June 2015

June 2015

County plays host to Euro-wide fire project

26 Jun 2015
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) staff playing a key role in an ambitious project to save lives during natural disasters are playing host to their EU counterparts.

Please support our troops during Friday's parade

24 Jun 2015
More than 160 service men and women from the county’s adopted warship, HMS Northumberland, will march through the streets of Morpeth on Friday to re-affirm its Right of Freedom of the County of Northumberland.

Northumberland takes centre stage for national cycle race

23 Jun 2015
Route plans for the prestigious Aviva Tour of Britain cycle race have been announced this week, including details of two exciting Northumberland stages – full Northumberland route details can be found at www.nlandtob.com.

Alcohol and the seven cancers

22 Jun 2015
Northumberland County Council is backing a campaign launched by Balance, the North East Alcohol Office, to raise awareness of the link between alcohol and seven types of cancer.

Community groups to receive Queen's Award

17 Jun 2015
The Duchess of Northumberland will present three local organisations with the prestigious Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service on Thursday, June 18 at 5.30 pm during the Alnwick Garden Party for volunteers and carers.

Flag to be raised for Armed Forces Day

17 Jun 2015
On Monday June 22, at mid- day the Armed Forces Day flag will be raised at County Hall in Morpeth to mark the build up to Armed Forces Day.

HMS Northumberland Freedom Parade on Friday

16 Jun 2015
More than 160 service men and women from the county’s adopted warship, HMS Northumberland, will march through the streets of Morpeth on Friday to re-affirm its Right of Freedom of the County of Northumberland.

Safety testing at cemeteries

12 Jun 2015
Northumberland County Council is carrying out headstone safety testing in its cemeteries over the coming months.