Council helps to smooth the road to Shielfield Park next season

10 Jun 2016

Main access road to the ground was badly in need of repair.

Family fun day and recruitment festival at Wooler Community Fire Station

10 Jun 2016

Enjoy a day filled with activities and opportunities on Saturday 18 June

Residents reminded about stray dogs

09 Jun 2016

Northumberland County Council is reminding residents what to do if they find a stray dog.

New fire station for Hexham as building work starts

09 Jun 2016

Building work has started to bring an all new community fire station to Hexham.

Two daring charity challenges are set to take place in Northumberland

09 Jun 2016

Two daring challenges are set to take place in Northumberland, to raise funds for local charities.

Work set to begin on £550k community centre revamp

09 Jun 2016

The centre in Druridge Bay will be made fit for the 21st century.

Duchess awards dedicated Northumberland residents

08 Jun 2016

Three Northumberland residents have been presented with medals for dedicated work to their communities at Alnwick Castle on 2nd June.

Newbiggin sports and community centre becomes community hub

08 Jun 2016

Library and leisure will become one and create a vibrant new presence in the town.

Residents invited to ‘talk about Hexham’

08 Jun 2016

Hexham residents are being invited to a special event to help shape the future of the town.

10th birthday celebrations for west’s children’s centre

08 Jun 2016

Western Tynedale Children’s Centre is celebrating its 10th birthday.

Parking zone experiment delivers safety benefits to school

07 Jun 2016

Parking improvements close to a Morpeth school have been introduced with help from residents, and funding made available from local councillors.

Young people transform Ashington eye-sore into colourful mural

06 Jun 2016

Some disused toilets located in a car park in Ashington have undergone a makeover by local young people with the help of Northumberland artist John Craggs.

Northumberland County Council Supports Child Safety Week

06 Jun 2016

Northumberland County Council is supporting the national Child Safety Week campaign, which brings together organisations around the country to promote safety messages to families.

Next phase of investment for county’s market towns

06 Jun 2016

Ambitious plans to generate over £360million in regional economic benefits by investing in the future of Northumberland’s market towns have entered the next phase.

Work to get underway on A1 underpass

02 Jun 2016

Work begins next week on creating a new underpass on the A1 at Morpeth which will form a key part of the junction between the road and the new Morpeth Northern Bypass.

Council urges beach-goers to Love Northumberland, Hate Litter

01 Jun 2016

Northumberland County Council is urging people to help protect the county’s iconic coastline by reducing litter and keeping the beaches clean.

New film promotes the council’s plans

01 Jun 2016

A new film explaining the council’s Market Town’s Initiative is now available online.

Council welcomes A1 improvement works

01 Jun 2016

The council has welcomed forthcoming improvement works to the A1 north of Morpeth.

Cabinet agrees plan modifications for consultation

31 May 2016

Some major modifications to a key planning document for Northumberland have been agreed for public consultation.

Bin collection reminder

31 May 2016

All bin collections across Northumberland will be one day late this week due to the bank holiday.

A chance to learn all about the landslip

26 May 2016

The public are being given the chance to learn more about one of Northumberland’s award winning engineering projects.

Excellent news for Ponteland as £55 million investment is suggested in schools

26 May 2016

At a Cabinet meeting this week (24 May), Northumberland County Council agreed to carry out a four week statutory consultation on proposals regarding the structure of Ponteland schools. This would mean the injection of £55 million into local schools.

Gardening workshops at Hepscott Park

26 May 2016

Activities and expert gardening instructions for both children and grown ups

Community group back litter campaign

25 May 2016

A community group in Ashington is doing its bit to keep an area of the town clean and green, with the support of the LOVE Northumberland, HATE litter campaign.

Hexham pupils tackle anti-social behaviour

25 May 2016

Students from Sele First School in Hexham have been getting creative to help tackle anti-social behaviour in the local community.