2016

2016

Voting reminder ahead of May elections

30 Mar 2016
Anyone not yet registered to vote in May's elections is being reminded to get on their local electoral register before they close on Monday 18 April.

Telling the story of Turner’s trees

23 Mar 2016
A new interpretative board has been unveiled at Carlisle Park in Morpeth which talks about the trees on a stunning woodland bank, and their relationship to a garden that was inspired by William Turner – the father of English Botany.

Beach safety this summer

23 Mar 2016
Northumberland County Council is encouraging people to take care when enjoying the county’s coast this summer.

Council housing director to retire

23 Mar 2016
Kevin Lowry, the director of housing and local services at Northumberland County Council and a familiar face to many around the county is retiring from local government at the end of the month.

County welcomes flood funding commitment

17 Mar 2016
Northumberland County Council has welcomed the government’s announcement of more than £14 million to tackle the damage caused by winter storms.