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MP welcomes Middle School students to Parliament

Hexham MP Guy Opperman welcomed pupils from Corbridge Middle School to Parliament recently. Izzy, Christina, Calum, Henry and Alfie make up ‘Operation ReCraft’ and competed in the national finals of the Solutions for the Planet Big Ideas competition.

Moody's Logistics expansion is a positive sign for the county

Councillor Richard Wearmouth has welcomed the recent growth of a prominent Northumberland business.

Moody's Logistics and Storage in Cramlington recently opened a new 12,000 sq. ft. unit at their facility at the Boland Business Park following a £500,000 investment.

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.