31 Oct 2023
Dads-to-be and new dads in Northumberland now have free access to the DadPad app to help them give their baby the best start in life.
The Leader of Northumberland County Council has welcomed the news today that the county’s rail ticket offices will remain open.
A pupil from Corbridge Middle School has been named as the winner of the Northumberland School’s Sustainability Network (NSSN) school logo competition.
30 Oct 2023
Council tax support is set to remain unchanged in Northumberland next year – and the county’s scheme will still be one of the most generous in the region.
Improvements to three of Northumberland’s parks are set to go ahead – including plans for the creation of a bouldering park.
Landlords and agents are being invited to attend a free event aimed at providing updates on new housing legislation and industry issues.
27 Oct 2023
Residents are being invited to a series of drop-in sessions to find out the latest on plans for the new Blyth Relief Road.
26 Oct 2023
Further exciting new improvement works are to be carried out on Concordia Leisure Centre in Cramlington over the coming months.
25 Oct 2023
The 31 October 2023 is not only the time of spooks and ghouls – but it will also see changes to absent voting.
24 Oct 2023
Plans to form a new mayoral combined authority to unlock huge new investment and powers for the region are set to progress.
A Listed Building application has been submitted to repair and restore The Shambles, a prominent Grade II* historic building in the heart of Hexham.
A one-way system in Hexham is to be temporarily lifted from Saturday 2nd December so that traffic arrangements can return to normal during the Christmas trading period.
The new foot and cycle bridge to take Northumberland Line customers over the A189 between Chase Meadows and Blyth Bebside station is taking shape.
23 Oct 2023
Northumberland County Council is recommending that owners of private water supplies have their supply checked regularly to make sure it is safe to drink.
Beaches in Northumberland which were closed over the weekend after an unknown substance was washed up have re-opened.
21 Oct 2023
Council teams have been working round the clock to ensure residents have been kept safe during Storm Babet.
19 Oct 2023
For the first time, Rentplus is offering affordable rent to buy homes in Northumberland, in partnership with Northumberland County Council.
Northumberland County Council is preparing to support residents as very wet and windy weather is expected over the coming days.
17 Oct 2023
Extra parking facilities have been created in Alnwick ahead of the Christmas shopping season with the expansion of an existing carpark.
More than 24,000 illicit cigarettes and over 400 pouches of hand rolled tobacco with an estimated street value of £15,500 have been seized from a shop in Blyth.
Northumberland County Council is reminding residents of the support available to help with the cost of living.
Funding is being made available to help voluntary and community groups in the County with environmental projects.
16 Oct 2023
As construction work at Ashington Station nears completion, the prospect of passenger trains running again soon is bringing back fond memories of the past.
13 Oct 2023
Work to improve the Castlegate War Memorial in Berwick is underway.
11 Oct 2023
Northumberland County Council is reminding residents it won’t tolerate abuse being directed at staff.