Chance to win family tickets to attractions

RESIDENTS are being offered the chance to win attraction tickets before the summer ends.

To celebrate the success of the new #NLandFUN community on Twitter, Northumberland County Council is running an online competition for one person to win six family tickets to some of the county’s top attractions.

People can enter online at with the closing date noon, September 3.

Over the summer holidays the council has been highlighting the hidden gems of the region by running a blog featuring guest bloggers and offering suggestions for fun days out in Northumberland.

There is still time to get involved, simply add #NLandFUN to your tweets.

Coun Neil Bradbury, executive member for customer relations and culture, said: “Summer can be a demanding time for individuals and families with small children to come up with ideas to keep them entertained.

“It is great to be involved in an incentive to promote business growth in such an innovative way, as we all know the new technology/digital age is something that affects everybody.”