Important Alerts and Reminders

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Street Lighting

Effective: 6 May 2021 to 27 May 2021

We are aware of an issue affecting street lighting in Norham Gardens, Stakeford.

Unfortunately the fault lies on a Northern Powergrid underground cable.

We have notified Northern Powergrid of this issue and the target date for repair is on, or before 26/05/2021.

Bin Collection Alert : May Bank Holiday adjusted bin collections

Effective: 30 Apr 2021 to 9 May 2021

Due to the Bank Holiday on Monday 3 May, bin collections will take place one day later than usual for one week.

Bank Holiday Monday collections will take place on Tuesday 4 May, and so on.

Usual collections will resume on your typical collection day from Monday 10 May 2021.

More about Bin Collection Alert : May Bank Holiday adjusted bin collections available here

Civil Marriage Premises Application : The Apple Core, Lucker

Effective: 23 Apr 2021 to 14 May 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mr. Jonathon Johnson has applied for The Apple Core, Lucker, 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 23rd April 2021

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Shortflatt Tower, Belsay

Effective: 23 Apr 2021 to 14 May 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mr. Dale Messenger-Yates has applied for Shortflatt Tower, Belsay, 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 23rd April 2021

Civil Marriage Premises Application : Capheaton Hall, Capheaton, Newcastle upon Tyne

Effective: 23 Apr 2021 to 14 May 2021

The Marriages and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Mrs. Eliza Browne-Swinburne has applied for Capheaton Hall, Capheaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, 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 23rd April 2021


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