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Rail makes a comeback

The last month of the year is a good time to review how things are progressing in transport. Pedestrians are helped when wheeled traffic is curtailed by being taken out of town centre streets, or at least slowed down. A huge number of railway services an

yesterday, 15:10 in Regional North East

Planned roadworks on A1 and A19 in Northumberland and North Tyneside

The following roadworks are being planned by Highways England for Northumberland and North Tyneside during the coming week. A1 Morpeth: There will be work ongoing until spring next year for the construction of a bypass. There will be various phases of da

yesterday, 11:05 in Regional North East

Berwick artist’s work is going up for auction

A rare opportunity to see the lesser known side of Berwick artist Frank Watson Wood senior (1862-1953) is on show at Newcastle auctioneers Anderson & Garland. Watson is perhaps the most significant artist ever to emerge from Berwick and is highly...

yesterday, 09:02 in Regional North East

Ministers urged to fund Reston station

Borders MSP John Lamont is urging ministers to commit to fully funding the reopening of Reston station following the increase in Scottish Government infrastructure funding in Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s autumn statement. The Scottish Government recently

yesterday, 08:48 in Regional North East

Ofsted: Pupils’ progress still too slow at Academy

Berwick Academy is making improvements in some subjects but the overall impact of changes made in recent months is variable and pupils’ progress remains too slow. That is the assessment of Ofsted inspectors whose report of their most recent visit to the

yesterday, 08:36 in Regional North East

Courses for special needs students offered by Northumberland College

Northumberland College has opened a Foundation Academy providing five day a week courses for young people with special education needs or disabilities, to help them make the best transition from school to the world of work. The college has invested in a

yesterday, 08:36 in Regional North East

Lifeboat crewman awarded medal for Eyemouth rescue

Eyemouth RNLI crewman Dean Mark, who saved a man from drowning in Eyemouth harbour, was awarded a silver medal at the National Police and Public Bravery Awards. Dean was presented with his medal at a ceremony in London which recognised the courage and br

yesterday, 08:28 in Regional North East

Sponsors highlight success of businesses in the county

Two of the sponsors for the 2016 Northumberland Business Awards have spoken about their support of the event. The awards, organised by Northeast Press, publisher of the Northumberland Gazette, Morpeth Herald and News Post Leader, and Tweeddale Press, pub

yesterday, 06:18 in Regional North East

Pampering pays off for old pals

Fourteen-year-old Pepsi and eight-year-old Max are looking for a very special home together. In a terrible condition when they came in, they are enjoying all the extra pampering and are super dogs. If you can help contact Berwick Animal Rescue Kennels, W

yesterday, 06:18 in Regional North East

Golden day for Berwick fighters with eight European BJJ titles

It was another golden day for the TF Fitness Centre Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team when they competed in the kids’ European Championships in Wolverhampton last weekend. For the team of nine returned to Berwick with no fewer than 11 medals – eight gold and thre

yesterday, 00:12 in Regional North East

Air ambulance flies critically ill man to hospital

The Great North Air Ambulance has been in action in Berwick for the second successive day. It was called to the East Ord Industrial Estate just after 11am this morning to the aid of a man who was seriously ill. The man, in his 30s, was suffering from a m

Friday, 17:19 in Regional North East

Residents warned over email scams

Residents are being urged by Northumberland County Council’s Trading Standards to be on their guard over phishing email scams. Trading Standards have recently been made aware of two types. The first relates to an email claiming that parking fees are owed

Friday, 14:59 in Regional North East

ENT service moves into Union Brae GP practice

ENT and Audiology patients usually seen at Berwick Infirmary will now have their appointments at the Union Brae GP Practice in Tweedmouth. Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists from the Newcastle’s Freeman Hospital will continue to run their weekly ENT Clinic

Friday, 13:20 in Regional North East

Pupils get to explore the world of work

Berwick Middle School recently held its annual Careers Week, during which pupils were off their usual timetable to participate in activities with a careers, jobs and enterprise theme. The week is always a very exciting, fun, worthwhile and educational ex

Friday, 13:20 in Regional North East

Planners urged to listen to ‘the Berwick perspective’

Concerns have been expressed about proposed modifications to the design of the new offices on the former Kwik Save site in Berwick. A resident on nearby College Place has objected to an application by Arch to modify the roof design of the building by ins

Friday, 11:40 in Regional North East

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