14 Nov 2016
Crowds of well-wishers lined the streets of Hexham on Saturday to see their local army regiment parade through the town to be granted the Freedom of Northumberland.
11 Nov 2016
A local Army regiment will be awarded the Freedom of Northumberland on Saturday 12 November and roads in the centre of Hexham will be temporarily closed to allow the safe passage of the parade.
A major scheme to redevelop and breathe new life into of one of Hexham’s iconic buildings is to start next week (November 14).
A glowing report for some of the county's favourite swimming spots.
Members of the public, staff, councillors and ex servicemen came together for a Remembrance Service at County Hall in Morpeth.
10 Nov 2016
Residents can now get online to learn all about how to protect themselves in the event of a natural disaster.
Highways England proposes to improve the A1 in Northumberland by providing additional road capacity and enabling greater access to and from Northumberland
09 Nov 2016
A major engineering project which protects thousands of Morpeth residents from flooding has scooped a prestigious national award.
Don’t trust a ‘white van man’ offering to get rid of your rubbish on the cheap. That’s the message from Northumberland County Council’s Public Health Protection Unit after a string of fly-tipping incidents from unscrupulous waste collectors.
07 Nov 2016
Figures from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service show that callouts on Bonfire night were at an all time low this year.
Enforcement officers in Northumberland have started wearing chest mounted cameras in an attempt to keep them safe while out and about in the county.
04 Nov 2016
Farmers and landowners in Northumberland are better prepared to deal with the risk of wildfire incidents after an information session hosted by Northumberland Fire Group.
03 Nov 2016
They supported almost 2,500 children to take part in this year's Summer Reading Challenge
Hundreds of people visited County Hall to look at proposals for the future of the site.
Record numbers of Northumberland pupils have voted to decide what is debated during the Youth Parliament Commons Debate.
02 Nov 2016
Consultation will begin next week on final modifications to an important planning document that will see the provision of new schools and leisure, new homes and employment land, and secure key infrastructure investment.
Users will benefit from longer opening times, easier access to other services, and self-service at peak times.
Northumberland County Council is set to accelerate the delivery of a new era of affordable housing through Arch Homes, reaching its milestone to create 1000 affordable properties across the county.
Northumberland County Council has adopted two new national safety standards which aim to reduce the risk of collisions between HGVs and vulnerable road users such as cyclists, pedestrians and motorcyclists.
01 Nov 2016
Northumberland County Council has pledged support and financial backing for an ambitious scheme to give Morpeth Railway Station a major face-lift.
Past Astley youth club members are invited to a special reunion hosted by Northumberland's Youth Service on Monday 7 November between 7pm - 9pm.
Local people are invited to explore opportunities and chat to an expert over tea and biscuits.
31 Oct 2016
Road resurfacing works are taking place in the Stobhill area of Morpeth as part of the Council's multi-million pound highway maintenance programme for 2016/17.
Members of Northumberland County Council’s Early Years Team will speak at a national conference next week run by Nursery World.
30 Oct 2016
If you shop in Tesco stores in the North East between 31st October and 13 November, your vote could help to get more funding for new play equipment for children in the Northumberland village of Mickley.
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