July 2017

July 2017

Help needed to decorate Tour route

26 Jul 2017
With less than 50 days to go until the Tour of Britain races through Northumberland, businesses, community groups and local residents are being called upon to help decorate the route and help turn the county red and yellow - the colours of the Northumberland flag.

Funding boost for sculpture trail in Berwick Parks

24 Jul 2017
Northumberland County Council is celebrating a £10,064 funding boost from SUEZ Communities Trust (formerly SITA Trust) which will see the creation of a sculpture trail in Berwick’s parks.

Northumberland Council proud to support PRIDE

24 Jul 2017
Northern Pride has been growing in strength since it began 10 years ago. Northumberland County Council is proud to be part of the movement, helping to break down barriers and creating a more open dialogue with members of the LGBT community.

Volunteers needed

20 Jul 2017
Volunteer drivers required for Getabout Access scheme

Full steam ahead for schools and leisure project in Ponteland

13 Jul 2017
The multi-million pound scheme to provide state of the art new schools and leisure facilities in Ponteland will be implemented as soon as possible, and this was endorsed by Northumberland County Council’s new cabinet this week.

Review underway on Post-16 travel charges

11 Jul 2017
A comprehensive review is now underway on a council policy which sees some students in Northumberland paying £600 a year to travel to school and college.