2016

2016

Last reminder for local businesses over flood funding

28 Jun 2016
Business affected by the winter floods of 2015/16 are being reminded that support funding schemes are now coming to an end, and those that haven’t applied are being urged to register their application without further delay.

Special commemorative service to mark the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme

27 Jun 2016
To mark the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, St. Cuthbert’s and the Tyneside Scottish Association (in association with Northumberland County Council and West Bedlington Town Council) will be holding a special commemorative service in St Cuthbert’s, Bedlington, at 3:00pm on Sunday, July 10th.

Village fun for Pegswood

27 Jun 2016
Residents are invited to a fun filled village show in Pegswood, courtesy of Pegswood Community Fire Station and Pegswood Parish Council.

Council leader's reaction to EU Referendum result

24 Jun 2016
Following the outcome of the EU Referendum this morning the leader of Northumberland County Council has expressed serious concern for jobs and services and called on the Government to protect Northumberland from any loss of European funding.

Protecting libraries in Northumberland

21 Jun 2016
Despite brutal cuts in Government grant, Northumberland County Council is protecting libraries across the county by combining them with leisure and other front-line services, unlike elsewhere in the UK where they are being closed.

Paying tribute to MP Jo Cox

21 Jun 2016
Morpeth will be giving its own tribute to Jo Cox at 4pm Wednesday 22 June outside Davison House, Sanderson Arcade.

Rewarded for LOVEing Northumberland

21 Jun 2016
The Duchess of Northumberland has helped to celebrate the very best in community and voluntary environmental work across the county at a special LOVE Northumberland awards event.

Send postal vote now if you know your vote

20 Jun 2016
Residents who have applied for and received their postal votes for this week’s EU Referendum are urged not to leave it until the last minute before returning their ballot papers.

Duchess views final plans for LOVE Awards

13 Jun 2016
Her Grace the Duchess of Northumberland has been looking over final plans for the sixth annual LOVE Northumberland awards, which she is due to present to winning groups and individuals next Monday (20th June).