2017

2017

Warm welcome for A1 dualling route announcement

05 Sep 2017
Northumberland County Council has welcomed the Government’s announcement today of the preferred routes for the A1 Morpeth to Felton and Alnwick to Ellingham dualling upgrade.

Today is Tour day - where to watch the world class action

04 Sep 2017
Today ( Monday 4th September) is the day that Northumberland will come alive with the sights and sounds of the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain - the UK’s premier cycling race - and there is plenty of opportunity to catch a piece of the action.

Free fire safety advice to businesses

04 Sep 2017
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) and the Council’s Public Protection Teams will be offering businesses safety messages as part of the National Fire Chiefs Council UK Business Safety Week 2017.

Don’t let dodgy spirits haunt you

04 Sep 2017
Residents and shopkeepers are being asked to look out for cheap illicit vodka after it was found on sale in pubs in the Berwick area.

"Our Blue Light" torch handed to NFRS

04 Sep 2017
Northumberland Fire and Rescue was handed the "Our Blue Light" torch on Sunday, 3rd Sept, to help raise mental health awareness across all emergency services.

Chimney Fire Safety Week 2017

04 Sep 2017
Northumberland County Council, along with Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) are once again supporting the annual Chimney Fire Safety Week running from 4th to 10th September.

Thousands line streets to welcome Tour of Britain

04 Sep 2017
The county took centre stage in the international spotlight today ( Monday 4th) as the Tour of Britain, the UK’s premier cycle race, rolled through the county giving residents the opportunity to see some of the world's top teams and riders competing on their doorstep.

Community events celebrate arrival of the Tour

31 Aug 2017
A fantastic range of free events and activities will be taking place in communities along the route of the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain cycle race to celebrate its day in the county.

Arrive in plenty of travel time on Tour day

30 Aug 2017
With just days to go until Northumberland is alive with the sights and sounds of the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain, spectators are being urged to arrive in plenty of time to catch the action.