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Action plan to tackle Alnwick’s parking issues

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The parade through Newcastle. Photo by Sergeant Donald Todd RLC

Royal Regiment of Fusiliers staged Freedom parade

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Narrowgate, Alnwick

Options suggested to improve safety along Narrowgate

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Pothole on the Longframlington to Newton on the Moor road.

Pothole images paint a grim picture

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Haircut inspired by great-grandmother

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Protest being organised over the Ashington Hole

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How I’ve recovered after suicide bid – Alnwick teacher

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Raise a glass to Alnwick Gin after it wins a silver medal

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The mannequin outside Rainbow Yarns, pictured at the end of March.

Argument over street furniture

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News from the courts.

Men are fined for fishing offences

Crime

easyJet puts its winter 2018 flights from Newcastle on sale

Transport
The patching process being carried out by Northumberland County Council operatives.

PROBE INTO POTHOLES: How the council deals with all the holes in the roads

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A local bus in Perth.

Buses: Are they a service or a business?

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What percentage of Northumberland's road are in a poor condition and require maintenance?

The state of Northumberland's roads

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The Quarry car park in Craster.

£300k earmarked for more parking in popular village

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Men are fined for fishing offences

Crime
The magistrates' court in Bedlington.

Latest results from the courts

Crime
North Northumberland Inspector Liz Hall.

Police play down Facebook warnings about dog thieves

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Increase in knife crimes

Knife crimes increase in Northumbria Police area over last five years

Crime

Increasing capacity at Northumberland’s special needs schools

Education
Truancy is one of the reasons for unauthorised absences from schools; unauthorised family holidays is another.

Northumberland schools fined fewer parents despite rise in pupil absence

Education
Truancy is one of the reasons for unauthorised absences from schools; unauthorised family holidays is another.

Thousands of persistently absent pupils in Northumberland

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Children from Whittingham and Wingrove.

Making friends and learning about faith

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Mandy Mallaburn with the pupils of St Paul's RCVA Primary School in Alnwick.

Pupils excel in competition

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Loving Northumberland at The Alnwick Garden.

If you LOVE Northumberland, these are the awards for you

Business
More than a third of firms don't think the UK rail network meets their needs.

Businesses say roads and rail not up to scratch

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Northumberland residents cast envious eye north of the border

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Coun Gordon Stewart, who represents Prudhoe South and is chairman of the Tynedale Local Area Council.

Footpath closure in Northumberland town sparks petition

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Protestors against Highthorn opencast at Druridge Bay demonstrating at Morpeth County Hall'Picture by Jane Coltman

Good news for protecting our environment

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County Hall in Morpeth.

Call for referendum over devolution deal

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Gavin Styles, managing director at Banks Mining.

Banks Mining hits out at 'absolutely perverse' Highthorn decision

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Thousands of tree problems reported each year to council

Environment
Some warmer days are on the way!

North East set for sunshine as week-ahead forecast reveals warm temperatures

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The felled trees between the Greenwell Lane car park and Alnwick Castle.

Thousands of tree problems reported each year to council

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John Grundy, North Northumberland Coast AONB chairman Coun Jeff Watson and previous chairman Pat Scott cut the 60th anniversary cake, made by The Farm Bakery.

Diamond celebrations for AONB

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Free NHS wi-fi now available at Trust sites

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Become an NHS Trust governor.

Call for governors made by NHS Trust

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John Swanson and Sue Gilbertson, from HospiceCare North Northumberland, with Chaney Ho and Edward Price, of ADVANTECH

Generous donation to HospiceCare

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Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, Cramlington

Full scale of the winter crisis in NHS revealed

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James Ramsbotham, Chris Land, John McCabe, Douglas Ritchie and Helen Lee at Matfen Hall for the Chamber Northumberland AGM.

Chamber’s AGM receives update on £38m cancer centre

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