Letting agents invited to forum

31 May 2017

Private letting agents are being invited to a forum next week to share best practice and get an update on any industry changes.

Good progress on Morpeth cycleway scheme

30 May 2017

A scheme to provide a new cycleway and other improvements for pedestrians and road users on the Stobhill approach to Morpeth has reached a major milestone.

Enterprising young people succeed in the £100 challenge

26 May 2017

Young people from Ashington successfully took part in the £100 challenge to convert £100 into profit while raising money to help improve services for young adults in the area.

Chief Executive leaving to pursue new challenges

25 May 2017

Northumberland County Council Chief Executive Steven Mason is leaving the organisation to pursue fresh challenges.

A new presenter for the LOVE Northumberland Awards in 2017

24 May 2017

Historian and broadcaster John Grundy has been announced as the presenter at this year’s LOVE Northumberland Awards.

Manchester book of condolence

24 May 2017

Northumberland County Council has opened a book of condolence following the terrorist attack in Manchester.

Duchess awards British Empire Medal to dedicated resident

23 May 2017

A Morpeth lady has been presented with a British Empire Medal at a special investiture ceremony at Alnwick Castle for her dedicated community and voluntary service.

Serial fly tipper brought to justice

23 May 2017

A fly-tipper who left a trail of waste across the Northumberland countryside was brought to justice when he was prosecuted by Northumberland County Council.

Don't forget to post your postal vote

23 May 2017

With just over two weeks to go until the UK Parliamentary General Election, postal voters are being urged not to leave it until the last minute before returning their ballot papers.

Northumberland schools step up to the challenge

22 May 2017

Northumberland schools once again stepped up to the challenge in national Walk to School Week.

Don't miss postal and proxy vote deadlines

17 May 2017

If you want to apply to vote by post, or by proxy at the forthcoming Parliamentary General Elections on Thursday June 8, the deadline to submit an application form is looming.

Deadline looming for LOVE Award entries 2017

16 May 2017

The deadline is fast approaching for the submission of entries for the 2017 LOVE Northumberland Awards.

Improvement works to historic Morpeth bridge

16 May 2017

Work starts next week on improvements to Morpeth’s historic Telford Bridge.

Don't lose your General Election vote

16 May 2017

With the countdown to the June 8 Parliamentary General Elections now on, residents are being reminded that they must be registered on the electoral roll if they wish to cast their vote in these elections.

Residents invited to see Haltwhistle flood plans

15 May 2017

Haltwhistle residents are invited to a community drop in session to view plans of a scheme designed to reduce the risk of flooding in the town.

Youth clubs receive award from High Sheriff of Northumberland

10 May 2017

Two youth clubs in the Seaton Valley have received an award from the High Sheriff of Northumberland in recognition of their efforts towards creating opportunities for young people in the local area.

Don't miss postal and proxy vote deadline

10 May 2017

If you want to apply to vote by post, or by proxy at the forthcoming Parliamentary General Elections on Thursday June 8, the deadline to submit an application form is looming.

Referendum date set for Alnwick and Denwick Neighbourhood Plan

10 May 2017

A date has now been set for a local referendum on the Alnwick and Denwick Neighbourhood Plan.

Northumberland homes get help with heating

09 May 2017

Hundreds of householders across Northumberland have had a free central heating system installed in their homes thanks to a government scheme to tackle fuel poverty.

Don’t lose your General Election vote

09 May 2017

With the countdown to the June 8 Parliamentary General Elections now on, residents are being reminded that they must be registered on the electoral roll if they wish to cast their vote in these elections.

Council warning over scam calls

09 May 2017

Northumberland County Council Trading Standards Service is warning people to be aware of telephone calls that claim to be from the Inland Revenue.

Northumberland County Council election results

05 May 2017

All votes have been counted and the final results of the Northumberland County Council election 2017 have been announced this morning.

Local elections Results

05 May 2017

Find the latest information on the forthcoming local elections

It’s polling day for local elections - don’t forget to use your vote

04 May 2017

Polling stations across the county are open today Thursday (4 May) between 7am - 10 pm for the county, town and parish council elections.

Polls close at 10 pm - there’s still time to cast your vote

04 May 2017

Polling stations for the county, town and parish council elections are open today Thursday 4 May, across Northumberland until 10pm tonight so if you haven’t yet cast your vote there is still time to do so.