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.

Increased pay for NHS workers

Using the funds that the Chancellor allocated at the Budget, we've set out proposals that will see wage rises of between 6.5 per cent and 29 per cent for over 1.1 million NHS workers in England