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Morpeth wedding fayre this weekend

Couples planning their big day are invited to a special wedding fayre this weekend to meet local companies involved in the wedding industry.

Care improvements reduce stress of hospital visits

A trip to hospital can be distressing for elderly and infirm people in care homes but a new scheme in Northumberland is bringing care closer to home.

Amble scoops national award for its high street

Amble has beaten off competition from across the country to be crowned as one of Britain’s best high streets.

Council sows seeds for future after summer success

Hard work has paid off for the Council’s Neighbourhood Services team who are responsible for a number of services including grass cutting, weed control and floral planting.

HIV testing week

This week is National HIV Testing Week, and Public Health England (PHE) North East is working with services across the region to encourage residents who think they may be at high risk of HIV to get tested.

Blyth Crematorium set to re-open following serious fire

Blyth Crematorium re-opens next month – nine months after it was seriously damaged by fire.

County council backs £1.2 million investment in Hexham

Northumberland County Council has announced it will vote yes to creating a new £1.2million business improvement district (BID) in Hexham.

Northumberland gets gold in tourism awards

Pubs, holiday parks and council services are celebrating after a great night for the county in the North East England Tourism Awards 2015 (Tuesday 24 November).

Council responds to chancellor’s comprehensive spending review

The leader of Northumberland County Council has criticised the latest government spending review which leaves the council facing core funding cuts of up to 36% up to 2019/20.

Northumberland schools raise thousands for Pudsey

Schools across Northumberland have taken part in an outstanding fundraising effort for this year’s BBC Children in Need.

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Tue 01 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Confirmed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 01 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Confirmed

County Council

Wed 02 Dec 2015, 03:00pm, Confirmed

Armed Forces Forum

Mon 07 Dec 2015, 10:30am, Confirmed

Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Mon 07 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed


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Planning and Rights of Way Committee

Tue 08 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Licensing Hearing

Wed 09 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Confirmed

Health and Wellbeing Board

Thu 10 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 10 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Proposed

Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Liaison Group

Thu 10 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Pension Fund Panel

Mon 14 Dec 2015, 09:30am, Proposed

Economic Growth & Corporate Services Overview & Scrutiny Com

Tue 15 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Communities and Local Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Wed 16 Dec 2015, 10:30am, Proposed

Licensing Hearing

Wed 16 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Wed 16 Dec 2015, 01:30pm, Proposed

Licensing Committee

Wed 16 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Proposed

Corporate Parenting Panel

Wed 16 Dec 2015, 04:00pm, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-committee

Thu 17 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Thu 17 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing Hearing

Thu 17 Dec 2015, 02:30pm, Proposed

Building For Northumberland Board

Thu 17 Dec 2015, 06:00pm, Proposed

Licensing Hearing

Tue 22 Dec 2015, 10:00am, Proposed

Planning and Performance Committee

Tue 22 Dec 2015, 02:00pm, Proposed

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