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Walking football gains momentum

Walking Football is proving popular with Northumberland residents as players across the county start to take up this new version of the beautiful game.

Fakeaway pizza wasn't The Italian Job

Magistrates have fined a Northumberland takeaway for misleading its customers.

John Lovett appointed as Deputy Lieutenant

The role will see him support and assist the Duchess of Northumberland in her position as Lord-Lieutenant – the Queen’s official representative for the county. ​

Treble glory for Northumberland at national Countryfile awards

Three of Northumberland’s most popular tourist spots have scooped top honours at this year’s BBC Countryfile Magazine awards.

Residents invited to 'talk Morpeth'

Morpeth residents are being invited to a special event to help shape the future of the town.

Work continues to improve Berwick

Work is progressing on ambitious plans to regenerate and improve buildings in Berwick town centre.

Rewarding council tenants - who is your community hero?

If you know a council tenant or a group who you think has made a difference to their community, or people living in it, please nominate them for this year’s Spirit Of The Community Awards by logging on to our short online application form.

Residents will pay more but receive less due to government funding cuts

The Leader of Northumberland County Council has expressed deep concerns over the way the Government’s funding settlement is hitting rural councils.

Last chance to vote YES to £1.2million BID investment

The postal ballot to establish a Business Improvement District (BID) for Hexham closes at 5pm next Thursday (18 February).

Landlords targeted in Blyth improvement operation

Landlords in Blyth who let rubbish pile up outside their properties have been targeted in the latest phase of a multi-agency operation.

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Petitions Committee

Tue 16 Feb 2016, 09:15am, Confirmed

Economic Growth & Corporate Services Overview & Scrutiny Com

Tue 16 Feb 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Corporate Parenting Panel

Wed 17 Feb 2016, 03:00pm, Confirmed

Tenants' Voice

Thu 18 Feb 2016, 05:00pm, Confirmed


Mon 22 Feb 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Schools' Forum

Tue 23 Feb 2016, 09:30am, Proposed

Economic Growth & Corporate Services Overview & Scrutiny Com

Tue 23 Feb 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Planning and Performance Committee

Tue 23 Feb 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

County Council

Wed 24 Feb 2016, 03:00pm, Proposed

Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Thu 25 Feb 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Pension Fund Panel

Fri 26 Feb 2016, 09:30am, Proposed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 01 Mar 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Cabinet Advisory Group

Thu 03 Mar 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Armed Forces Forum

Mon 07 Mar 2016, 10:30am, Proposed

Chairmen's Group

Tue 08 Mar 2016, 01:00pm, Proposed

Planning and Rights of Way Committee

Tue 08 Mar 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Local Services (Rural) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 09 Mar 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Local Services (Urban) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 09 Mar 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Health and Wellbeing Board

Thu 10 Mar 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-committee

Thu 10 Mar 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 10 Mar 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

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Headteacher - Spittal First School - Required September 2016

We are seeking to appoint someone with the skill and dedication to continue the school’s development.

Statutory Maintenance Officers

To implementing the annual statutory maintenance periodic testing and inspection programme.

Exam Invigilator

To be responsible for the setting up and supervision of examinations when students are unable to do these in school

Teacher - Year 4 - Amble First School - Required to cover maternity leave

Our popular and happy school requires a year 4 teacher to cover a maternity leave which is due to start early June 2016.

HEADTEACHER - Belford St Mary's CE Aided Middle School

Required for September 2016. A dynamic and inspirational individual, who can lead and further develop our school

Office manager - Berwick St Mary's Cof E First School, Berwick

Office Manager - 37hpw - Term time plus 5 days - Permanent post

SEND Team Manager

To provide effective leadership and management of the SEND Commissioning and Quality Assurance Team

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant- Whitley Memorial CE First School

Required to start as soon as possible.

Class Teacher- Newbrough Church of England Primary School

Required from 1 September 2016, we are seeking a highly motivated teacher to join our team.

Catering Assistant - Hareside Primary School

Catering Asst - 10 hpw - Band 1 - Term Time Only

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