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Work behind the scenes continue for Bedlington Town Centre

Progress has continued to be made on the town centre scheme that is designed to regenerate Bedlington in the last few months.

Council stresses no decisions made on schools consultation

Ahead of the first consultation event Northumberland County Council is keen to emphasise that the current consultation on schools in the west of the county is an informal one, and no decisions on future systems or closures of schools have been made.

Northumberland Libraries to shelve fines during March

If you’ve a long overdue or lost library book at home - it’s fine. Throughout the month of March anyone with an overdue library book can return it to their local library without paying a fine.

Council helps Active Northumberland following Carillion collapse

Northumberland County Council has stepped in to ensure a programme of remedial work at Ashington Leisure Centre, which was being carried out by Carillion Construction before it went into liquidation, will continue. Northumberland County Council has stepped in to ensure a programme of remedial work at Ashington Leisure Centre, which was being carried out by Carillion Construction before it went into liquidation, will continue.

Council agrees balanced budget for the future

Northumberland County Council has agreed a budget to save £65m over the next four years while making ambitious plans for the future.

Grant secured to support Northumberland Community Bank

Northumberland County Council has approved a grant of £50,000 towards the Northumberland Community Bank capital reserve.

Bid to include Union Chain Bridge among 100 most important sites

The Union Chain Bridge has been nominated for a list of 100 most important historic places in England.

Consultation shows strong support for North of Tyne devo deal

A devolution deal for the North of Tyne received strong support from local people, a consultation report has revealed.

Free post-16 travel moves closer

The council’s plans to reintroduce free post-16 transport for students have moved a step nearer.

Community groups recognised for work

Community groups in Ashington and Blyth have been recognised for the sterling work they do within the local community.

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Local Development Framework Working Group

Mon 26 Feb 2018, 10:00am, Confirmed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Wed 28 Feb 2018, 01:30pm, Confirmed

Licensing Committee

Wed 28 Feb 2018, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub Committee

Thu 01 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Confirmed

Armed Forces Forum

Tue 06 Mar 2018, 10:30am, Proposed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 06 Mar 2018, 06:00pm, Confirmed

Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education

Wed 07 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Health and Well-being Board

Thu 08 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Castle Morpeth Local Area Council

Mon 12 Mar 2018, 04:00pm, Proposed


Tue 13 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Rights of Way Committee

Tue 13 Mar 2018, 11:00am, Proposed

Tynedale Local Area Council

Tue 13 Mar 2018, 04:00pm, Proposed

Ashington and Blyth Local Area Council

Wed 14 Mar 2018, 05:30pm, Proposed

LGPS Local Pension Board

Thu 15 Mar 2018, 09:30am, Proposed

Family and Children's Services OSC

Thu 15 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Health and Wellbeing OSC

Tue 20 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Governing Body of Netherton Park

Tue 20 Mar 2018, 02:00pm, Proposed

Member Services Working Group

Wed 21 Mar 2018, 10:00am, Proposed

Cramlington, Bedlington and Seaton Valley Local Area Council

Wed 21 Mar 2018, 05:00pm, Proposed

Corporate Services and Economic Growth OSC

Thu 22 Mar 2018, 02:00pm, Proposed

North Northumberland Local Area Council

Thu 22 Mar 2018, 04:00pm, Proposed

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Administrative Assistant

To be part of a busy team providing administrative support, acting as supervisor to a small team of staff.

Headteacher Prudhoe Community High School

Prudhoe Community High School wishes to appoint an excellent Headteacher who can build on

our recent significant success.

Lead Behaviour Practitioner - Horton Grange Primary

We are looking for an inspirational practitioner to lead our THRIVE unit and build on the excellent provision already in place.

Teacher of Science - Astley Community High School

Teacher of Science

Full-Time, Permanent

Sessional Lecturer

To carry out teaching and learning activities and participate in the planning

Outstanding Y6 Teacher, 0.5 (5 mornings), Ponteland Primary School

Required from September 2018.


Required as soon as possible until 31st August 2018

Refuse Loader

Full time, permanent post based at Coopies Lane, Morpeth.

NEAT Team Operative/Driver

NCC require 2 full time, permanent NEAT Operative/Drivers for the Berwick Partnership.

NEAT Team Operative/Driver (Seasonal)

Full time, fixed term contract, based at Tweedmouth Depot, Berwick upon Tweed.

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