Local News

School places boost for Northumberland

A schools crisis in Northumberland looks set to be averted with plans for more than 500 new classroom places for children in the county.

Flooding in Tynedale is focus of MP's forum

Hexham MP Guy Opperman held his Flood Forum in Hexham last week to update residents on the significant changes that have taken place across Tynedale and Ponteland since the devastating floods in the region two years ago.

Guy celebrates small businesses

Saturday 2nd December is Small Business Saturday, a day to celebrate small businesses and encourage local customers to shop local, and in advance of Small Business Saturday Hexham MP Guy Opperman has been visiting small businesses across the constituency that received nominations in his Small Bus

Guy visits Adderlane school

Hexham MP Guy Opperman recently visited Adderlane Academy in Prudhoe and met Head Teacher Emma Potts. The school was previously in Special Measures, but the Head is turning the school around, with improved numbers and results.