A person riding their bike

Local GP encourages us all to get on our bikes for Cycle to Work Day

05 Aug 2021

A Northumberland doctor has spoken out for the upcoming Cycle to Work Day taking place on 5th August recommending we should all think twice before choosing to drive over cycling or walking.

Photo of signal box on Northumberland Line

Rail line major contract awarded

04 Aug 2021

The contractor to build six new stations on the Northumberland Line has been confirmed. 

Computer design of a new play area in Newbiggin by the Sea

Council funding approval gives green light to Newbiggin play area 

03 Aug 2021

Northumberland County Council’s cabinet has approved £50,000 of funding towards a high-quality new play area in Newbiggin by the Sea, which will enable the scheme to commence. 

Adult Social Care - Elderly gentleman

New integrated care approach given the green light for Northumberland communities

03 Aug 2021

Communities in Northumberland are to benefit from an innovative new model for supporting adults with long-term care and support needs.

Two people jumping in the air with Active Northumberland t-shirts on

Mams on the Move Summer Roadshow

02 Aug 2021

Active Northumberland’s Mams on the Move Roadshow is coming to south-east Northumberland this summer to help ease new mams back into being active.  

Ringway Primary School

School Rebuilding Programme identifies Northumberland school

02 Aug 2021

School Rebuilding Programme identifies Ringway Primary School as 1 of 50 in the country.

Tape saying counterfeit products

Firm prosecuted for selling counterfeit car parts  

02 Aug 2021

An independent company based in Northumberland has been prosecuted and fined over £15,000 for supplying counterfeit car parts.