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Street improvement work underway at Stobhillgate

Work has started on much-needed improvements to streets and pavements in the Stobhillgate estate in Morpeth.

Young people praised for their participation in local democracy

A group of young people from across Northumberland were praised at a recent Northumberland County Council Health and Wellbeing Board, for their role in the work carried out to raise the voices of young people within the county.

County crackdown on abandoned vehicles

Northumberland County Council is cracking down on abandoned vehicles following a sharp rise in incidents and is issuing a warning that the perpetrators could face a large fine.

£9 million investment at James Calvert Spence College

Planning is underway now for the £9 million investment by Northumberland County Council at James Calvert Spence College in Amble.

Budget approved to promote growth and development

Northumberland County Council has agreed its budget for the next year - with a focus on protecting frontline services and promoting growth.

School repairs bill highlights need for investment

Over £2,000 per pupil is needed to bring school buildings in Northumberland up to a satisfactory condition, new figures have revealed.

New pavilion opens at popular Bedlington park

A new community pavilion has been opened at a popular park in Bedlington, as part of an ongoing programme of improvements.

Wheels in motion for new Morpeth cycleway

A new cycleway and other improvements for pedestrians and road users on the Stobhill approach to Morpeth are about to get underway following a successful bid by Northumberland that has secured a £600,000 funding award from the North East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

A better car park for Craster

Work to improve the quality of the car park in the coastal village of Craster is set to get underway next week (week beginning 27 February).

New fire station among highlights of innovative investment programme

A new £2.2 million community fire station in Hexham is one of many projects benefiting from Northumberland County Council’s £380 million innovative county-wide investment programme.

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Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Cabinet Advisory Group

Thu 23 Feb 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Pension Fund Panel

Fri 24 Feb 2017, 09:30am, Confirmed

Care and Well-being Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Tue 28 Feb 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Planning Committee

Tue 28 Feb 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Armed Forces Forum

Mon 06 Mar 2017, 10:30am, Proposed


Tue 07 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Chairmen's Group

Tue 07 Mar 2017, 01:00pm, Proposed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 07 Mar 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Local Services (Rural) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 08 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Local Services (Urban) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 08 Mar 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Area Committee - North

Mon 13 Mar 2017, 06:00pm, Proposed

Housing and Economic Growth Cabinet Advisory Group

Tue 14 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Rights of Way

Tue 14 Mar 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Area Committee - West

Tue 14 Mar 2017, 06:00pm, Proposed

Strategic Planning Committee

Wed 15 Mar 2017, 01:00pm, Proposed

Area Committee - South

Wed 15 Mar 2017, 06:00pm, Proposed

Firefighters Pension Scheme Local Pension Board

Thu 16 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 16 Mar 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Area Committee - Central

Thu 16 Mar 2017, 06:00pm, Proposed

Economic Growth and Strategic Transport Overview and Scrutiny

Tue 21 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Communities and Local Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Wed 22 Mar 2017, 10:30am, Proposed

Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Thu 23 Mar 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

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Lecturer- Construction (Bricklaying and Groundworks)

To participate in the planning and development of programmes and to carry out teaching and learning activities

Head Teacher Choppington Primary School

Required for September 2017.


Receptionist County Hall Fixed Term for 12 months

Headteacher - Hareside Primary School

Group 3, 4-11 Primary School of approximately 420 pupils

plus a 104 place nursery

Lecturer - Employability and Work Skills

To participate in the planning and development of programmes and to carry out teaching and learning activities

Highways Development Management Technician

Full time permanent post based at County Hall in Morpeth.

Catering Assistant - Highfield Middle School - Required as soon as possible

We are looking to appoint a Catering Assistant to play an integral role in our lunchtime provision for children and staff.

Key Stage 1 Teacher - Hugh Joicey C of E First School, Ford - Required September 2017

We are seeking a highly motivated, capable and flexible teacher to join our team, to be responsible for a mixed Y1/2 class.

Exam Invigilator Haydon Bridge High School

We seek Exam Invigilators to join our friendly team to support pupils during examination periods throughout the academic year.

Deputy Head Teacher- The Dales

Deputy Head Teacher at a progressive SEND school.

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