Local News

A1 dualling takes major leap forward

The dualling of the A1 between Morpeth and Ellington has taken a big step forwards with the planning application being lodged this week.  The news follows Prime Minister Boris Johnsons repeated pledge that he wants to see complete dualling of the route up to the Scottish border.

Druridge Bay Café opens this weekend

The refurbishment of the Druridge Bay Visitor Centre has been completed including a new café.

Speaking about the project Councillor Glen Sanderson said, “I am very pleased that our new cafe at Druridge Bay Country Park will be open this weekend, Saturday 4th July, for the first time.

Seahouses toilets set for refurbishment

Plans for the refurbishment of Seahouses public toilets have been welcomed by the local Conservative Councillor for Bamburgh, Guy Renner Thompson. 

Council Leader calls for waste centres to be reopened

The Leader of Northumberland County Council, Councillor Peter Jackson, has called on the waste management firm Suez to reopen the 12 Household Waste Recovery Centres that it operates in the county.