Parking improvements in Berwick

12 Dec 2017

New infrastructure improvements are under way for Berwick to provide extra car and coach parking in the town.

Berwick Children’s Centre is “good” say inspectors

12 Dec 2017

Berwick Children’s Centre, a vibrant community venue which offers services for families and children including full day care and early education for young children, has achieved an impressive ‘Good’ rating following a recent daycare Ofsted inspection.

Northumberland School wins award for promoting sustainable travel to school

08 Dec 2017

Mickley First School in Stocksfield, Northumberland, were recently awarded Modeshift STARS School of the Region in the North East for their achievements in promoting healthy and sustainable travel to school.

Council plans education consultation

07 Dec 2017

Following clear support from schools to enter into a consultation on education in the west of the county, Northumberland County Council is proposing to carry out an informal consultation to understand what the community sees as a way forward for a sustainable education system in the area.

Driving up highway standards in Northumberland

06 Dec 2017

Northumberland County Council’s highways team has been shortlisted in the most improved performer category of the prestigious annual APSE performance networks awards

Union Chain Bridge Heritage Lottery Fund bid submitted

05 Dec 2017

Local children have helped mark the submission of a Heritage Lottery Fund bid to safeguard the future of the historic Union Chain Bridge.

New library and information centre set to open in the new year

05 Dec 2017

The refurbished and modernised library area in Hexham’s Queen’s Hall will be opening to the public in the new year, bringing a number of services all under one roof.

Help stop the spread of measles

05 Dec 2017

Northumberland County Council is reminding parents of the importance of the MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella) vaccine, as a very effective way to prevent infection and stop measles from spreading.

Think rent first this Christmas

04 Dec 2017

Northumberland County Council is urging its tenants to put their rent first this Christmas.

Turf Cutting Ceremony Marks Start of School Build

04 Dec 2017

Pupils, staff and councillors joined the team from Galliford Try on Thursday 23rd November,at an official event to to mark the start of building work on the new Darras Hall Primary School.