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Nurseries Rewarded for Spreading the Love of Reading

07 Nov 2018

Three Early Years centres have been rewarded for their commitment in “Promoting a Love of Reading” amongst their children, families & the wider community.

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Council continues traffic improvements in south east of county

06 Nov 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces are being created across Northumberland as the council continues its multi-million pound traffic improvements.

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Council continues parking improvements in Berwick

06 Nov 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces are being created across Northumberland as the council continues its multi-million pound traffic improvements.

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Council continues traffic improvements in Morpeth

06 Nov 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces are being created across Northumberland as the council continues its multi-million pound traffic improvements.

Image demonstrating Council continues parking improvements in Alnwick area

Council continues parking improvements in Alnwick area

06 Nov 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces are being created across Northumberland as the council continues its multi-million pound traffic improvements.

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Council continues traffic improvements in Tynedale

06 Nov 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces are being created across Northumberland as the council continues its multi-million pound traffic improvements.

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Changes to bin collections

06 Nov 2018

New collection days for more than 24,000 residents in south east Northumberland and Castle Morpeth from week commencing November 12.

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Borderlands partnership welcomes ongoing support of governments

06 Nov 2018

Following the submission of a Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal proposal to the UK and Scottish Governments at the end of September, progress continues to be made with a view to reaching a ‘Heads of Terms’ agreement.

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Active Northumberland wins funding for groundbreaking work to tackle postnatal depression

06 Nov 2018

Active Northumberland has been awarded £209,000 funding by Sport England to help support local women at risk from the effects of postnatal depression to become and stay active.

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Busy Bonfire night for Northumberland fire crews

06 Nov 2018

Firefighters across Northumberland were faced with a steady stream of Bonfire Night call-outs on their busiest night of the year.

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NFRS partner in multinational social inclusion project

06 Nov 2018

Personnel from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service recently returned from Poznań, Poland following the third transnational meeting of the Firefighter Plus project.

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Remembrance Day Service Invite

05 Nov 2018

An invite has been extended to members of the public to join staff, councillors and ex servicemen for a Remembrance Service at County Hall in Morpeth on Friday November 9.

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Devolution deal gets final approval by Parliament

02 Nov 2018

Economic growth, job creation, support for people and their families, rural communities, and inward investment will all be on the agenda when the new North of Tyne Combined Authority meets for the first time on Thursday 8 November.

Image demonstrating Work starts on £2.2m Morpeth Railway Station improvements

Work starts on £2.2m Morpeth Railway Station improvements

31 Oct 2018

Work has started on giving Morpeth Railway Station a new lease of life and making it fit-for-purpose for 21st Century train travellers.

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Hexham library scanner a hit with local history enthusiasts

31 Oct 2018

The newly refurbished Hexham Library has had a welcome addition to facilities for local and family history researchers.

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Survey will help council address Bellingham housing needs

30 Oct 2018

Householders in Bellingham and the surrounding area are being urged to fill in an important housing needs survey that will be landing on their doorstep over the coming week.

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School extension will boost special needs education

30 Oct 2018

A school extension which will provide additional places for children with special needs in Northumberland has opened this week.

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Funding awarded to improve children’s health at school

30 Oct 2018

Northumberland County Council has allocated more than £230,000 of Healthy Pupil Capital funding to schools across the county - enabling them to develop schemes that will benefit children’s health.

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Where are the best local firework displays?

30 Oct 2018

View our big list of organised firework displays in Northumberland and surrounding areas.

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Buses backing roadside litter campaign

30 Oct 2018

Buses are backing the council’s campaign to keep the county clean and green.

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Car parking improvements at the coast

29 Oct 2018

Major improvement works are getting underway at one of the county’s most popular coastal car parks.

Image demonstrating  Police ramp up speed enforcement in Powburn

Police ramp up speed enforcement in Powburn

29 Oct 2018

Drivers passing through Powburn are being warned to keep their speed in check as police step up their camera enforcement due to continued excessive speeding through the village.

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Top tips to keep your kids safe this Halloween

29 Oct 2018

Halloween is an exciting time for children, but trick-or-treating can become dangerous in a second.

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New library listening pod provides silent place to read

29 Oct 2018

A new, soundproof listening pod that offers a quiet space to sit and read has been introduced into Northumberland Libraries.

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Council welcomes latest steps in town regeneration

25 Oct 2018

The latest phase of redevelopment in Morpeth town centre is set to get underway.