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Embarrassing U-turn for Labour in Northumberland

Northumberland Labour’s leadership were dealt a further blow this week as the party were forced into an embarrassing U-turn over a council motion to reinstate the party’s plan for 26,000 additional houses in the county.

Berwick, Tynedale and SEN are Wayne's focus

Councillor Wayne Daley is in Peter Jackson's cabinet with responsibility for Children's Services. This week he reports on three projects which will form the backbone of his department's work for the year ahead.

MP picks award winner

Hexham MP Guy Opperman has chosen Essity Prudhoe Mill as his Hexham Constituency Responsible Business Champion 2018.