DIAL-A-BUS SERVICE GRAN CUT
A grant for a weekly bus service between Holystone and Alnwick, by Upper Coquetdale Community Transport (UCCT), calling at the parish, has been discontinued. However, the service has enough funds to continue for a year.
PARISH BROADBAND UPDATE
The parish council was given an update on broadband in the area, but was told that Newton on the Moor will not be included in upgrades at the moment, despite being told that it previously would. The council heard that the reason it was not included was because of a ‘quirk in postcodes’.
IDEAS FOR VYNER PARK CHARITY
A group of residents has put together a list of ideas for the future use of Swarland Sports Club, which now comes under the Vyner Park Charity banner. A public meeting on the charity is being held on Wednesday, November 19.