minerals, Waste and Renewable Energy)

Sessional Lecturer - Bricklaying

Sessional Lecturers are required to work in the North & South East Northumberland areas

Sessional Lecturer - Carpentry and Joinery

Sessional lecturers are required for work in the North & South East northumberland areas.

Catering Assistant

Temporary post. Required for September 2017

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