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Store staff step up for toddlers

A toddler group is making giant strides in community work, with the help of local store staff.

Christine and Norman Dunbar and Derek Laydon at the new 20mph zone in Cramlington.

Couple welcome 20mph speed zone

Two retired police officers have welcomed the introduction of a 20mph speed limit on a Cramlington housing estate.

Angela Conway with her North East Charity Award.

Angela picks up a charity award

Award-winning blogger Angela Conway has more reason than most to support a charity dedicated to fighting a devastating disease.

From left, Lord Baker, Northumberland Colleges chair of governors Jacqui Henderson, Jude Leitch and Marcus Clinton at the launch event. Picture by Simon Williams.

Launch of career college in county

A new learning model for 14-to-19-year-olds is being implemented by Northumberland College.

A previous North East England Tourism Awards ceremony.

Shortlist announced for North East tourism awards

Northumberland features heavily in the shortlist for the North East England Tourism Awards which has been announced today.
PCC Vera Baird QC and Chief Constable Steve Ashman along with new recruits showing racism the red card.

Northumbria Police backs anti-racism campaign as charity marks 20th anniversary

Northumbria Police's PCC and Chief Constable will be wearing something red today to support educational charity Show Racism the Red Card as it marks its 20th anniversary.

WATCH: Event at store in honour of Stephen

It has been a busy few days for Northumberland Paralympic star Stephen Miller.

Renown Oil and Gas Dale Dreyer with university supervisor Islam Shyha.

Still growing after 30 years

An engineering company is going from strength to strength as it celebrates 30 years in business.

Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria, Vera Baird QC, visits Berwick to meet and talk with locals about police and crime priorities.

Police welcome more crimes being reported in Northumbria force area

New statistics show that crime increased by 35 per cent over the past year in the Northumbria Police force area, but user satisfaction is the second highest in the country.

Latest news from Northumbria Police.

Appeal after indecent exposure in Northumberland

Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident of indecent exposure.

News from Northumbria Police.

Police warn of bogus roofers in Northumberland

Police are advising residents to be on their guard after a bogus builder attempted to con a Seghill resident out of cash.

News from Northumbria Police

Man assaulted in Blyth

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault outside the Blyth and Tyne pub last Saturday night.

Nick Dunn.

Boost for Nick Dunn as PM pledges to raise plight of sailors during India trip

There has been mixed news for Ashington sailor Nick Dunn in his fight for justice.

Police want rail passengers to 'discreetly' text them about incidents and crimes on trains.

Police want people to 'discreetly' text them about incidents on trains - including smoking

Police are suggesting that rail travellers should text an incident alert - if they see a passenger smoking on a train.

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Lifeboat comes to the aid of fishing boat

The Newbiggin RNLI lifeboat rescued a stranded vessel in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Blyth lifeboat tows the Wendy G back to Seaton Sluice harbour. Picture by John Tuttiett

Blyth RNLI tows boat back to harbour

A boat was towed back to harbour after a rope became tangled in its propeller while it was out fishing.

Coun Andrew Tebbutt.

Phone scam warning repeated after Northumberland councillor targeted

Northumberland County Council’s trading standards service is reminding people to stay vigilant, following a scam phone call to a county councillor.

Mr and Mrs Octon are one of more than 700 families to receive a free central heating system.

Last chance to apply for free central heating system

Northumberland residents without or with only partial heating systems are being urged to check to see if they are eligible for a free system before the end of the month

Part of Northumberland County Council's adoption team.

More adoption support from Northumberland's award-winning service

Northumberland County Council is launching additional support services for adoptive families during this National Adoption Week, which runs until Sunday.

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Council tax defaulter gets prison sentence

A man with long-standing council tax arrears has been sent to jail for 26 days as a result of non-payment.

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