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Farms can work to help avarian wildlife

Hexham MP Guy Opperman recently visited High Studdon Farm at Sinderhope, to meet with farmers Nick Howard and  Robert Phillipson, and RSPB representative Janet Fairclough to talk about the work they are doing to encourage birdlife on their farms whilst producing high quality food, and to talk abo

MP welcomes new focus on community care

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed and supporter of the Save Rothbury Hospital campaign has welcomed the change in focus of Government policy announced by the Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, today.

Community scheme will provide hyper-fast broadband

Hexham MP Guy Opperman visited Allendale Primary School to meet Mike Robinson and Brian Bell of B4AV (Broadband for the Allen Valleys), a volunteer-led community group creating an independent broadband network offering a 1 Gbps fibre connection to every property in the Allen Valleys.  Profits wil

You can assist Amble High Street award bid!

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, has expressed her delight that Amble’s Queen Street has been shortlisted in the “Champion” category of the Great British High Street Awards, which received over 240 entrants.

Cllr Glen Sanderson: Planning ahead is key to success

As the Cabinet Member for Environmental Services it is my job to make sure our department is running smoothly. From recycling to roads, grit bins and waste disposal my department covers a lot of the areas many people think of as basic necessities in terms of council service provision.

MP shows support for British farming in Northumberland

Anne-Marie Trevelyan  MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed,  has today shown her support for British farming at Back British Farming Day in Westminster, recognising the crucial role farmers play in producing food and caring for the countryside.