Image demonstrating Refurbished Wentworth boasts one of the best gyms in the north east

Refurbished Wentworth boasts one of the best gyms in the north east

30 Sep 2019

A fantastic new state-of the art gym installed in Wentworth Leisure Centre in Hexham, is one of the best equipped in the north east and it opens to the public today (Monday 30).

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County strikes gold in green awards

27 Sep 2019

The county is once again celebrating Northumberland’s success in this year’s Northumbria in Bloom Awards.

Image demonstrating Council working to bring empty homes back into residential use

Council working to bring empty homes back into residential use

26 Sep 2019

To mark National Empty Homes Week ( 23-29 September), Northumberland County Council is highlighting the work that it is doing to address the problem of empty properties in the county.

Image demonstrating Supporters walking tall to raise awareness during recovery month

Supporters walking tall to raise awareness during recovery month

26 Sep 2019

Berwick will see people in recovery from dependence on drugs and alcohol, supporters, families and friends coming together to walk around the town on Friday 27th September.

Image demonstrating Thousands of young people to benefit from funding award

Thousands of young people to benefit from funding award

26 Sep 2019

An ambitious scheme to transform the way young people transition from education to career has been welcomed by the county council.

Image demonstrating Major milestone for Ponteland schools and leisure development

Major milestone for Ponteland schools and leisure development

25 Sep 2019

A major milestone has been reached in brand-new learning and leisure facilities in Ponteland as the final ‘bolts’ are tightened in the steel frame.

Image demonstrating Development of Morpeth Leisure and Community Services Hub moves forward

Development of Morpeth Leisure and Community Services Hub moves forward

25 Sep 2019

The development of a new state-of-the-art Leisure and Community Services Hub in Morpeth is moving forward at pace.

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Views sought on proposed changes to Amble Town Council

24 Sep 2019

The electoral arrangements of Amble Town Council are currently being examined with a view to amending its boundaries with Warkworth and Hauxley Parish Councils.  

Image demonstrating Refugee art exhibition to open in Cramlington 

Refugee art exhibition to open in Cramlington 

24 Sep 2019

A free art exhibition showcasing work by refugee families alongside professional North East artists is due to open in Cramlington.

Image demonstrating Don’t waste your waste – GetComposting this autumn 

Don’t waste your waste – GetComposting this autumn 

24 Sep 2019

Its a great time to thing about making your own compost

Image demonstrating Residents warned to be vigilant for scams

Residents warned to be vigilant for scams

23 Sep 2019

Northumberland and North Tyneside Councils are issuing a warning to residents to stay alert to scams.

Image demonstrating Council moves to reassure residents over Rothbury road

Council moves to reassure residents over Rothbury road

20 Sep 2019

Northumberland County Council is reassuring residents of the Coquet Valley that it is closely monitoring the condition of the B6344 Weldon Bridge to Rothbury road at Todstead near Weldon Bridge after further minor cracking recently appeared in the road surface. 

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Northumberland Needs You!

19 Sep 2019

There is just over a week left to vote for Northumberland in the 2019 British Travel Awards.

Image demonstrating Lottery funding helps secure future of historic bridge

Lottery funding helps secure future of historic bridge

18 Sep 2019

The future of the oldest operational suspension bridge in the world has been secured.

Image demonstrating Julie is a regional apprentice of the year!

Julie is a regional apprentice of the year!

18 Sep 2019

Northumberland apprentice Julie Mills has beaten off strong competition to win a regional award.

Image demonstrating Blyth residents invited to town showcase

Blyth residents invited to town showcase

17 Sep 2019

  Blyth residents are being invited to find out more about some of the great projects currently underway in the town.

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Ambassadors being sought to boost county’s tourism industry

17 Sep 2019

A training programme designed to help boost Northumberland’s tourism industry by inspiring front line staff and volunteers has been reintroduced by the County Council.

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Holiday parks fail test purchase operation

17 Sep 2019

Northumberland holiday parks have performed disappointingly during a recent holiday time alcohol test purchase exercise carried out by the council.

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Exhibition to showcase refugee artwork

17 Sep 2019

A free exhibition is to be held in Blyth and Cramlington to showcase artwork created by refugee families and local artists.

Image demonstrating Great turnout for Hexham schools drop-in events

Great turnout for Hexham schools drop-in events

17 Sep 2019

Around 300 people attended two drop-in events last week about plans for two new schools in Hexham.

Image demonstrating A family affair for Morpeth park's anniversary

A family affair for Morpeth park's anniversary

16 Sep 2019

It was a real family occasion for the 90th anniversary celebrations at Carlisle Park in Morpeth. 

Image demonstrating Success for Hexham High Streets Heritage Action Zone bid

Success for Hexham High Streets Heritage Action Zone bid

14 Sep 2019

The council has welcomed the success of its bid for up to £2.4m improvements to boost the town.

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Excellence Awards winners announced

13 Sep 2019

The outstanding contribution County Council staff make to the lives of people across Northumberland have been recognised at this year’s Excellence Awards.

Image demonstrating Free advice day for Landlords and property agents

Free advice day for Landlords and property agents

12 Sep 2019

Landlords,  property agents and anyone with an interest in private housing  is invited to attend a free event aimed at providing them with important updates on new housing legislation and industry issues.

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Families encouraged to get on their bikes in Northumberland

11 Sep 2019

As the eyes of the cycling world fell on Northumberland, families are being encouraged to get on their bikes with the launch of a new family bike ride leaflet.