Important Alerts and Reminders

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Library Alert : Wylam Library will be closed on Tues 26 Oct

Effective: 21 Oct 2021 to 26 Oct 2021

Wylam Library will be closed on Tuesday 26 October. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. The nearest library open will be Prudhoe Library from 9am - 5pm.

More about Library Alert : Wylam Library will be closed on Tues 26 Oct available here

Winter Alert : Trial Winter Services Operations 25th to 31st October

Effective: 25 Oct 2021 to 31 Oct 2021

As part of our preparation plan for winter services operations we will be carrying out trial gritting runs across the county from the 25th to the 31st of October. During this time, we will be trialling new in-cab technology and applying a minimal spread of salt. Usual winter services operations will commence from 1 November according to the conditions. To be kept up to date with key gritting information please view our alerts service on our website.

More about Winter Alert : Trial Winter Services Operations 25th to 31st October available here

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Halton Grove, Nr. Corbridge

Effective: 18 Oct 2021 to 9 Nov 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mr. Martyn Owen has applied for Halton Grove, Nr. Corbridge, 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 18th October 2021

Atkinson House Consultation

Effective: 13 Oct 2021 to 1 Dec 2021

The Atkinson House consultation is now open until 1 December 2021. Further information is available on the School Consultations page by following the link below.

More about Atkinson House Consultation available here

Seaton Valley Federation Consultation

Effective: 13 Oct 2021 to 1 Dec 2021

Seaton Valley Federation consultation is now open until 1 December 2021. Further information is available on the School Consultations page by following the link below.

More about Seaton Valley Federation Consultation available here

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Close House Golf Club, Heddon-on-the-Wall

Effective: 7 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mr. Johnathan Greenwood has applied for Close House Golf Club, Heddon-on-the-Wall, 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 7th October 2021

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Coquet House, Amble

Effective: 7 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mrs. Luann Nichols has applied for Coquet House, Amble, 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 7th October 2021

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

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