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County parks named among the UK’s best green spaces

16 Jul 2018

Nine of Northumberland’s parks have been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as some of the very best in the world.

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Duchess presents LOVE Northumberland awards

13 Jul 2018

The Duchess of Northumberland has helped to celebrate the very best in community and voluntary environmental work across the county at a special LOVE Northumberland awards ceremony.

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Council warning over HMRC scam calls

12 Jul 2018

Following similar warnings issued last year Northumberland County Council, Trading Standards Service are once again warning people to be aware of telephone calls that claim to be from HMRC Inland Revenue.

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County in the running for top travel award

12 Jul 2018

Northumberland has been nominated for the Best UK Holiday County/Destination in the prestigious 2018 British Travel Awards (BTAs).

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New speed signs for Bedlington residential area

12 Jul 2018

Two new Speed Indicator Display (SID) signs have been introduced on the C405 in Bedlington following a fatal road traffic collision in the area last year.

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Have your say on Morpeth's future plans

11 Jul 2018

Hundreds of Morpeth residents have had their say on the next stage of ambitious plans to create a new future for the town.

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Boosting business through digital skills

10 Jul 2018

Local businesses in Prudhoe are being invited to a special networking event on how the latest technology can help them grow and thrive.

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Plans approved for education in the west

10 Jul 2018

Cabinet today (Tuesday 10 July) approved a plan for the creation of a sustainable education system in the west of the county, by extending the age ranges of Greenhaugh, Bellingham, Wark, Kielder and Otterburn Schools and the closure of Bellingham Middle School.

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Green Dog Walkers scheme to celebrate 1st birthday at Blyth

05 Jul 2018

Northumberland County Council’s Green Dog Walkers scheme will be celebrating its first birthday this Saturday at a special event in Blyth.

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Have your say on the future of Northumberland

04 Jul 2018

Consultation opens today (4 July) on a new Local Plan for the whole of Northumberland.

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Northumberland Council puts focus on underage drinking

04 Jul 2018

The Alnwick and Amble Community Alcohol Partnership (CAP), led by Northumberland County Council, is holding a range of activities throughout a week of action starting July 9th, highlighting the dangers associated with alcohol and underage drinking.

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Council welcomes outstanding rating for Northumberland care home

03 Jul 2018

Northumberland County Council welcomes news that the Old Vicarage in Wooler is rated “outstanding”

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Residents set to vote on Stannington Neighbourhood Plan

02 Jul 2018

A local referendum is set to be held on the Stannington Neighbourhood Plan.