October 2016

October 2016

Driving improvements in Stobhill

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.

Empty homes brought back into use

26 Oct 2016
Empty homes across Northumberland will be brought back into use thanks to a project being delivered by Northumberland County Council.

Children's Halloween costume fire warning

20 Oct 2016
With Halloween parties and trick or treating just around the corner, Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) is reminding parents to be aware of potentially flammable fancy dress costumes.

Final changes to key plan that will boost county’s economy

19 Oct 2016
Northumberland County Council is set to agree consultation on final modifications to an important plan that will see the provision of new schools and leisure, new homes, employment land and also secure key infrastructure investment.

Simulation training for firefighters

19 Oct 2016
Fire officers from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) are learning how to use simulation technology to train for large and destructive wildfires.

Warning issued over phone scams

18 Oct 2016
Northumberland County Council Trading Standards Service is reminding people to stay vigilant, following a scam phone call to a Morpeth councillor.

Changes to Morpeth bus services this weekend

18 Oct 2016
Bus passengers in Morpeth should use temporary bus stops on Manchester Street this weekend, as the town’s bus station is closed for essential repairs and improvements to be carried out.

Coquetdale Bus Service Saved

18 Oct 2016
A new bus operator has been commissioned to take over a rural bus route in the Coquet Valley securing the continuation of this important transport link when current operator Spirit Buses ceases in early November.