21 Jul 2017
An ambitious programme of extra verge cutting has ensured that Northumberland is looking its best ahead of the main tourist season.
Staff at a major Northumberland visitor attraction are flying high and whizzing through their workloads thanks to a huge boost in broadband speeds.
A lucky student at The Grove School in Berwick was the winner of a competition to design a poster telling people how to recycle their plastic bottles.
20 Jul 2017
Volunteer drivers required for Getabout Access scheme
A former Alnwick school site being vacated this summer will continue to be used by the community, Northumberland County Council has confirmed.
Northumberland county council is proud to support PRIDE, taking place this weekend, 21st to 23rd July, at Newcastle Town Moor.
19 Jul 2017
Martin Murphy, a local teacher from Northumberland’s Horton Grange Primary school in Blyth was selected to attend the Teacher’s Institute held in the Houses of Parliament.
Northumberland’s “Virtual School” for looked after children is celebrating another year of success.
Ashington is celebrating its’ 150th anniversary and school children from Bothal Primary school have marked the occasion with a memorable event celebrating its mining history.
18 Jul 2017
The final part of Morpeth’s £27million flood alleviation scheme is complete.
Northumberland has some of the best parks in Britain – and that’s official.
17 Jul 2017
A multi-million pound cash boost from the National Lottery will ensure an historic Ashington park is restored to its former glory.
13 Jul 2017
Work is complete on new flood prevention measures for Corbridge.
The multi-million pound scheme to provide state of the art new schools and leisure facilities in Ponteland will be implemented as soon as possible, and this was endorsed by Northumberland County Council’s new cabinet this week.
12 Jul 2017
Grange View First School in Widdrington has been successful in achieving national accreditation for its fantastic efforts to encourage more pupils to travel sustainably to school.
11 Jul 2017
The new Morpeth Northern Bypass has won two further industry awards - this time for excellence in construction.
A comprehensive review is now underway on a council policy which sees some students in Northumberland paying £600 a year to travel to school and college.
The Dales School in Blyth, a specialist school for children with a range of special educational needs, has clinched a top award for creative work.
An ambitious £8m project to safeguard the future of the Union Chain Bridge near Berwick has moved a step closer.
10 Jul 2017
Children are being encouraged to turn detective and sign up to this year's Summer Reading challenge at their local library.
Residents are being given the chance to have their say on the future plans for Northumberland’s Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS).
Northumberland County Council has withdrawn the Northumberland Local Plan Core Strategy from Government and to carry out a review of some aspects of the document.
06 Jul 2017
The Duchess of Northumberland has helped to celebrate the very best in community and voluntary environmental work across the county at a special LOVE Northumberland awards event
Boundary changes to Northumberland’s new five local area councils have been agreed.
Restoration work is to start on Hexham Bridge later this month to ensure it remains in good condition for future generations.
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