27 Aug 2016
Thousands enjoy the second day of Northumberland's biggest event - the UK's only North Seas Tall Ships Regatta
26 Aug 2016
Ships ahoy! There's just hours to go until the Tall Ships berth in Blyth - and the excitement is rising.
After months of planning the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016 is finally underway in Blyth.
Criminals trying to defraud Northumberland residents by phone have begun concocting new false stories, county trading standards chiefs have warned
With the prestigious Tall Ships Regatta now underway in Blyth we’ve drawn up a list of 10 fascinating facts about the history of this coastal town - once one of the busiest ports in England.
The coastal town of Blyth was a hive of activity and excitement today as thousands of residents and visitors flocked into the town for the first day of the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016.
The sky over Blyth lit up in a blaze of explosive colour during a stunning pyrotechnic display to mark the end of the first day of festivities at the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta 2016.
25 Aug 2016
Writers Christine and Ciara take first place in our Ship Shape poetry contest.
Students in Northumberland are celebrating a successful set of GCSE results as the Council is investing millions in new schools and school buildings across the county.
24 Aug 2016
Newcastle University is expanding its world-renowned Marine Science and Technology School with a new research centre being unveiled in Blyth during the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta.
More than 100 Tynedale residents will be provided free transport to take them straight to the Tall Ships Regatta – thanks to the help of their local councillor.
More money is heading to the region as council leader welcomes Minister's support for local decision-making
The sun has not yet gone down on the biggest success story of the summer.
A group of artists from Blyth have set sail on a community art project, drawing up on the arrival of the Tall Ships Regatta.
Police and Northumberland County Council officers have moved to reassure local residents after noise from an event last weekend reached unacceptable levels.
23 Aug 2016
Residents and visitors travelling to the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta are being urged to finalise their travel plans and pre-book their Park and Ride tickets if travelling in a vehicle.
New checks are being introduced on buses in the North East to prevent the misuse of concessionary bus passes meant for older and disabled people.
22 Aug 2016
A sizzling BBQ, fresh organic vegetables, and a live jazz band are all on offer at the Sleekburn Horticultural Training Unit's September open day.
Visitors to the Tall Ships are invited to join a celebration of all things Northumbrian at a special pop-up village in Ridley Park, Blyth.
Road safety improvements are set to be introduced after a new scheme has been agreed by Northumberland County Council for the A196.
19 Aug 2016
Visitors to Newbiggin sea front on August bank holiday Sunday will be able to enjoy live street performances and purchase goods produced locally by the area's teenagers.
Young people in Northumberland can put themselves forward to represent their peers in the Youth Parliament and Youth Cabinet elections.
Early indications are that that it’s been a really good year for A Levels taken by Northumberland students.
With a week to go until the Tall Ships Regatta, Northumberland county council leader has made sure his own home is shipshape.
17 Aug 2016
There's only a few weeks left for community groups to apply for funding from Northumberland County Council's Community Chest scheme.
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