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Duchess presents British Empire Medals to dedicated residents

10 Apr 2018

Two Northumberland residents have been presented with British Empire Medals for their dedicated community and voluntary service.

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West Northumberland education consultation closes

09 Apr 2018

An open and transparent consultation on options for the future of education in West Northumberland closes today.

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Two Northumberland firefighters save a man in cardiac arrest

06 Apr 2018

Two firefighters from NFRS save a man’s life while travelling to a training course.

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Hexham street closure trial for Market Place

05 Apr 2018

Plans are ongoing to create a vibrant and revitalised Market Place in Hexham.

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Overpayment scam warning to residents and businesses

04 Apr 2018

Northumberland Trading Standards is warning residents and businesses of an overpayment and refund scam after receiving a complaint from a Cramlington businessman.

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Fire Safety Reminder for Businesses

04 Apr 2018

NFRS are reminding businesses of the benefits of fitting sprinkler systems to their premises.

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Vandalised Blyth Beach Huts repaired and culprits caught

04 Apr 2018

The iconic Blyth beach huts that were wrecked by vandals last month have been fully repaired and the perpetrators of this mindless crime brought to account.

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Devo deal promises a new dawn for education

03 Apr 2018

The Council's deputy leader believes a devolution deal will mean a brighter future for schoolchildren and students.

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Work underway after Morpeth walkway collapse

03 Apr 2018

Emergency work is taking place to stabilise a section of pedestrian walkway in Morpeth.

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Community groups recognised for work

29 Mar 2018

Local community groups have been recognised for the work they do within the community.

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Easter weekend brings unsettled weather

29 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council is reminding people to be aware of another potential spell of cold and wintry weather over the Easter weekend.

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Help us shape the future of Northumberland

28 Mar 2018

An opportunity for Northumberland residents and businesses to give their views on where there should be development in the county.

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New arrangements in place as development company makes fresh start

28 Mar 2018

Stronger management procedures and new leadership arrangements are being put in place at the county council’s development company.

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Funding for Northumberland fishing industry

28 Mar 2018

Three Northumberland based fishing projects have recently received European funding.

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Council welcomes further pothole funding

27 Mar 2018

The County Council has welcomed an extra £1.85m in government support to repair the county’s roads damaged by the winter weather.

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Easter bin collections

27 Mar 2018

All collections one day late during the week of Easter Monday.

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First birthday celebrations for community project

27 Mar 2018

A family fun day was held to celebrate the first birthday of a community project in Blyth.

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£6.6million funding boost for North East flood schemes announced

27 Mar 2018

The north east is set to benefit from a government cash boost that will protect homes and businesses from flooding, enhance the environment and bolster economic growth.

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Union Chain Bridge schemes scoops National Lottery grant

23 Mar 2018

A significant step has been taken in the campaign to secure the status of the historic Union Chain Bridge which spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe in England and Fishwick in Scotland.

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Local Plan on course with no government intervention

23 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council has reaffirmed its commitment to producing a Local Plan in the shortest timescale possible - after it was confirmed the government would not be intervening in the process.

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Road scheme exhibition in Bamburgh

22 Mar 2018

Community invited to view and comment on road improvements for the village.

Image demonstrating Morpeth flood scheme work to continue after Easter

Morpeth flood scheme work to continue after Easter

22 Mar 2018

The final phase of an ambitious scheme to cut the flood risk in Morpeth is continuing.

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Residents advised about palm oil on beaches

22 Mar 2018

Beach visitors and dog walkers are being advised to be aware of two incidents where what is thought to be palm oil has been found on the county’s beaches.

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Easter fun at Hepscott Park

21 Mar 2018

Youngsters are invited to take part in a free egg-citing Easter egg trail.

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Council backs national child abuse campaign

20 Mar 2018

Northumberland County Council supported National Working Group Network’s national CSE Day.