August 2015

August 2015

Duchess views final plans for LOVE Awards

28 Aug 2015
Her Grace the Duchess of Northumberland has been looking over the final plans for the fifth annual LOVE Northumberland awards, which she will be presenting to winning groups and individuals on September 17th.

Bank holiday bin day change

27 Aug 2015
All bin collections across Northumberland will be one day late during the week of bank holiday Monday – 31st August 2015.

Spirit revived in Northumberland

27 Aug 2015
Northumberland County Council is stepping in to support a bus service which connects some of the county’s most rural communities.

New charges for tipping rubble, soil and plasterboard

27 Aug 2015
Northumberland residents taking rubble, soil and plasterboard to household waste recovery centres in the county are being advised that a small charge will apply for some items from the week beginning 14th September.

Residents LOVE Middle Greens but HATE litter

25 Aug 2015
A new community association in Morpeth is doing its bit to keep an area of the town clean and green, with the support of the LOVE Northumberland, HATE Litter campaign.

Tweet the tour through Northumberland

20 Aug 2015
As tour fever grows, people are being encouraged to use social media to share their experiences of the Aviva Tour of Britain as it journeys through Northumberland.

Get free advice from our Learning and Skills Service

19 Aug 2015
Northumberland County Council’s Learning and Skills Service has set up a special helpline to provide careers advice and support for young people and their parents, open from 7am to 7pm on Thursday 20 and Friday 21 August.

Investment in store for the county

17 Aug 2015
Up to 50 new jobs could be coming to Northumberland after a major retailer signalled plans for new investment in the county.

New members sought for rural funding scheme

17 Aug 2015
Businesses and communities in the rural coast and lowland areas of Northumberland can still benefit from nearly £2m of European funding to help create jobs and boost the economy.