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World Day of Prayer event at town church

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WATCH: Mass protest against Morpeth housing and retail plans

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The representative from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service showed groups of Year 7 pupils the items that are stored inside a fire engine.

Plenty of support for school’s careers fair

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Some of the EU nationals who came along to the Forum Caf� in Hexham to voice their concerns. Picture by Dr Clark Davison.

Group set up for EU nationals

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Wheels in motion for new cycleway in key town area

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Concerns over bid for new homes at town site

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Care home told to address key issues

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Major funding boost for village’s big event

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Northumberland County Council is cracking down on abandoned vehicles.

Crackdown on abandoned vehicles in Northumberland

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Morpeth and District Chamber of Trade chairman Jacky Beesley.

Objection signage ‘may face removal’

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Wheels in motion for new cycleway in key town area

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Planned roadworks for the North East

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The unveiling of the new signs at Morpeth bus station.

New digital signs at Morpeth bus station

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Roadworks on the A1 in Northumberland last year. 
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Roadworks on the North East’s trunk roads this week

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An all-electric bus in Croydon. These will gradually take over from the hybrid buses, which will then be cascaded to other areas.

Switching on to wholly electric buses

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Two Northumberland men convicted of fraud offences

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Police stop poachers in Northumberland

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Tree poisoning under investigation

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The deer that was found dead in a field near Abbey Mill.

Police looking into ‘deliberate killing of a deer by dogs’

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Plenty of support for school’s careers fair

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The new Duchess's Community High School in Alnwick was built with government funding topped up by county council investment.

Northumberland school buildings need £2k per pupil to bring them up to scratch

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Mayor of Morpeth Coun Andrew Tebbutt pictured with a group of pupils at Chantry and Newminster Middle Schools and Technology Colleges' event for SignHealth's sign2sing initiative.

Singing and signing to raise funds

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Staff Dawn Parker, Sarah Dickinson, Kath Dickinson and Faye Robertson with youngster Kiara Reed at the SEND to Learn Nursery in Pegswood Children's Centre.
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New nursery specialises in additional needs children

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Darras Hall First School, Ponteland

New school bid sparks scores of objections

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Wheels in motion for new cycleway in key town area

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Dozens of London-based investors attended the Entrepreneurs of the North event.

Businesses get access to big investors

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Planned roadworks for the North East

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Business Northumberland, has appointed a team of specialist trainers to deliver free workshops and masterclasses across Northumberland.

Free workshops to boost local growth

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Local ideas are key for flood plans

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Modest rise in council tax agreed

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Inspector hears about ‘bad parking’ outside B&B

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Conservative Party chairman, Sir Patrick McLoughlin, with Coun Peter Jackson.

Manifesto launched by Northumberland Conservatives

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MPs have voted in favour of triggering Article 50 in the House of Commons. Picture by Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire.

Voices of ‘Remainers’ should not be ignored

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RSPB calls for action as birds of prey continue to be killed

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Project volunteer David Tunnell, left, Coun Ian Lindley and Lesley Tweddle.

New polytunnel planned for horticulture project

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Coun Andrew Tebbutt by a couple of the trees that were cut down outside County Hall on Saturday.

Removal of trees at County Hall site angers residents

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Fly-tipping near Norham

Asbestos fly-tipping cases soar across Northumberland

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Kirsty is guardian for employees at healthcare trust

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Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust chief executive David Evans.

County chosen for top health network

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

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Social care to cover smoking-related illnesses cost the North East �44million in 2015/16.

Social-care bill for smokers tops £80.5m

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Patrick Price, Northumbria Healthcares equality and diversity and LGBT lead and champion.

Trust makes top 100 list for apprentices

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