2017

2017

Funding secures more spaces for 30 hours free childcare

25 Sep 2017
Northumberland County Council has secured funding to further expand childcare provision for three and four year olds, increasing the overall number of places available for 30 hours of free childcare per week from September 2017.

Success for pupils across Northumberland

21 Sep 2017
Pupils aged upto 11 years old in schools across Northumberland are being praised for their success throughout the previous academic year, demonstrating fantastic results, rising above the national average in almost all areas.

Call for candidates in youth elections

20 Sep 2017
Young people in Northumberland can put themselves forward over the next month to represent their peers in the Youth Parliament and Youth Cabinet elections.

Help at hand for farmers

19 Sep 2017
With the onset of autumn, traditional breeding sales are getting underway at livestock markets across the region, making it a busy time for those involved in all aspects of farming.

Northumberland is blooming beautiful

14 Sep 2017
Green fingered Northumbrians have done the county proud yet again as they collected a string of awards after impressing judges in this year’s Northumbria in Bloom awards.

Next steps for parking studies

11 Sep 2017
Parking studies and survey work has been taking place in the county’s market towns over the summer in order to help develop options for future parking needs in Northumberland, and the first stage has now been completed.

Heritage Open Days offer free family fun

06 Sep 2017
Residents and visitors to Northumberland will be given a rare opportunity to see some of the county’s hidden architectural treasures when the doors to many of its most historic buildings are opened to the public, free of charge.