Local News

Guy visits Stamfordham cricket club

Hexham MP Guy Opperman visited Stamfordham Cricket Club to thank local cricket clubs that have helped to fundraise for a new pavilion. The pavilion is expected to be ready in time for the first game of the season and will be used by the village football team.

Guy visits West Wylam care home

Hexham MP Guy Opperman visited The Manors care home in West Wylam last week where he took part in a discussion with residents, staff and pupils from Adderlane First School about litter issues in the area.

A budget that works for everyone-Councillor Peter Jackson

In may 2017 we received a mandate from Northumbrians to deliver a county that works for everyone. This week, in our first budget since taking control of the council we set a prudent budget that will deliver a better future for people all around our county.

Guy opens Lifespan charity's new building

Hexham MP Guy Opperman opened the new Hexham offices of Lifespan, a North-East based charity which supports people suffering from serious, life-limiting illnesses and their friends and families.

Guy welcomes award for Hexham chef

Kevin MacLean, Head Chef at The Rat Inn in Anick, was this week named as Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year. Kevin was nominated by Hexham MP Guy Opperman for the competition, which was organised by the British Pub and Beer Association and the All Party Parliamentary Beer Group.