New look and new faces at PR firm

A Blyth-based public relations firm has marked its fourth anniversary and a period of growth by refreshing its brand – including a new name, logo and website.


Major employer offers support to Northumberland Tourism Awards

The company behind one of the county’s best-known attractions has given its support to the first Northumberland Tourism Awards.

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An offshore vessel at the Port of Blyth. Picture by Flypro-UK Ltd

Record financial results for Port of Blyth

The Port of Blyth has announced record financial results for the second consecutive year.

Guy Kirk, owner of Home Instead Senior Care.

New company for home care services

A man who grew up in Blyth has set-up a new care company specialising in helping older people so that they can continue living in their own homes.

Stephen Sumner, managing director at Explore Wealth Management.

Head of firm marks 20th anniversary

One year before his firm turns 40, a Northumberland businessman has reached a milestone anniversary of his own.

Simon Roberson, BTs North East regional partnership director.

Northumberland Tourism Awards: Tourism Pub category backed by tech giant

A communications giant is getting behind the inaugural Northumberland Tourism Awards, with BT signed up as sponsor of the Tourism Pub of the Year category.

Bush craft in Northumberland National Park.

NORTHUMBERLAND TOURISM AWARDS: Tell us about the county’s best family days out

Northumberland was named as the best place in the UK for families to visit last year and it’s not hard to see why.

Daniel Evans is the new general manager at The Commissioners Quay Inn, located on redeveloped land along Blyths Quay Road.

Daniel takes the helm of town pub

The Commissioners Quay Inn has appointed Daniel Evans as its new general manager.

Shirley Sanderson (second right) with her staff at The Lounge Hair and Beauty in Bedlington. Picture by Bob Smith.

New care home aims to be a cut above the rest

A luxury care home set to open next month has teamed up with a local salon.

The site of the former Blyth Power Station, part of the North East Enterprise Zone.

Work moves on at Enterprise Zone

Work to create more jobs and attract new businesses to Blyth is continuing.

Berwick MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan and Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, with his letter of confirmation, after discussing the plans for the A1 in the House of Commons on Monday, April 24.

A1 dualling project in Northumberland remains 'on track', despite rumours

The A1 is 'on track' to be dualled despite a question mark raised over the £293million project in March.
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Busy month for Ascent at its sites

Northumberland house-builder Ascent Homes enjoyed a considerable boost in sales across its sites last month.

DASH at Wansbeck General Hospital, 2017 RICS Awards, North East Infrastructure category winner.

Northumberland building projects land top industry awards

Two of Northumberland’s community-led building schemes have scooped top industry awards.

Alnwick Castle, where the Northumberland Tourism Awards ceremony will take place.

NORTHUMBERLAND TOURISM AWARDS: Prize-giving ceremony with a difference

The ceremony for the first Northumberland Tourism Awards will offer attendees an evening that’s a world away from a typical black-tie dinner.

Brodie McHugh receiving her Direct Works Forum Award in 2015.

Full-time positions for apprentices

A trio of apprentices have successfully secured full-time jobs with Northumberland County Council.

The awards ceremony will take place at Alnwick Castle in June. Picture Jane Coltman

Launch of the Northumberland Tourism Awards

Northumberland is the jewel in the crown of the North-East tourist industry and that’s why we want to celebrate the very best.

Blyth Quayside

Open day for wind-energy training scheme

An open day for those interested in getting into the wind-energy industry is taking place tomorrow in Blyth.

Tweedmouth harbour jetty

Major boost for Northumberland port

A Northumberland harbour is to get Government funding to help safeguard its future.

Sian Barnard runs workshops and one-to-one sessions from her Peaceful Minds Academy.

Prevention better than cure for Sian

A therapist who worked in Harley Street has returned to her roots to help businesses reduce absenteeism and stress.

Tony Rutherford who has invested �350,000 in establishing a new construction training centre, which is due to be opened by Ian Lavery MP.

New £350,000 training centre nearing completion

A new purpose-built centre for professional construction training is nearing completed.

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