2016

2016

Bridge closure traffic plan confirmed

25 May 2016
Work on the Hexham Railway Bridge is due to start on Monday 6 June which will result in closure of the railway bridge to vehicles for six weeks.

Leader stresses benefits of co-location

25 May 2016
The leader of Northumberland County Council has reiterated the benefits of council services being co-located – as work continues to regenerate Hexham town centre.

Celebrating foster care success

23 May 2016
In celebration of the national Foster Care Fortnight Northumberland County Council is highlighting the positive impact that foster carers and their families can have on the life of a young person.

Seeking out broadband solutions for all

19 May 2016
The iNorthumberland project is demonstrating its commitment to leaving no community behind when delivering superfast broadband, as it launches a new consultation with the hardest to reach rural communities.

Register if you want to build your own home

17 May 2016
People who would like to build their own home in Northumberland, or own a plot of land suitable for a self-build project, are being urged to sign up to a new online register which could help them to secure a plot of land.