2016

2016

Bedlington regeneration

12 Dec 2016
Plans for the latest stage in the county council regeneration of Bedlington, with nearly 200 new jobs, can now be viewed online.

New testing for protected water

08 Dec 2016
An investigation into important ‘pockets’ of water around the Northumberland coast will look at high levels of nutrients which are affecting nature and wildlife.

Residents the winners from County Hall windfall

08 Dec 2016
Residents all across Northumberland will benefit from the sale of the old County Hall in a far bigger windfall than even county council leaders were anticipating, it has been revealed.

30-hour free childcare pilot scheme podcast

07 Dec 2016
Members of Northumberland County Council’s Early Years Team got together recently with partners and service users, to discuss the 30-hour free childcare pilot and what it meant to them.

National Tree Week marked at Bolam Lake

06 Dec 2016
200 new trees are popping up across Bolam Lake Country Park as special guests continue to help to mark 200 years since the creation of the lake and its surrounding landscape.

Residents warned over email scams

01 Dec 2016
Residents are being urged by Northumberland County Council’s Trading Standards to be on their guard over phishing email scams.

New Teen Shelter Opens in Blyth Play Park

30 Nov 2016
A new teen shelter has been installed in the recently refurbished Axwell Drive play area in Blyth providing a safe meeting place for youths to sit, talk and share time with their friends.