Seahouses Pier restoration work starts

31 May 2019

Work is now underway on the restoration of the main pier in Seahouses in a multi-million pound improvement project.

Local Plan complete ahead of time

30 May 2019

The Northumberland Local Plan has been completed ahead of time and is on its way to Government for independent inspection.

Family Life Today: where’s the risk highlighted as part of Child Safety Week

30 May 2019

The risks that lead to children being injured are to be highlighted by Northumberland County Council and partners during National Child Safety Week.

Improvement works starting at busy Cramlington junction

30 May 2019

A scheme is getting underway to improve safety and traffic flows at a busy Cramlington town centre junction.

Dumping garden waste will damage coastal ecosystem

30 May 2019

Northumberland County Council is issuing a reminder to residents that the dumping of garden waste is illegal and classed as fly-tipping, following a spate of incidents, along the Northumberland coast which is damaging the local ecosystem.

Launch event marks start of a new era for Active Northumberland

29 May 2019

Active Northumberland has officially launched its new brand, marking the start of a new era for the charitable trust as it sets out its ambitious vision for the future.

First ever North of Tyne stage for OVO Energy Tour of Britain

29 May 2019

The OVO Energy Tour of Britain, the UK’s biggest professional cycle race, will return to the North East of England this September as the North of Tyne hosts the third stage of the race on Monday 9 September.

Full of Northumberland PRIDE

29 May 2019

Northumberland County Council and Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust are proud to take part in Northumberland Pride on 1 June.

Complex road scheme finished ahead of target

28 May 2019

Roadworks on a vital route connecting rural communities have been finished ahead of time and ahead of cost.

New market trader incentive scheme launched across Northumberland

28 May 2019

A new financial incentive scheme has been launched by Northumberland County Council to encourage would-be- traders to take a stall at one of the county’s vibrant markets.

New £20m leisure centre set for November start

24 May 2019

Work on Berwick’s new leisure centre is set to be underway by the end of the year.

Northumberland schools step up to the challenge

24 May 2019

Northumberland schools have once again stepped up to the challenge during national Walk to School Week.

Investing to help children access jobs of the future

24 May 2019

Two North East attractions are in line for a cash windfall as part of an initiative to help children access jobs of the future.

Discover our Land campaign spreads message to Westminster

24 May 2019

Northumberland is open for business! That’s the message that was delivered to Westminster at a special event on Wednesday (22 May 2019).

Roll up for the Greatest show

23 May 2019

Visitors to this weekend’s Northumberland County Show will be able to taste, touch and see for themselves what’s Great about the county.

Views sought on proposed boundary changes

22 May 2019

The electoral arrangements of parishes in the Rothbury area are currently being examined and the views of the public living and working in the area are being sought.

Learning about Special Free School at Blyth event

20 May 2019

The council has run an event for trusts that could be interested in running a new Special Free School in the county.

Discover our Land campaign heads to Westminster

17 May 2019

Northumberland is open for business! That’s the message that will be delivered to Westminster at a special event next week.

Win with our waste survey

17 May 2019

Residents who go online and complete a short waste survey before 27 May also have the opportunity to WIN £50 – just by giving their views on bin collections and other waste services.

Bamburgh loos back open for summer

17 May 2019

One of the most visited spots in Bamburgh is back open for business ahead of the busy summer season.

Find out more about foster care at special event

16 May 2019

Are you interested in finding out more about being a foster carer?

We’d like your views on the draft housing strategy for Northumberland

15 May 2019

We are seeking the views of people who: Live in Northumberland Work in Northumberland

European elections on May 23rd

15 May 2019

On 23rd May 2019 there will be European Parliamentary elections across Europe. In the UK voters will choose 73 MEPs in 12 multi-member regional constituencies. Each region has a different number of MEPs based on its population.

Come and discover STEM at Prudhoe's Fuse centre

14 May 2019

Calling all science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) enthusiasts!

BT Broadband telephone scam operating in the county

13 May 2019

Residents are being urged by Northumberland County Council to be on their guard over broadband scam telephone calls.