31 Dec 2015
Daljit Lally, Northumberland County Council’s deputy chief executive has been honoured in the New Year’s Honour’s List.
The number 43 bus service which runs through Stobhill in Morpeth will continue to pick up passengers from the cul-de-sac off Shields Road, after discussions were held to consider removing this part of the route to improve punctuality.
29 Dec 2015
Cyclists at the new Ashington Leisure Centre will have the world at their handlebars thanks to a state-of-the-art facility.
24 Dec 2015
Branton Quarry, a former Northumberland sand and gravel quarry turned nature reserve, has been highly commended in a national award to recognise restoration and biodiversity.
Almost 4,000 homes have already benefitted from a new boiler and/or insulation as part of the Warm Up North scheme.
23 Dec 2015
As the New Year approaches and people look to make changes in their lives, we are seeking more than 35 new foster carers to help local children and young people.
Sixth form students from King Edward VI School, Morpeth, are helping older people to get online for the first time.
22 Dec 2015
Parents are being warned about dangerous counterfeit toys this Christmas after tests revealed some products contained harmful levels of chemicals.
Ashington library has begun its move to an exciting space in the town’s new Leisure Centre.
An online poll is now open to vote for Northumberland National Park to become the UK’s National Park of the Year.
An online poll is about to close to vote for Northumberland National Park to become the UK’s National Park of the Year.
21 Dec 2015
Fire fighters at West Hartford fire station were treated to a chorus of Christmas carols when they were joined by Bede Academy choir singers.
18 Dec 2015
Parents are being asked to be cautious over the Christmas period when using button batteries in children’s toys and other household items.
A new timetable will be delivered from the beginning of the New Year.
The leader of Northumberland County Council has condemned the latest financial settlement from central government.
Details of the support available for residents and businesses in Northumberland that have been affected by flooding have been announced.
17 Dec 2015
Professionals working to keep people safe in Northumberland are encouraging people who suffer abuse, their family and friends, not to suffer in silence and to seek advice and support.
Details have been announced for the temporary relocation of Morpeth library to a new site in the town centre.
The council is urging residents to be on their guard following scam calls reported across the county.
16 Dec 2015
Find out about bin collections and how to get rid of your Christmas waste.
15 Dec 2015
Seaton Delaval First School has been praised for its efforts in promoting the importance of bedtime reading to parents and children.
Plans for a new County HQ that will save £16million over 25 years will go forward to full council in February, as part of budget discussions, after a call-in was rejected.
Eastfield Estate in Cramlington became the centre of attention last week as Northumbria Police and Northumberland County Council joined forces in a community Week Of Action on the estate.
Northumberland County Council’s youth service team has received a gold commendation for its work which saw young people ‘takeover’ council services for a week.
14 Dec 2015
Christmas shoppers are being warned of a number of safety concerns with popular self-balancing scooters, or 'hoverboards', which can pose a serious fire risk.
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