Community centre revamp moves a step closer

17 Aug 2016

Druridge Bay project now has a contractor and a start date.

More spaces at coastal car park

17 Aug 2016

One of the county’s most popular carparks is now open and is bigger and better than ever.

Family of volunteers are our local heroes

16 Aug 2016

A family of volunteers from Newbiggin by the Sea have been honoured as local heroes for collectively dedicating more than 150 years to the Newbiggin lifeboat.

Family of volunteers are our local heroes

16 Aug 2016

A family of volunteers from Newbiggin by the Sea have been honoured as local heroes for collectively dedicating more than 150 years to the Newbiggin lifeboat.

Beware the fishy tales of rogue traders

15 Aug 2016

Northumberland County Council Trading Standards service has issued a warning about the sale of unfit and unlabelled fish from rogue traders.

Farm funds pledge welcomed in Northumberland

15 Aug 2016

A pledge by ministers to keep vital subsidies flowing to Northumberland's farmers despite the vote to leave the EU has been given a guarded welcome by the leader of the county council.

Landslide repairs near completion at two sites in Northumberland

12 Aug 2016

Work to repair two flood-damaged roads in Northumberland is taking shape.

Bypass work bridges another milestone

12 Aug 2016

Another milestone has been reached on the £30m Morpeth Northern Bypass - after major bridge beams were lifted into position.

Hang up on scam calls, warns county council

12 Aug 2016

Bogus callers trying to steal residents' bank details are back in the region, Northumberland County Council has warned.

Local businessman fined for fire safety breach

11 Aug 2016

A Newbiggin businessman has been prosecuted for risking customers' safety in his high street furniture store.

New £45k scooter park for Seghill

11 Aug 2016

Seghill’s brand new wheeled play park is ready to welcome guests - thanks to £45,000 funding from the county council.

Let's get active, Cramlington!

10 Aug 2016

Campaign is launched to help residents get more active and enjoy their local area.

Council continues to push for Post Office return

09 Aug 2016

The County Council is continuing its efforts to push for the re-opening of a Post Office in Newbiggin.

John is our iPad winner, after signing up for My Northumberland

09 Aug 2016

He is one of thousands to sign up for our new online customer portal.

Oarsome!

09 Aug 2016

More than 150 people with disabilities have had a go at paddle sports in Northumberland

£14m boost for ‘world-class’ Morpeth site welcomed by council

08 Aug 2016

A global drinks giant's decision to pour millions of pounds into developing its "world-class" Morpeth plant has been warmly welcomed by county council business chiefs.

Rural funding scheme re-opens for business

08 Aug 2016

The Rural Growth Network fund has now re-opened to support the growth of the north east rural economy.

Improvement works to main Blyth road delayed

05 Aug 2016

Work to improve one of Northumberland’s most congested roads has had to be delayed for a few weeks for technical reasons.

Northumberland parks voted 'best of British'

05 Aug 2016

Two of Northumberland’s beauty spots are among the best places in Britain to visit, according to a new national poll.

A Broadband first for rural Northumberland

04 Aug 2016

A small corner of Tynedale is to become the first rural part of Northumberland to get 100% broadband coverage.

Fun Day brings laughter back to Blyth park following dog attack

02 Aug 2016

A community fun day brought laughter back into Burns Park in Blyth, the scene of a vicious dog attack in May which left eleven children injured with many requiring hospital treatment.

Fun day and a chance to volunteer - at Berwick Community Fire Station

02 Aug 2016

Families will be treated to fun activities and fire demonstrations at Berwick Community Fire Station on Sunday (August 7).

New bus route connects Whitehouse Farm Centre

02 Aug 2016

One of Northumberland's most popular visitor attractions will now be easier to visit thanks to a new bus service commissioned by the County Council.

Improvement works to main Blyth road to get underway

01 Aug 2016

The first phase to improve one of Northumberland’s most congested roads gets underway next week.

Library move completes £3.5m leisure centre revamp

28 Jul 2016

Concordia becomes one of Northumberland's premier leisure facilities.