29 Jul 2021
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 the annual Appleby Horse Fair.
Richard Betteridge who suffered a cardiac arrest while swimming in the pool at Willowburn Sport and Leisure centre in Alnwick, returned to the centre this week to thank the staff who helped to save his life.
28 Jul 2021
A new campaign has been launched by Northumberland County Council encouraging residents to try leaving their vehicles behind this summer and instead give people-powered transport a go.
27 Jul 2021
With cases of Covid remaining high across the region, Northumberland residents are being urged to remain cautious and do all they can to protect themselves.
A group of Northumberland Cultural organisations have joined forces to commission research into audiences of the future.
The project has been shortlisted in four categories at the Construction Excellence North East (CENE) awards.
26 Jul 2021
Children and young people from across south-east Northumberland have the chance to get active and have fun this summer with the launch of the Summer Holiday Programme.
23 Jul 2021
Northumberland will be welcoming back world-class cyclists on 10 September as the Tour of Britain returns to the county.
Covid-19 restrictions may have been lifted, but from Monday (July 26) the whole North East will receive additional government support as an Enhanced Response Area.
22 Jul 2021
Communities in Northumberland are set to benefit from an innovative new model for supporting adults with long-term care and support needs.
20 Jul 2021
There are only two weeks left for people in the county to have their say on modifications to the Northumberland Local Plan.
A new state-of-the-art community space has officially opened in Cramlington to help connect people in the area.
19 Jul 2021
The council has set up a new £1million grant fund to support businesses based in the county as they recover from Covid-19.
Two Northumberland schools have been recognised for their proactive approach to sustainable travel.
16 Jul 2021
The annual LOVE Northumberland Awards are returning this year, and entries have opened this week.
A date of 29 July has been set for a local referendum on the Seaton Valley Neighbourhood Plan.
Residents of Alnmouth, Craster, Embleton, Hexham and Lesbury now have more of a say over future development in their parishes, following the adoption of neighbourhood plans for their respective areas.
As England prepares to lift many remaining Covid restrictions from Monday, July 19, Northumberland residents are being urged to take a ‘sensible and cautious approach’ to keep the county safe.
15 Jul 2021
Northumberland County Councillors have formally agreed on a spend of £84,000 for the installation of solar panels at the new Morpeth Leisure Centre.
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Children in the Hexham area have benefited from more laptops thanks to renewable energy company Vattenfall.
Support will be available for eligible families during the summer thanks to the Government’s Covid Local Support Grant (CLSG).
The County Council has warmly welcomed the Government announcement that almost £21m has been awarded to Blyth from the national Towns Fund.
Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) services in Northumberland have been recognised for making progress on areas of weakness.
14 Jul 2021
Residents in Northumberland are being urged to safeguard their vote at election time by sparing just a few minutes of their time to make sure their name is on the electoral register.
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