2017

2017

Blue light service to go greener

11 Aug 2017
Solar panels are set to be installed on two of the county’s main community fire stations to make them more energy efficient.

Summer craft events for Blyth children

09 Aug 2017
Parents with young children in Newsham who are stuck for something to do over the summer holidays are being invited to a series of family craft events.

Sleekburn’s summer open day

08 Aug 2017
A sizzling BBQ, fresh organic vegetables, and a live jazz band are all on offer at the Sleekburn Horticultural Training Unit’s August open day.

Top teams announced for Tour of Britain

07 Aug 2017
The 20 teams for the 2017 OVO Energy Tour of Britain have today (August 7) been announced, in a line-up that will feature ten UCI WorldTour teams, plus a further three squads that have competed in one of the two Grand Tours so far in 2017.

Parking studies look to the future

04 Aug 2017
Parking studies will be taking place in the county’s market towns over the summer which will help develop options for future parking needs in Northumberland.

Noisy neighbour silenced by council

01 Aug 2017
An Ashington man who made life a misery for nearby residents by playing music throughout the night has had all his sound equipment seized.

Help needed to decorate Tour route

26 Jul 2017
With less than 50 days to go until the Tour of Britain races through Northumberland, businesses, community groups and local residents are being called upon to help decorate the route and help turn the county red and yellow - the colours of the Northumberland flag.

Funding boost for sculpture trail in Berwick Parks

24 Jul 2017
Northumberland County Council is celebrating a £10,064 funding boost from SUEZ Communities Trust (formerly SITA Trust) which will see the creation of a sculpture trail in Berwick’s parks.