Parking plans consultation continues

13 Feb 2018

Consultation is continuing on future parking needs for some of the county’s major market towns.

Digital media hub to launch in Amble

13 Feb 2018

Amble is expanding its credentials as a centre for skills improvement as it launches a new digital hub for the area.

Northumberland wins award for best Love Parks campaign

13 Feb 2018

An online campaign which helped to share Northumberland residents’ love for their local parks has won a national award.

Northumberland today - join the debate

12 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council is holding a State of the Area Debate on Tuesday 20 February from 3pm in the Council Chamber at County Hall in Morpeth.

Local plan ‘call’ for development sites in Northumberland

12 Feb 2018

Are there any areas of land near you that you think could be developed to improve your community?

March wedding fair for Morpeth

08 Feb 2018

A wedding fair is to be held in Morpeth next month, providing the perfect opportunity for couples planning their big day to meet local wedding suppliers and find everything they need, all under one roof.

Catch it, Bin it, Kill it. Help stop the spread of flu germs

08 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council is reminding residents of the importance of good hand hygiene to help stop the spreading of the flu virus.

Tenants attend special exhibition

08 Feb 2018

Tenants of Northumberland County Council were invited to a special exhibition this week to showcase its £8.5m investment programme.

Safety warning after spate of wheelie bin arson attacks

07 Feb 2018

Following a spate of wheelie bin fires in the county, fire chiefs in Northumberland are urging residents to store their wheelie bins in a safe place and to report any suspicious behaviour to the police

Extra investment in county road repairs

07 Feb 2018

Extra council funding is to be used to repair the county’s roads damaged by the winter weather.

Country Parks improvement plans

07 Feb 2018

Ambitious plans to improve three of Northumberland’s favourite country parks are set to be considered by the County Council.

Camera van deployed to Powburn in speeding crackdown

06 Feb 2018

Drivers are being warned to keep their speed in check as a police crackdown is launched in Powburn in North Northumberland.

Council concerned at planned A1 works

06 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council is to formally object to planned roadworks on the A1 next month - which could see the road closed completely for more than a fortnight.

Final stages of Morpeth flood scheme getting underway

06 Feb 2018

The final phase of an ambitious scheme to cut the flood risk in Morpeth is getting underway next month.

Northumberland secures £4.5million for housing infrastructure

02 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council has welcomed the announcement of £4.5million funding from the Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF).

Memorial safety checks at burial grounds

02 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council is carrying out memorial safety testing in its burial ground over the coming months.

Next steps in drive to improve visitor parking in Craster

01 Feb 2018

The popularity of the pretty coastal village of Craster in Northumberland continues to grow each year, attracting increasing numbers of visitors and tourists who want to access the beautiful coastline, visit nearby Dunstanburgh Castle or sample some of the world famous kippers.