Northumberland County Council
Important Alerts and Reminders
School closures, weather alerts and distruptions to council services are listed below.
School Transport Alert : Route 464 Wooler to Berwick running 30 minutes late
Effective: 24 Apr 2014
School bus route number 464 from Wooler to Berwick Middle School and Berwick Academy, will be running approximately 30 minutes late due to a mechanical problem. A replacement bus has been sent.
Swimming Pool at Morpeth Leisure Centre will be closed from Mon 28th Apr - Fri 2nd May 2014
Effective: 28 Apr 2014 to 2 May 2014
The swimming pool at Morpeth Riverside Leisure Centre will be closed from Monday, 28th April to Friday, 2nd May 2014 for essential maintenance. The pool is due to re-open on Saturday, 3rd May but customers are advised to call the Leisure Centre on 01670 514665 prior to swimming.
Library Alert : No access to the Library and eBook catalogue from Saturday 26th April - Sunday 27th April
Effective: 26 Apr 2014 to 27 Apr 2014
The library catalogue server is being upgraded from 2pm on Saturday 26th April until 10am on Sunday 27th April. There will be no access to the library catalogue or eBooks catalogue during this time.
Proposals for Guide Post schools move to next phase
Effective: 10 Apr 2014 to 9 May 2014
The Council’s Policy Board have agreed to implement the next stage of the proposals schools in the Guide Post area.More about Proposals for Guide Post schools move to next phase available here
Statutory Proposals for the proposed closure of Guide Post Middle School and the extension of the age ranges of Guide Post Ringway, Mowbray and Stakeford First Schools have been published and can be found by clicking the link below.
Public Transport Alert : Shuttle Bus - Dilston Bridge closure
Effective: 10 Mar 2014 to 27 Jun 2014
There is a free shuttle bus operated by Howard Snaith replacing the bus services to Dilston Bridge while the road bridge is closed. It runs hourly on a circular route East side, Corbridge, Hexham, West side and return Monday to Friday and Saturdays between 0740 and 1820.
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