Important Alerts and Reminders

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Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools Closed 22 September 2021

Effective: 20 Sep 2021 to 23 Sep 2021

The Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools will close at 4.00pm this Wednesday 22nd September 2021 for essential maintenance. The Portal will re-open on Thursday 23 September. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Library Alert : Lynemouth Library will be closed from Mon 20 Sep - Thurs 30 Sep

Effective: 16 Sep 2021 to 30 Sep 2021

Lynemouth Library will be closed from Mon 20 September - Thursday 30 September. The library will be open as usual from Monday 4 October. We apologise for any inconvenience. The next nearest libraries Morpeth, Ashington and Widdrington will be open as usual during this period.

More about Library Alert : Lynemouth Library will be closed from Mon 20 Sep - Thurs 30 Sep available here

Berwick Partnership of Schools - Questionnaire

Effective: 14 Sep 2021 to 22 Oct 2021

A questionnaire is available below for you to share any views you may have on what you believe are the priorities for a good system of educational provision suitable for the Berwick Partnership of schools. The questionnaire includes further information to assist you with formulating your views and explains how we intend to use the information you share with us. The questionnaire is available for completion until Friday 22 October.

More about Berwick Partnership of Schools - Questionnaire available here

Missed Refuse collections

Effective: 13 Sep 2021 to 21 Sep 2021

Due to road resurfacing we have been unable to complete some refuse collections in the Charlton area of the North Tyne Valley. Northumberland County Council would like to apologise to all households affected, and ask that they leave their bins out and we will return for them as soon as we can gain access.

The Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools is now Open

Effective: 13 Sep 2021 to 31 Oct 2021

The Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools is now Open from 12 September 2021 until 31 October 2021 for children transferring from First to Middle (current Year 4) – Middle to High (current Year 8) and Primary to Secondary (current Year 6). You will need to register as a new user if you haven't used the Portal before. If you've forgotten your password, click on forgotten password link. Further information can be found on the School Admissions page by following the link below.

More about The Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools is now Open available here

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Pleased to Meet You, Morpeth

Effective: 2 Sep 2021 to 24 Sep 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mr. Barry Ladhar has applied for Pleased to Meet You, Morpeth, to be approved for the solemnisation of civil marriages and the formation of civil partnerships in accordance with the Marriage Act 1949 (as amended) and the Civil Partnerships Act 2004.

A copy of the application and the plan accompanying it may be inspected at County Hall, Morpeth from Monday to Thursday between 8.30 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. and Fridays between 8.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m.

Any person may give notice in writing of an objection to the grant of approval, with reasons for the objection, within 21 days from the date of publication. Any such objection should be sent or delivered to the Proper Officer for Registration (ref. K. Guy) at the address given below:

K. Lounton,
Proper Officer for Registration,
Northumberland County Council,
County Hall,
Morpeth,
Northumberland,
NE61 2EF.

Dated 2nd September 2021


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