Important Alerts and Reminders

School closures, weather alerts and distruptions to council services are listed below

Bin Collection Alert : Missed Bins in Morpeth

Effective: 23 Oct 2018 to 24 Oct 2018

Due to operational difficulties there has been a delay to bin collections in the Morpeth area.

The following streets will be collected on Wednesday morning (24th October) before 10am.

Abbey Gate, Abbey Meadows, Church Walk, Downing Drive, Grandstand Cottages, High House Road, Raynes Close, Renwick Walk, Rutherford Place, Simonside Close, Woodhill Drive

Library Alert : South Beach Library will be closed on Mon 29 Oct

Effective: 22 Oct 2018 to 29 Oct 2018

South Beach Library will be closed on Monday 29 October. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Items can be renewed online.

More about Library Alert : South Beach Library will be closed on Mon 29 Oct available here

Planning drop-in at Hexham CANCELLED this Thursday

Effective: 22 Oct 2018 to 25 Oct 2018

The Planning drop in session at Queen's Hall, Hexham has has to be cancelled this Thursday - 25th October. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Drop-in sessions are arranged in area offices for members of the public to informally discuss planning queries. These sessions are provided for the public with a view to assisting with general queries.

Sessions will run next week as normal.

More about Planning drop-in at Hexham CANCELLED this Thursday available here

Haltwhistle Household Waste Recovery Centre closure (30 Oct 18 - 9 Nov 18)

Effective: 22 Oct 2018 to 8 Nov 2018

Haltwhistle Household Waste Recovery Centre will be temporarily closed for repairs from 6pm on Tuesday 30 October 2018 and is scheduled to re-open on Friday 9 November 2018.

During the improvements, residents are asked to
use alternative recycling facilities.

More about Haltwhistle Household Waste Recovery Centre closure (30 Oct 18 - 9 Nov 18) available here

Kirknewton CE First School - DFE Notice

Effective: 15 Oct 2018 to 13 Nov 2018

That the Secretary of State for Education proposes to make an order under sections 554 and 556 of the Education Act 1996 in respect of the above mentioned Church of England educational foundation. The purpose of sections 554 and 556 is to enable the assets of discontinued denominational voluntary schools to be applied for the benefit of new and continuing voluntary schools and foundation schools of the same denomination within the state system of education. The order will, where appropriate, authorise the sale of the premises described.

The Proposed Order can be viewed by following the link below.

More about Kirknewton CE First School - DFE Notice available here

Ponteland Newsletter - September 2019 Admissions and update on school buildings progress

Effective: 12 Sep 2018 to 15 Jan 2019

Please find link below to the Ponteland newsletter setting out an update on the progress of the buildings and the admissions for places in Ponteland Schools for September 2019.

More about Ponteland Newsletter - September 2019 Admissions and update on school buildings progress available here

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

Effective: 12 Sep 2018 to 31 Oct 2018

The Online Portal for Admissions to Middle, High and Secondary Schools is now Open for children transferring from First to Middle (current Year 4) – Middle to High (current Year 8) and Primary to Secondary (current Year 6). You can access the portal from the link below:

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

School Closures

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Planned Road Closures

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