Duchess to light Blyth beacon to mark Queen’s birthday

13 Apr 2016
Her Grace the Duchess of Northumberland, accompanied by Councillor Kath Nisbet, Civic Head of Northumberland County Council, will light a beacon in Blyth on Thursday 21 April to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday.

Community Week of Action on Blyth Estate

12 Apr 2016
Hodgsons Road Estate in Blyth was the centre of attention last week as Northumberland County Council and Northumbria Police joined forces in a community week of action.

Applications for Portas pilots now closed

11 Apr 2016
Funds for Northumberland’s Portas pilots in Newbiggin-by-the-Sea and Berwick-upon-Tweed have now been fully committed and no new applications can be received.

Northumberland Careers Event

05 Apr 2016
Young people across the county aged 16 - 19 have been invited to attend the Northumberland Careers Event on Thursday 14 April.

County welcomes new flood insurance scheme

05 Apr 2016
Northumberland County Council has reiterated its commitment to helping the victims of the winter storms – as a new flood insurance scheme for affected households is launched.

Authors on tour in Northumberland

01 Apr 2016
Book-lovers are being offered the chance to meet authors from all over the north, as part of a series of events at Northumberland libraries.

Don't be duped on your doorstep

31 Mar 2016
Northumberland County Council is urging the local community to be on guard against bogus callers and rogue traders.