01 May 2018
Having completed their Breathing Apparatus training our latest On-Call firefighter recruits have now completed their full initial training and will be taking up their posts at Prudhoe, Hexham, Ponteland and Rothbury fire stations.
A Blyth woman who severely neglected her two dogs has been prosecuted by Northumberland County Council.
A scheme which encourages responsible dog ownership in Northumberland has signed up its 1,000th member.
Work is continuing on Portland Park site in Ashington, with a new road system due to open in the coming months and plans in the pipeline that could deliver a cinema, retail and leisure facilities on the site.
30 Apr 2018
Northumberland County Council has been shortlisted in two categories at this year's prestigious Municipal Journal Awards which recognise outstanding achievement in local government.
A calendar featuring dogs that have been rescued by Northumberland County Council’s animal welfare team has raised over £1,000 which will be divided up between four animal charities.
A new partnership initiative to help tackle domestic abuse in Northumberland was officially launched on Friday.
A partial seasonal dog ban on two Northumberland beaches is due to come back into effect on May 1.
27 Apr 2018
This summer, the great county of Northumberland will serves up a series of arts, culture and heritage events.
25 Apr 2018
As part of drowning prevention and water safety week, Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service are reminding residents of the importance of staying safe when in or near water.
The first stages of a ‘masterplan’ for Alnwick town are underway, with the setting up of a new forum to oversee how the town develops over the coming years.
24 Apr 2018
Northumberland County Council has responded to community feedback, and produced proposals aimed at ensuring rural schools are given a way forward despite the many challenges they face.
Northumberland County Council’s Trading Standards Service is urging residents to be on their guard following a complaint about a Council Tax telephone scam.
23 Apr 2018
Voluntary and community groups across the county in need of financial assistance, are being invited to apply for funding from Northumberland County Council’s community chest fund.
Northumberland County Council Early Years Team, in partnership with Information Services, have been awarded with the Childcare Works Innovation award in recognition of their bespoke digital system called ‘The Wizard’.
An online study to ensure the county’s roads are properly classified gets underway this week.
Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP has officially launched a wooden sculpture trail in Berwick’s Parks.
19 Apr 2018
NFRS welcomes international partners to the second workshop of the EU Firefighters Plus project.
Work can now start on construction of the new schools and leisure centre at Ponteland, after confirmation from Government that it will not be ‘calling in’ the planning decision.
18 Apr 2018
A team from Northumberland County Council’s legal department has been shortlisted in the prestigious Northern Law Awards 2018 which celebrate the great wealth of legal expertise and excellence within the region.
An action plan has been developed to improve car parking in Hexham.
An action plan has been developed to improve car parking in Alnwick.
An action plan has been developed to improve car parking in Berwick town centre.
Northumberland County Council are inviting residents to a Community Engagement event in Ashington on Tuesday 24th April.
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