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An architects impression of how a section of the new development on the former Ellington Colliery site will look.

Work starts on homes at former colliery site

The building of new housing on the site of the former Ellington Colliery has got under way.

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Apprenticeship participation is at record levels with 899,400 funded apprentices participating in an apprenticeship last year.

A technical education revolution

Apprenticeships are at record levels, with 899,400 funded apprentices in a scheme last year.

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The front cover of this year's Visitor Guide.

New visitor guide will be hot off press at North Tourism Fair

This year’s Northumberland Coast AONB Visitor Guide will be hot off the press in time for the North Tourism Fair next week in Alnwick.

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Embleton Bay. Picture by Jane Coltman

Northumberland coast bags two BBC Countryfile awards

The Northumberland coast has bagged two awards in a prestigious national competition.
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Test your golfing skills all year round

A new business has been set up near Morpeth to help golfers practise their swings at any time of the year.

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Chancellor Philip Hammond

Budget 2017: Calls to tackle schools funding and unleash North East potential

The North East’s business group is calling on the Chancellor to ‘unleash the region’s potential’, while a schools group is urging him to ‘tackle the funding crisis’.

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The former Morrisons store in Stanley Terrace, Morpeth, was re-developed into three retail units. Picture by Trevor Walker.

Town retail scheme is an awards finalist

A Dransfield Properties development in Morpeth that was built last year has been shortlisted in the prestigious Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Awards for the North East.

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From left,  Lee Andrews, director of Kelburn Recruitment; Julie Dodds, head of economic growth at Arch, Matt Cormack, associate at Ward Hadaway; John Hildreth, business growth and investment manager at Arch; and David Fish, corporate finance director at Baldwins Accountancy.

Service opens county to global businesses

A new service for businesses looking to establish operations in Northumberland has been launched.

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A recruitment drive has been announced by BT.

Recruitment of graduates and apprentices in North East launched by BT

Telecoms giant BT has announced today that it is creating about 165 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs in the North East.

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Jane Dungait

Adviser role for Jane to lend rural expertise

A rural champion from Northumberland has landed a top role helping the region’s farmers.

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Routes to avoid next week

Roadworks on major roads this week in Northumberland and beyond

Highways England is planning the following roadworks on the A1, A19 and other major roads in the North East this week.
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From left, McCarthy and Stone area sales manager David Meachem, Ian Lavery MP, site manager Neil Lister and Laura Wigglesworth, senior marketing executive for McCarthy and Stone (North East region) at the ground-breaking ceremony.

MP breaks ground for retirement complex

Ian Lavery donned a hard hat and high vis jacket last week to carry out the ground-breaking ceremony for McCarthy and Stone’s new Retirement Living development in Morpeth.

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White lines on the side of the carriageway are a really good help in the dark, especially in bad weather, but they need to be kept clean.

When safety features turn to hazards

Roadworks are a major irritant for drivers, who sometimes show their impatience.

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An artists impression of a section of the work that will take place to improve infrastructure for cyclists in Morpeth.

Wheels in motion for new cycleway in key town area

A new cycleway and other improvements for pedestrians and road users on the Stobhill approach to Morpeth are about to get under way.

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

Businesses get access to big investors

A Morpeth entrepreneur was part of a regional delegation that descended on London to pitch to a roomful of heavyweight investors in the hope of attracting some funding.

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Planned roadworks for the North East

Planned roadworks for the North East

Highways England has a number of planned roadworks in the North East over the coming week.

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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

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

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