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Longhoughton Parish Council: Road concerns and public meeting planned

Concerns have once again been raised about the poor state of the road between Longhoughton and Denwick.

Northumberland is to feature in the September issue of the Great British Food magazine.

Northumberland set to feature in magazine

The beauty, tranquillity and diversity of Northumberland will once again be showcased to a large audience, this time in a popular publication.

The Northumberland Sheep Dog Society trials at Kirkley Hall Farm. Picture by Trevor Walker.

Sheep dog trials are back at college farm

More than 50 sheep dogs have been put through their paces in a major competition.

Anne-Marie Trevelyan wins her seat at the Northumberland General Election count 2017

Re-elected MP to talk at forum in Alnwick

Berwick MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of Alnwick Town Council’s Business Networking Forum.

One of the signs.

Rothbury Parish Council: Signs taken down, ice-cream seller parking in ‘wrong’ place and concerns about grave

Advertising signs for Cragside Gardens, which were put up to promote a new housing development in Rothbury, have been taken down.

Jannick Genouw, sales executive for Taste of Northumbria.

Sign up to receive fresh, local seafood

A new fish-box scheme, where members can access freshly caught, local seafood from the Northumberland coast, is being extended to Alnwick and Felton.

Chevington Cemetery

Grand flypast over airmen’s graves to mark anniversary

A special fly-past will be staged in Northumberland on Tuesday, to mark an anniversary milestone.

Owen Jackson, from Alnwick, in Northumberland Colleges Welding Workshop.

Alnwick welding student lands full-time role after placement

An Alnwick welding student has been offered full-time employment after impressing during a two-week work experience placement.


VIDEO: Belsay at its blooming best!

Wondering what to do this weekend? Why not call in at one of the regions favourite venues for a celebration of all things horticultural.


WATCH: TV presenter opens wildlife discovery centre in Northumberland

Television presenter Simon King officially opened Hauxley Nature Reserve’s innovative wildlife discovery centre today.

The Undertones, who are headlining Northumberland Live Festival at Blyth.

Thousands expected as Northumberland goes Live

Thousands of music fans are expected to descend on Blyth this weekend as the Northumberland Live Festival returns.

Bell and Sons

Family clothing specialist celebrates 120th birthday

A fourth generation family-run menswear specialist is celebrating its 120th birthday.

The former Burnside Inn, which closed a few years ago and is now the Co-op.

Will a pub ever be opened in village?

Residents in Longhoughton would love to see a pub open in the village, but a community enterprise would be a tall order.

Coquetdale Dental Practice, which is based at Broomhill Health Centre, in Hadston, could be closing,

Northumberland dental practice could close

The future of a dental practice in a Northumberland village has been thrown up in the air, after discussions have started regarding a possible closure.

Anne-Marie Trevelyan at the Northumberland General Election count 2017

Grenfell: Berwick’s Conservative MP responds to online criticism

MP for Berwick, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, has been caught up in a social-media backlash in the wake of the Grenfell fire which relates to a housing vote last year.

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Martin Charlton, owner of The Old Boat House.

Another award could be on the menu for restaurant

The Old Boat House, in Amble, has been shortlisted for the 2017 Seafood Restaurant of the Year competition.

Blood-donor sessions are ending in Rothbury.

Ending blood-donor sessions in Rothbury is ‘disgraceful’

A controversial decision to scrap blood-donor sessions in Rothbury has been criticised, with councillors describing it as a disgraceful move which beggars belief.

The aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster

Grenfell: Checks on external cladding in Northumberland

The head of Northumberland’s fire service has set out the county’s response to fire-safety concerns in light of the Grenfell tower tragedy.


VIDEO: Music to make you smile!

Upbeat performance in concert staged to recognise Learning Disability Week.
Jacob Ward, of the contractors, Simon Lillywhite, of Purcell, and Rev Dr Paul Collins at the east end of the chancel wall.

Conservation work under way at Holy Island church

Conservation works to the church on Holy Island are well under way.

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