10 May 2016
Northumberland County Council has agreed to move to the next stage of devolution for the north east – after receiving government assurances on support for rural areas and the need to help grow the county’s economy.
Work on state-of-the-art gym and fitness suite is underway
09 May 2016
Councillor Alan Sambrook has been elected as the new civic head of Northumberland County Council, succeeding Kath Nisbet who is standing down after her year in office.
The Safer Northumberland Partnership has published the findings of a domestic homicide review (DHR) into the death of woman killed by a female relative.
06 May 2016
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service has appointed a new Chief Fire Officer.
The Northumberland votes have been counted for the election of a Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for the Northumbria Police area.
Emergency services from across Europe are getting closer to the launch of a unique e-learning resource.
04 May 2016
Work gets underway next week on a major scheme to re-open Ashington’s main shopping street to traffic.
03 May 2016
One of the biggest pieces of machinery involved in the building of the new Morpeth Northern Bypass has swung into action.
29 Apr 2016
Work has started on a £2.8million Northumberland County Council funded scheme to build new affordable homes in Blyth.
28 Apr 2016
The track has been unveiled at Morpeth Road Primary, in Blyth, where pupils are cycle-mad
All bin collections across Northumberland will be one day late during the week beginning 2nd May.
The new Ashington Leisure Centre has won a prestigious RIBA North East Award at last week’s 2016 Awards ceremony.
27 Apr 2016
Roads will be closed temporarily in Blyth this Saturday, 30 April, as troops march into town to receive the Freedom of Northumberland.
A month of walking activities at locations across the county
26 Apr 2016
Novelist Helen Cadbury will meet with readers in new library setting
25 Apr 2016
The 101st (Northumbrian) Regiment Royal Artillery will march through the streets of Blyth on 30th April to receive the Freedom of Northumberland.
Northumberland County Council is urging small businesses to hang up on cold callers selling advertising in publications that claim to support the emergency services.
Twenty young people have been celebrated at a ceremony for taking part in a Northumberland initiative to develop their skills for the future.
An ambitious three-year scheme to replace over 40,000 streetlights in the county with modern, energy-efficient LED lamps has entered its second year.
21 Apr 2016
A Northumberland Judo club is practicing on new sports mats thanks to cash from Northumberland County Council.
Elderly residents in Rothbury today held their own special celebrations to mark the Queen’s 90th
20 Apr 2016
Walkers set off on fundraising trek from locations across the North East.
Local woman Joyce Wakenshaw left instructions for Blyth Library to have the money.
19 Apr 2016
Northumberland County Council are inviting working parents of 3 and 4 year-olds to apply for a pilot initiative providing 30 hours of free childcare from September 2016.
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