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New electricity link between Blyth and Norway

The North Sea Link will connect the electricity systems of the UK and Norway via high voltage subsea cables that run from Blyth to Kvilldal.

County council awards £500k grant to The Sill project

Northumberland National Park Authority and YHA (England & Wales) are celebrating after being awarded a £500,000 grant from Northumberland County Council to support the delivery of The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre on Hadrian’s Wall.

Summer Reading Challenge - awards for young readers in Berwick

Awards ceremony ties in with the Berwick Film & Media Festival.

Quitting smoking sweeps Northumberland as Stoptober returns in its fifth year

Families and friends in Northumberland are being challenged to take part together in Stoptober – the mass quitting challenge from Public Health England starting on 1stOctober – and join the nearly 15 million people across the country who have already quit.

Work set to start on Blyth’s Malvins Road cutting

A long running saga in reviving and regenerating a former blot on Blyth’s landscape is about to come to an end as work is set to start on infilling the disused Isabella Railway cutting at Malvins Road in the town.

Protection for one of England’s most northerly woodlands

One of England’s most northerly woodlands is to be protected by law so it can be enjoyed by current and future generations of the local community.

New Cramlington railway station could boost local economy

A brand-new railway station for Cramlington would boost the local economy and could see more trains stopping in the town.

A new chapter for Newbiggin Library

Move will establish 'a vibrant new community hub' for the town.

Thousands gather for the Kielder Marathon race weekend

A weekend of fun and fitness accompanies the start of 'Britain's Most Beautiful' marathon.

Forum for Northumberland landlords to be held in Morpeth

Landlords and agents based in Northumberland are being invited to an annual forum being organised by Northumberland County Council.

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Corporate Resources and Regional Affairs OSC

Thu 29 Sep 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Audit Committee Working Group

Tue 04 Oct 2016, 01:00pm, Proposed

County Council

Wed 05 Oct 2016, 03:00pm, Confirmed

Corporate Performance Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Thu 06 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Thu 06 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-committee

Thu 06 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Pension Fund Panel

Fri 07 Oct 2016, 09:30am, Confirmed

Cabinet

Tue 11 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Chairmen's Group

Tue 11 Oct 2016, 01:00pm, Proposed

Corporate Parenting Panel

Wed 12 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Health and Wellbeing Board

Thu 13 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 13 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Communities and Local Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Wed 19 Oct 2016, 10:30am, Proposed

Firefighters Pension Scheme Local Pension Board

Thu 20 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing Hearing

Thu 20 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Standards Committee

Thu 20 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Tenants' Voice

Thu 20 Oct 2016, 05:30pm, Proposed

Economic Growth and Strategic Transport Overview and Scrutiny

Tue 25 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Planning Committee

Tue 25 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Cabinet

Wed 26 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-committee

Wed 26 Oct 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Wed 26 Oct 2016, 01:30pm, Proposed

Licensing Committee

Wed 26 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Petitions Committee

Wed 26 Oct 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

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Systems Support Officer

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Nursery Officer - Alnwick Children's Centre

You will be responsible for facilitating high quality childcare for children attending Children’s Centre services

Nursery Officer - Coquet Children's Centre

You will be responsible for facilitating high quality childcare for children attending Children’s Centre services

General Catering Assistant

We are looking for a general catering assistant with a positive attitude to join our catering team.

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT - Ashington High School

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT (Fixed term contract until 31st August 2017)

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

An excellent and imaginative MFL Teacher who will make a real difference for our students.

Teacher of Design and Technology: Health and Social Care with Food

An excellent and imaginative Teacher of Design and Technology who will make a real difference for our students.

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant- Collingwood School and Media Arts College

Required asap

Care Worker - Horticultural Skills Unit

To assist with the provision of physical, personal and emotional care to Service Users.

Information Advice and Support Officer

Based at County Hall but travel throughout the County will be required. Full time fixed term post until March 2017.

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