17 May 2023
Three outstanding individuals have been awarded the Freedom of Northumberland for their exceptional service to the county.
16 May 2023
An investment of £300,000 into the development of PlayZones across Northumberland has been formally welcomed by the Council.
A new online service for people to report problems on the county’s streets has gone live.
12 May 2023
Have you thought about fostering but aren't sure where to start?
Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 15 to 21 May, and Northumberland County Council is sharing some simple tips to help residents recognise and manage anxiety through improving their general wellbeing.
11 May 2023
Ahead of National Smile Month, which starts on 15 May, the Health and Wellbeing Board today (11 May 2023) approved an updated Oral Health Strategy and Action Plan for Northumberland.
Free wellbeing walks are taking place across the county to encourage more people to get out into the great outdoors and improve their health.
10 May 2023
The county’s new food waste vehicle has been named – and it’s quite a mouthful.
09 May 2023
Following consultation on the future model of schools in Berwick, Cabinet has approved a recommendation to publish statutory proposals for a two-tier system of education.
Approval has been given for investment into a new cultural venue, cinema and improvements to Market Place in Blyth town centre, with Jam Jar Cinema announced as the main operator of the flagship new building
The council has confirmed its long-term commitment to Berwick Museum in its current home.
People across Northumberland came together to mark the Coronation of King Charles III during a unique bank holiday weekend.
04 May 2023
The final phase of works to construct a new roundabout in Cramlington are set to get underway on the week commencing May 8th.
Northumberland is celebrating its rich and fascinating past with a series of events to mark Local and Community History Month in May.
For the council’s wildlife rangers on the Space for Shorebirds team spring means one thing – beach nesting birds.
03 May 2023
The old Riverside Leisure Centre
building in Morpeth is to be used by a film crew for a temporary period while a permanent use for the building is found.
A leisure centre legend who taught generations of children to swim over his career is retiring after 49 years.
New boundaries are being proposed for council divisions in Northumberland County Council.
Communities across Northumberland are gearing up to celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty, King Charles III this weekend – with a little help from the County Council.
An opportunity to play a key role in Northumberland County Council’s next Climate Change Action Plan is coming up.
02 May 2023
Active Northumberland has appointed Energy Champions at each of its centres as it works to reduce its carbon footprint by 10% in 2023.
28 Apr 2023
New parking and access arrangements are being introduced in Blyth town centre following improvement works on Bowes Street, Church Street and Wanley Street from Tuesday 2nd May.
Six businesses in the county have received special awards for their commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of their employees.
The council is set to confirm its long-term commitment to Berwick Museum in its current home.
27 Apr 2023
Northumberland Libraries is planning special community celebrations to mark the coronation of King Charles III.