July 2016

July 2016

Partnership Work Winners

22 Jul 2016
The partnership work of Northumberland County Council’s Health and Wellbeing team, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Northumbria Police and Northumberland Domestic Abuse Service was recognised, when they were announced winners of the Partnership Working Award at a recent ceremony.

Council's charity cheque for RVI research project

20 Jul 2016
A north east based research project that is studying the causes and treatment of pulmonary fibrosis was the beneficiary of a £5,154 donation from Northumberland County Council’s civic head who raised the money during her term in office.

New affordable housing for Shilbottle

19 Jul 2016
Local residents have recently moved into a new affordable housing development in Shilbottle which has been funded and developed by Northumberland County Council.

Hexham Railway Bridge re-opens

16 Jul 2016
Hexham railway bridge and the A6079 road have now reopened following extensive improvement work by Network Rail.

£57 million investment approved for Ponteland

14 Jul 2016
At a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday (12 July), Northumberland County Council has approved proposals for a £57 million injection into local schools and leisure facilities in Ponteland.

Last chance for Northumberland teens to sign up for summer youth programme

13 Jul 2016
Young people and parents across Northumberland, interested in seeing their teenager build in confidence, make new friends, and develop life skills, are being reminded to encourage their child to sign up for the National Citizen Service Summer (NCS) 2016 programme before it’s too late.