Local News

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.

Crisis has brought out Northumberland's community spirit

Hundreds of Northumberland residents have volunteered to help their neighbours during the Covi-19 crisis leading county councillor Cath Homer to praise the county's residents, stating that this crisis has brought out Northumberland's community spirit.

Former councillor thanks Alnwick residents for their support

The former councillor for Alnwick Robbie Moore has thanked the residents of Alnwick for their support as he stands down from his council role. Robbie was elected to Parliament in December 2019 to represent the Keighley and Ilkley constituency.

Conservatives unveil local candidate for Alnwick council by-election

Northumberland Conservatives have unveiled local hotelier Reuben Carr as their candidate for the forthcoming town and county council by-elections in Alnwick.

The elections will be held following the resignation of Robbie Moore after his successful election to Parliament.

Time to invest in Moor Farm roundabout 

One of the major pinch points in Northumberland’s road network is in need of a new approach according to Ian Levy, the Conservatives candidate for Blyth Valley.