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Public advised to take precautions as bad weather forecast

16 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council is once again ready for the wintry weather forecast for the weekend.

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Key Morpeth site to go on market

15 Mar 2018

One of Morpeth’s key development sites is going on the market.

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Community project nominated in national awards

15 Mar 2018

A community project in Blyth has been nominated for a national award.

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Coastal landmark set to be refurbished

14 Mar 2018

Plans are progressing for the restoration of the main pier in Seahouses this summer.

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Council approves junior club funding

14 Mar 2018

Ellington Juniors Football Club has secured council funding towards the cost of a new pavilion.

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Invitation remains open to PCC

14 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council has declined a request from Northumbria’s PCC Vera Baird to be co-opted onto the council.

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Smokers in Northumberland urged to give quitting a go on No Smoking Day 2018

12 Mar 2018

With just days to go until No Smoking Day on Wednesday 14 March, thousands of smokers in Northumberland are being urged to give quitting a go – and try to quit at least once a year until they stop for good.

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Latest advice on bin collections in Northumberland

09 Mar 2018

Please read this news story to find the latest information on bin collections in Northumberland.

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Hear views on a possible new hospital development for Berwick

08 Mar 2018

Come along to a series of rescheduled events.

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Celebrating inspirational Northumberland and North East women

08 Mar 2018

Inspirational and inspired women, and men, from across the North East have been telling us their stories.

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County council sets the record straight on schools consultation

07 Mar 2018

Statement issued on consultation on schools in the west of the county.

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Make a date at Morpeth wedding fair

07 Mar 2018

A wedding fair is to be held in Morpeth next weekend ( Sunday 18th March).

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Public invited to Commonwealth Day flag raising ceremony

06 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council will celebrate Commonwealth Day by participating in the ‘Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth’ event on Monday 12 March 2018.

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Local businesses invited to attend Northumberland Trade Event

06 Mar 2018

Buyers from around the region are being invited to attend a major trade event.

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New initiative will bring more empty homes into use

06 Mar 2018

Homeowners or landlords seeking to carry out major works to a property are now being offered a council tax discount from Northumberland County Council.

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Recruitment drive to boost apprentice numbers

06 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council is running a recruitment drive for 220 apprentices, providing great opportunities for people in the county.

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Snowstorm brings out the best of Northumberland spirit

06 Mar 2018

Over the past week there have been some truly herculean and heroic efforts by emergency services, Northumberland County Council’s workforce and members of the community as they battled together around the clock to keep people safe and the county moving wherever possible.

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Rest centres open for stranded motorists

02 Mar 2018

Active Northumberland has opened up two sports centres in the north of the county as rest centres for motorists stranded on the A1.

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Teams working round the clock to tackle severe weather

28 Feb 2018

Council teams continue to work around the clock to keep the county moving, as severe winter weather continues to cause disruption.

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Teams working round the clock to tackle "the beast"

27 Feb 2018

Staff are working round the clock to keep the county moving, as the “beast from the east” continues to bite.

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Whittington neighbourhood plan reaching final stages

27 Feb 2018

A neighbourhood plan for the Whittington Parish of Northumberland is reaching its final stages.

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Council prepared for ‘beast from the east’

26 Feb 2018

Northumberland County Council is gearing up for the blast of wintry weather heading to the region this week.

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Council helps Active Northumberland following Carillion collapse

23 Feb 2018

Remedial work to go ahead at Ashington Leisure Centre.

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Northumberland Libraries to shelve fines during March

23 Feb 2018

If you’ve a long overdue or lost library book at home - it’s fine.

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Council stresses no decisions made on schools consultation

23 Feb 2018

The current consultation on schools in the west of the county is an informal one, and no decisions on future systems or closures of schools have been made.