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New weekly pass will give students access to leisure services

Students across Northumberland will now be able to keep fit for less this summer thanks to the introduction of a new weekly pass. The pass comes as Northumberland's Conservative administration seek to address years of neglect of the county's leisure services under the previous administration.

Northern Powerhouse Minister joins Hexham MP on factory visit

The Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth, Jake Berry MP, last week visited Northumberland’s largest private sector employer as part of his visit to the county to discuss the Borderlands Growth Deal. The Minister toured the Hexham factory of EGGER UK, which employs more than 700 p

North Northumberland MP responds to HMP Northumberland Report

Anne-Marie Trevelyan has today responded to the Annual Report by the Independent Monitoring Board at HMP Northumberland. The report looks into all aspects of prison provision and how the prison carries out its main functions and duties.

Hexham MP visits an engineering factory

Hexham MP Guy Opperman recently paid a visit to RED Engineering in Hexham, where he met with Joe, Richard and Toby to learn all about the bespoke engineering solutions they provide to companies across Europe and in the USA.

Berwick MP Supports High Flying Apprentices

Anne-Marie welcomes apprentices to House of Commons 

Over 100 apprentices from some of Britain’s leading aerospace, defence, security and space companies attended the ADS Parliamentary Reception in the House of Commons this week.