Community groups recognised for work

29 Mar 2018

Local community groups have been recognised for the work they do within the community.

Easter weekend brings unsettled weather

29 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council is reminding people to be aware of another potential spell of cold and wintry weather over the Easter weekend.

Help us shape the future of Northumberland

28 Mar 2018

An opportunity for Northumberland residents and businesses to give their views on where there should be development in the county.

New arrangements in place as development company makes fresh start

28 Mar 2018

Stronger management procedures and new leadership arrangements are being put in place at the county council’s development company.

Funding for Northumberland fishing industry

28 Mar 2018

Three Northumberland based fishing projects have recently received European funding.

Council welcomes further pothole funding

27 Mar 2018

The County Council has welcomed an extra £1.85m in government support to repair the county’s roads damaged by the winter weather.

Easter bin collections

27 Mar 2018

All collections one day late during the week of Easter Monday.

First birthday celebrations for community project

27 Mar 2018

A family fun day was held to celebrate the first birthday of a community project in Blyth.

£6.6million funding boost for North East flood schemes announced

27 Mar 2018

The north east is set to benefit from a government cash boost that will protect homes and businesses from flooding, enhance the environment and bolster economic growth.

Union Chain Bridge schemes scoops National Lottery grant

23 Mar 2018

A significant step has been taken in the campaign to secure the status of the historic Union Chain Bridge which spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe in England and Fishwick in Scotland.

Local Plan on course with no government intervention

23 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council has reaffirmed its commitment to producing a Local Plan in the shortest timescale possible - after it was confirmed the government would not be intervening in the process.

Road scheme exhibition in Bamburgh

22 Mar 2018

Community invited to view and comment on road improvements for the village.

Morpeth flood scheme work to continue after Easter

22 Mar 2018

The final phase of an ambitious scheme to cut the flood risk in Morpeth is continuing.

Residents advised about palm oil on beaches

22 Mar 2018

Beach visitors and dog walkers are being advised to be aware of two incidents where what is thought to be palm oil has been found on the county’s beaches.

Easter fun at Hepscott Park

21 Mar 2018

Youngsters are invited to take part in a free egg-citing Easter egg trail.

Council backs national child abuse campaign

20 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council supported National Working Group Network’s national CSE Day.

Success for Morpeth wedding fair

20 Mar 2018

Morpeth wedding fair welcomed over 70 couples.

Results of Hexham BID Consultation published

20 Mar 2018

Find out the results of the consultation on the future of Hexham Business Improvement District (BID).

New river forecasts for Tynedale communities

19 Mar 2018

A new service which allows people in Tynedale to get forecasts for river levels to help them plan for flooding is now available.

Public advised to take precautions as bad weather forecast

16 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council is once again ready for the wintry weather forecast for the weekend.

Key Morpeth site to go on market

15 Mar 2018

One of Morpeth’s key development sites is going on the market.

Community project nominated in national awards

15 Mar 2018

A community project in Blyth has been nominated for a national award.

Coastal landmark set to be refurbished

14 Mar 2018

Plans are progressing for the restoration of the main pier in Seahouses this summer.

Council approves junior club funding

14 Mar 2018

Ellington Juniors Football Club has secured council funding towards the cost of a new pavilion.

Invitation remains open to PCC

14 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council has declined a request from Northumbria’s PCC Vera Baird to be co-opted onto the council.