31 Jul 2023
Berwick Sports and Leisure Centre has received a commendation for a prestigious planning award.
Landlords and agents are being invited to attend a free event aimed at providing important information around private renting of properties and updates on new housing legislation.
28 Jul 2023
Northumberland County Council’s parks and country parks are among hundreds of green spaces across the country taking part in Love Parks Week 2023.
Community-based uniform services and groups around Northumberland are holding a week-long uniform collection in a bid to encourage families to recycle clothing while also helping others.
27 Jul 2023
Construction of a new full fibre broadband network is now underway in rural North Northumberland to connect more than 3,750 hard-to-reach homes and businesses as part of the UK government’s Project Gigabit scheme.
Advance Northumberland has reached another significant milestone that once completed, will transform a high-profile site in the heart of Bedlington town centre.
26 Jul 2023
Work is set to get underway on £2.7m major improvements to transform Bridge Street in Blyth - with work due to start this September.
Eco-entrepreneurs at Corbridge Middle School are celebrating after winning a national award for their ethical grow-your-own meal kits.
Northumberland County Council has agreed to purchase eight new houses in Alnwick which it will rent out at an affordable rate to local people in housing need.
25 Jul 2023
The signs are good for the Northumberland Line after the green light was given for construction to get underway on three new stations.
21 Jul 2023
The leader of Northumberland County Council has expressed his concerns at proposals to close the county’s rail ticket offices.
Construction is taking shape at Gilbert Ward Academy - a new special free school for Northumberland.
20 Jul 2023
Cabinet has approved an investment of £41.177m in the Berwick partnership of schools that is set to transform education in the area for generations to come.
A service dedicated to supporting young people to turn their lives around has been praised by Government inspectors.
19 Jul 2023
Work has started on a major public realm improvement scheme to revitalise Hexham’s historic town centre.
Northumberland County Council has acquired the Keel Row Shopping Centre in Blyth with major new development planned for the site including new education, innovation and leisure facilities.
To coincide with the FIFA Women’s World Cup, Northumberland is teaming up with local authorities from across England with the aim of achieving one goal – to recruit a new generation of foster carers.
18 Jul 2023
Twelve Northumberland parks have been awarded prestigious Green Flag Awards by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy, which recognises them as some of the very best in the country.
A facility for Northern staff working on the new Northumberland Line is set to be built on the site of a former care home.
17 Jul 2023
A Northumberland man has been fined for fly-tipping his household waste illegally following an investigation by Northumberland County Council.
A closure order has been served on a house in Alnwick due to serious anti-social behaviour at the property.
Refurbishment is set to get underway of public toilets in Berwick later this month.
13 Jul 2023
Town centres in Northumberland are set to benefit from new rapid EV (electric vehicle) chargers.
Fines for environmental offences in Northumberland are set to increase and cover a greater number of issues, the county council has confirmed.
Tackling inequalities in Northumberland was the focus as key stakeholders and senior leaders from the County Council, the NHS, voluntary and private sector including businesses came together.