New £20m leisure centre set for November start

24 May 2019

Work on Berwick’s new leisure centre is set to be underway by the end of the year.

Northumberland schools step up to the challenge

24 May 2019

Northumberland schools have once again stepped up to the challenge during national Walk to School Week.

Roll up for the Greatest show

23 May 2019

Visitors to this weekend’s Northumberland County Show will be able to taste, touch and see for themselves what’s Great about the county.

Views sought on proposed changes boundary changes

22 May 2019

The electoral arrangements of parishes in the Rothbury area are currently being examined and the views of the public living and working in the area are being sought.

Learning about Special Free School at Blyth event

20 May 2019

The council has run an event for trusts that could be interested in running a new Special Free School in the county.

Discover our Land campaign heads to Westminster

17 May 2019

Northumberland is open for business! That’s the message that will be delivered to Westminster at a special event next week.

Win with our waste survey

17 May 2019

Residents who go online and complete a short waste survey before 27 May also have the opportunity to WIN £50 – just by giving their views on bin collections and other waste services.

Bamburgh loos back open for summer

17 May 2019

One of the most visited spots in Bamburgh is back open for business ahead of the busy summer season.

Find out more about foster care at special event

16 May 2019

Are you interested in finding out more about being a foster carer?

We’d like your views on the draft housing strategy for Northumberland

15 May 2019

We are seeking the views of people who: Live in Northumberland Work in Northumberland

Ted and Buster help fight against illegal tobacco

15 May 2019

Sniffer dogs Ted and Buster have been brought in by Housing and Public Protection at Northumberland County Council to help with their fight against illegal tobacco.

European elections on May 23rd

15 May 2019

On 23rd May 2019 there will be European Parliamentary elections across Europe. In the UK voters will choose 73 MEPs in 12 multi-member regional constituencies. Each region has a different number of MEPs based on its population.

Come and discover STEM at Prudhoe's Fuse centre

14 May 2019

Calling all science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) enthusiasts!

BT Broadband telephone scam operating in the county

13 May 2019

Residents are being urged by Northumberland County Council to be on their guard over broadband scam telephone calls.

Motorists asked to take extra care in run up to Appleby Horse Fair

13 May 2019

Motorists driving through parts of Northumberland over the next few weeks are being warned to take extra care as the travelling community makes it way to and from the annual Appleby Horse Fair.

Celebrating sport at Para games festival

13 May 2019

Schools from around the county came together for a day of sport, activity, and fun at the annual Northumberland Para School Games Festival.

Road improvement works being rolled out

13 May 2019

Work is getting underway on the council’s summer programme to make travelling on Northumberland’s roads a smoother experience.

​Council Digital Team shortlisted in national awards

10 May 2019

Northumberland County Council has been shortlisted in this year’s Connected Britain Awards, which recognise skill in the technology sector.

Fly tipper caught and fined

09 May 2019

An Annitsford man has been fined £400 by Northumberland County Council after illegally dumping waste on Mill Lane in Seghill.

Young Bear Hunt winner meets book’s author at Hexham Library

08 May 2019

Well known children's author Michael Rosen visited the Silence in the Library audio listening pod at Hexham Library last week as part of the Hexham Book Festival and during his visit made a special presentation to 6-year-old Charlotte Christie.

First ever mayor for the North of Tyne

03 May 2019

Jamie Driscoll was declared as the first ever mayor for the North of Tyne this afternoon (Friday, May 3).

A new look and a new name for early education in Hadston.

03 May 2019

Coquet Children’s Centre’s early education provision has a new look and a new name.

Have your say on Bedlington schools proposals

03 May 2019

Consultation is underway on a proposal to extend the age ranges of two schools in the town.

Special event for Bedlington dog lovers

03 May 2019

Northumberland County Council is running a Green Dog Walkers event at Gallagher Park, Bedlington on Saturday 4 May.

Landlord prosecuted for illegal eviction

02 May 2019

A private landlord has been ordered to pay £545 in fines and costs after unlawfully evicting a tenant.