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Fund is set up to help family of Blyth father who died

A fund-raising page has been set up to help the family of father who died after an alleged attack in Blyth. Jason Glancey, 45, of The Oval, Blyth, died at Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary in the early hours of Wednesday, May 17. He had been taken to

yesterday, 16:52 in Regional North East

North East mother's tribute to 'angels flying in the sky' as daughter and partner confirmed dead in...

A woman who lost her partner and daughter in the Manchester terror attack said they were "both my angels flying high in the sky". Courtney Boyle, 19, who was studying criminology and psychology at Leeds Beckett University, and Philip Tron,...

yesterday, 14:10 in Regional North East

A special day for town centre shop

A popular shop in Ashington is celebrating its 20th anniversary tomorrow (Friday) between 8am and 4.30pm. Sweet N Savoury on Milburn Road opened on this day in 1997. As well as a day of celebration with balloons, there will be chances to win some prizes

yesterday, 13:06 in Regional North East

Plans at council HQ site off the table

A potential hurdle for keeping Northumberland County Council’s headquarters in Morpeth has been cleared as a result of official confirmation that controversial plans on and next to the County Hall site in Morpeth have been withdrawn. Following a process

yesterday, 12:41 in Regional North East

Pupils to volunteer in Africa

A new group of students is continuing its school’s association with a South African community by volunteering to work with HIV/AIDS orphans in a local school. The group of six from Bede Academy in Blyth, accompanied by vice principal Andrew Middleton, wi

yesterday, 11:03 in Regional North East

Fair Play award for Blyth U11s

Blyth Rangers ‘Valencia’ U11s recently played in the ESF tournament at Skegness. The team, playing under manager David Weatheritt, did not win the event, but they returned with the ‘Fair Play’ award. Weatheritt said afterwards he was extremely proud of h

yesterday, 09:07 in Regional North East

Tories form new administration at Northumberland County Council

The Conservatives formed the new leadership and introduced five local area councils as the new Northumberland County Council met for the first time today. At the meeting, Coun Peter Jackson was elected unopposed as the new leader of the county council. T

Wednesday, 17:49 in Regional North East

Police reassure public as threat level is increased to critical

Senior police officials have moved to reassure members of the public after the threat level was increased. Last night, the Prime Minister announced the threat level had been raised to Critical, meaning an attack maybe imminent. As a result, police forces

Wednesday, 17:49 in Regional North East

New presenter for 2017 LOVE Northumberland Awards

Historian and broadcaster John Grundy has been announced as the presenter at this year’s LOVE Northumberland Awards. The annual celebration of projects and initiatives that improve the county’s environment culminates in an event at The Alnwick Garden and

Wednesday, 16:53 in Regional North East

Maguire resigns for Spartans

Multiple 2016/17 Player of the Year award winner Daniel Maguire has chosen to remain as a Blyth Spartans player - after turning down a big-money move to re-sign for the club. After an outstanding season for both himself and the club, the England C strike

Wednesday, 05:40 in Regional North East

Serial fly-tipper brought to justice

A fly-tipper who left a trail of waste across the countryside in Northumberland has been prosecuted by the county council. Lee Green, 28, of Anton Place, Cramlington, pleaded guilty to six fly-tipping offences and two (specimen) waste carrier offences th

Tuesday, 19:23 in Regional North East

Care home has a new owner

A Blyth care home has a new owner. The Oaks, on Durban Street, has joined Hill Care Group from Four Seasons Health Care. They have been working closely together, and in conjunction with the Care Quality Commission, to ensure a smooth transfer of operatio

Tuesday, 18:04 in Regional North East

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack as world leaders send messages of support

Leaders from around the world have condemned the terror attack at a Manchester music concert and offered their condolences to the victims. :: US president Donald Trump, speaking during a visit to Bethlehem, in the Palestinian West Bank, said: "I...

Tuesday, 17:15 in Regional North East

Queen offers 'deepest sympathy' to those affected by 'dreadful' Manchester terrorist attack

The Queen has offered her "deepest sympathy" to all those affected by the "dreadful" terrorist attack in Manchester, saying that the incident has "shocked" the nation. The head of state has spoken for the country in...

Tuesday, 15:58 in Regional North East

New partnership ‘will help patients’

Three primary care practices in south east Northumberland have merged to create the largest family doctor-led medical group in the North East. The Wellway, Lintonville and Brockwell Medical Groups have joined forces to create Valens Medical Partnership,

Tuesday, 13:20 in Regional North East

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