January 2017

January 2017

Pavement improvements in sight

12 Jan 2017
New rules are set to make pavements in Northumberland safer and easier to negotiate for pedestrians, particularly for those with visual difficulties, in wheelchairs or with pushchairs and small children.

Couples urged to save the date

11 Jan 2017
A major wedding fair is to be held in Northumberland in February providing the perfect opportunity for couples planning their big day to meet local wedding suppliers and find everything they need for their perfect day, under one roof.

Bridge repair work planned at Hexham

11 Jan 2017
Work is planned to restore and preserve the bridge over the river Tyne at Hexham, for the benefit of generations of future motorists, pedestrians and visitors to the town.

National Park launches invitations to tender

04 Jan 2017
In the run up to summer 2017 and the opening of The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre, Northumberland National Park is inviting catering and digital firms to pitch for contracts worth a combined £250,000.

Enhanced cycle trial will run for six more months

03 Jan 2017
Cycle lanes installed on the B6530 in Corbridge last year to support the national Hadrian’s Cycleway are to be modified following local feedback and a road safety audit, as the trial is extended for a further six months.