23 Jan 2019
An environmental group and one of its key organisers have been shortlisted for a national award for their dedicated work to ‘Keep Morpeth Tidy’.
22 Jan 2019
Northumberland’s village halls are gearing up to open their doors for #VillageHallsWeek, starting Tuesday 22 January, to celebrate the vital role they play.
21 Jan 2019
Northumberland County Council has been named one of the most inclusive employers in Britain by lesbian, gay, bi and trans equality charity Stonewall in its Top 100 Employers list for 2019. The authority has been ranked the seventh highest scoring local authority in the country.
18 Jan 2019
The council has launched an exciting new campaign called Discover our Land to build a community of people to champion everything that is great about the county.
17 Jan 2019
Landlords and agents based in South East Northumberland are invited to attend development forum being organised by Northumberland County Council.
A school catering manager from Northumberland reached the final of the North East and Scotland School Chef of the Year competition.
Adults across Northumberland are being offered the chance to improve their job prospects or train in a new discipline.
16 Jan 2019
Around £300,000 is to be invested in improving five of the county’s parks.
Northumberland Libraries, together with Hexham Book Festival, have been working on a fantastic project to bring an exciting new space to our libraries - and we want you to experience it!
Organisers of the The North East Disability Sports Awards scheme are appealing to the public to put individuals and organisations forward for a prize, but you’ll have to hurry as nominations are set to close on Sunday January 20.
Free film screenings are being offered to the public as part of Northumberland’s Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations.
Northumberland County Council’s cabinet today agreed funding of almost £700,000 to carry out refurbishment work to Wentworth Leisure Centre in Hexham.
15 Jan 2019
Sports clubs and other user groups are being invited to come and hear more about future options for the former Lindisfarne Middle School sports hall and the wider school site.
Northumberland’s village halls are making preparations to celebrate the upcoming #VillageHallsWeek, starting Tuesday 22 January 2019, to celebrate the vital role they play in sustaining rural communities.
14 Jan 2019
Senior councillors are among those showing their support for mental health awareness this month.
10 Jan 2019
A planning document that will shape the future of Northumberland up to 2036 and beyond was agreed by the full county council yesterday.
09 Jan 2019
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) have signed an agreement with Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service (TWFRS).
07 Jan 2019
Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service is encouraging residents to test the smoke alarms in their home (and those vulnerable friends/relatives), and if not yet done, purchase and install smoke alarms at every level of the home.
04 Jan 2019
Customers and staff at a Cramlington pub joined the council to brighten Christmas for many local youngsters.
03 Jan 2019
An online campaign about people’s love for Northumberland parks has caught the eyes of Keep Britain Tidy judges for the second year running.
02 Jan 2019
One in 10 drinkers in the North East said they were planning to ditch alcohol for Dry January 2019, according to a recent YouGov poll.
Tweedmouth Community Middle School has been named the best secondary school in Northumberland, as well as the best in the North East, Yorkshire and Humber region, for the work it has done to encourage pupils to travel sustainably.
24 Dec 2018
Northumberland County Council has pressed the case for improved rail services in the county as part of plans for a new service to Edinburgh.
21 Dec 2018
A six week series of closures of the iconic Union Chain Bridge will be taking place in the New Year as further progress is made on the second round National Lottery bid.
Voluntary and community groups can apply for funding from our Community Chest fund until January 11th.
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