04 Mar 2020
The council is set to provide £400,000 funding to Berwick Port as part of an ambitious scheme to bring cruise ships to the town and increase tourism.
Work on a flagship new sports and leisure complex in Ponteland is progressing rapidly and this week another milestone was reached with the start of the installation of the swimming pools.
03 Mar 2020
Work is now complete repairing a Morpeth walkway damaged by a landslip in 2018.
The council has successfully secured £3.7 million in national funding to improve the county’s bridges.
The first turf has been cut on one of the largest new school developments in Northumberland.
Over ninety-seven percent of students in Northumberland have gained their first choice of high or secondary school.
02 Mar 2020
The council has been awarded an overall ‘good’ rating across the board by Ofsted following a recent inspection of children’s social care services.
Work is complete on the restoration of the main pier in Seahouses after a multi-million pound improvement project.
27 Feb 2020
Northumberland County Council is reassuring residents it’s business as usual as it closely monitors developments with the coronavirus.
26 Feb 2020
Residents are being reminded about a special open day to see the latest plans for the redevelopment of the town centre
20 Feb 2020
More schools in Northumberland are benefitting from a music education hub than in many similar partnerships across the country.
A group of new mothers living in south east Northumberland have just completed a fantastic new challenge aimed at helping them to get more active following the birth of their babies.
19 Feb 2020
The council has begun testing electric vans as it looks to ways of future proofing its fleet.
Northumberland County Council has agreed its budget for 2020/21 which outlines an ambitious programme of investment across the county.
18 Feb 2020
A vehicle that was used for fly tipping in Northumberland has been seized and crushed by the county council as it continues its zero tolerance approach to this environmental crime.
14 Feb 2020
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service is celebrating as its Chief Paul Hedley has been presented with the Queen’s Fire Service Medal.
Roadworks planned for the A1068 near Amble from February 24th are to be rescheduled.
Cramlington Library and Northumberland County Council’s Customer Service Centre will be given a new home, following agreement by the council’s cabinet.
13 Feb 2020
As Valentine's Day is upon us Northumberland Trading Standards has issued a warning to those looking for love.
Finding your way around Cramlington’s network of paths and cycleways is set to become a whole lot easier.
12 Feb 2020
Northumberland County Council has agreed to fund the purchase of 33 new affordable houses in the county.
11 Feb 2020
The first of more than 600 new trees are being planted across Northumberland - making the county greener and cleaner.
10 Feb 2020
An extra £15 million funding for rural roads and path repairs across the county is earmarked for this year’s budget.
07 Feb 2020
Some of the most rural households in Northumberland could soon be connected to broadband through a unique initiative being pioneered by the council.
Blyth Central Children's Centre has unveiled some new benches, aimed at combating loneliness.
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