Morpeth Councillors call for Flood Insurance Update

Local Councillors have praised the joint working between Central Government the Environment Agency and the County Council which has led to the completion of flood defences to protect the centre of Morpeth.

Community Views Sought on Sunday Trading

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, the MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, is encouraging constituents to respond to a government consultation on Sunday trading and proposals to devolve powers on Sunday trading rules to a local level. Anne-Marie Trevelyan also voiced support for the view that Sunday should remain a day of rest for families.

Mitford Road, Morpeth Double Yellow Lines

A consultation will be taking place to canvass thoughts about placing double yellow lines along a stretch of Mitford Road, Morpeth, Cllr David Bawn encourages residents to take part.