Thieves target life-saving charity’s base
‘Fit Mumma’ tops the bill after beating depression
French chef back for third year in a row
All change on council as new Mayor elected
Could you serve your town and community?
Jamie honours his hero
Teenagers arrested after attempted arson at school
A few years ago (OK, a bit more than that!), I was a veterinary student at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies in Edinburgh, which of course was, and still is, the best of the vet schools, writes Steve Carragher.
The frequency of mechanical sweeping in Amble has been brought into question, amid concerns over the town’s tidiness.
A celebration event at a north Northumberland lifeboat station was marred after thieves struck, depriving the charity of hundreds of pounds of equipment and raffle prizes.
Disruption was the name of the game at the new county council’s first meeting yesterday afternoon as the Tories protested against what they saw as a move towards ‘a one-party state’.
Alnwick Lions Club is holidng its next car boot sale on Saturday at 9am in the Homebase car park, Alnwick, by permission of Northumberland Estates.
Visitors to north Northumberland were astounded to find a beach littered with rubbish after a party.
IN the ES Johnson Challenge Cup final, Bedlington Barrington Arms edged out Red Row Brick Club 2-1 after extra-time.
Alnwick Town will not be relegated from the Northern League.
Olympian Laura Weightman shaved a massive 19 seconds off her 3000m personal best (pb), posting the fourth-fastest time in the world this year.
Amble United have resigned from the Northern Alliance and folded as a club.
Lucy Bronze has spoken of her delight after being called up to England Women’s senior football squad for the first time.
Following the start of the puffin census on the Farne Islands, here is an interview with the National Trust’s head ranger on the islands, David Steel.
From cricket to opera and everything in between – that’s what you can expect from the Alnwick Playhouse this summer.
The concert programme for the 2013 Brinkburn Music Festival, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, has been unveiled .
Europe’s most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist, Lee Memphis King, will get Alnwick Playhouse all shook up when he performs there next month.
First impressions speak volumes. From the outside, the Red Lion at Milfield, north of Wooler, looks like a traditional, stone-built coaching inn.
Musicians Derek Allan and Shaggy aka Jason Vare, make up the north Northumberland duo We Steal Flyers, who are well-known mainstays of the area’s music scene. This year, the Gazette is featuring occasional extracts from Derek’s diary, which will feature the group heading out on three tours of Europe and playing at the famous SXSW festival in Texas.
More letters conveying their gratitudes for votes in the recent elections
FROM TODAY (Thursday, May 23)
Your thank-you letters
The votes have been cast and counted and, for the successful candidates, the hard work of living up to pre-election promises is about to begin.
FROM TODAY (Thursday, May 16)
On behalf of Meg Barnaby, young leader with First Alnwick Brownies and Second Alnwick Guides, a huge thank-you to the generosity of those who contributed to our bag pack at Sainsbury’s on Saturday, April 27. Thanks to your generosity, and Sainsbury’s, we raised £923.98 towards Meg’s Ethiopian project. We also collected 1,341 Active Kids vouchers.
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