2017

2017

New 20 mph zone outside Stannington First School

10 Oct 2017
Young pupils have also been involved in a competition to design a symbol and slogan to promote slow and safe driving past their school. The winning slogans have been included on a banner which is now proudly displayed outside of the school.

Open day invite to keep active in golden years

10 Oct 2017
A series of free open days are being held in sports centres across the county to showcase the fantastic classes, facilities and support on offer to the more mature residents of Northumberland.

County celebrates Black History Month

06 Oct 2017
Northumberland Archives are celebrating Black History Month throughout October, and have made several fascinating discoveries within their collections.

Landlords gather at county forum

05 Oct 2017
Landlords and agents from around Northumberland gathered at an annual forum organised by Northumberland County Council.

Funding secured to extend Hexham Priory School

04 Oct 2017
Northumberland County Council are pleased to announce capital funding of £1.17m has been approved for Hexham Priory School which will a see a new extension added to the building.

Highway improvement work in Morpeth

30 Sep 2017
During the week beginning 2nd October Northumberland County Council will be making highway improvements in parts of Morpeth, with work taking place overnight to minimise disruption.

Highway improvement work in Morpeth

30 Sep 2017
During the week beginning 2nd October Northumberland County Council will be making highway improvements in parts of Morpeth, with work taking place overnight to minimise disruption.

Reminder for historic bridge works

29 Sep 2017
Drivers and residents are being reminded of works taking place next month (October) to one of Northumberland’s historic bridges.

Compliments to Carlisle Park

29 Sep 2017
A regular visitor to Morpeth has written to Northumberland County Council to express her appreciation for the ‘beauties of Carlisle Park’.

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.