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Long-standing sponsor calls for awards nominations

One of the sponsors of the 2016 Northumberland Business Awards is urging employers to come forward and nominate their staff.

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Acklington

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Princes Street in Edinburgh is now almost wholly given over to pedestrians and public transport.

Rail is on the up, but buses still struggle

The last month of the year is a good time to review how things are progressing in transport.

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Watch out for roadworks.

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.

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Coun Dave Ledger

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.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Roadworks on the A1 in Northumberland.

Planned roadworks on A1 and A19 in Northumberland and North Tyneside this week

The following roadworks are being planned by Highways England for Northumberland and North Tyneside during the coming week.
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Rachel and Daniel Curtis at the Widdrington Inn, which has undergone a major refurbishment.  Picture by Jane Coltman.

Popular pub has a new look

The Widdrington Inn has undergone a big transformation.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Jude Leitch, from Northumberland Tourism.

Northumberland beaten by Cornwall for third year in a row

It was third time unlucky for Northumberland last night after losing out to Cornwall in the British Travel Awards again.

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The North East England Tourism Awards 2015.

Winners of North East England Tourism Awards announced

Tourism businesses from across the North East were celebrated last night as the winners of the North East England Tourism Awards were announced at a ceremony in Newcastle.

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Northumberland flooding latest updates: As it happens

Heavy rain is causing disruption throughout Northumberland this morning. Keep checking for latest news.

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Police warning for motorists

Roads flooded: Police warning as region is battered by stormy weather

Northumbria Police are urging motorists not to use the roads in the North East unless they have to as the region is battered by strong winds and heavy rain.
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Sue Ross and her quilters with some of their handiwork.

Morpeth quilter Sue has craft business sewn up

A new quilting shop on the outskirts of Morpeth has quickly become a magnet for keen craftspeople from all over Northumberland and beyond.

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From left, Coun Ian Swithenbank, cabinet member for local services at Northumberland County Council, Martin King, central area highways manager for the local authority, and Morpeth Stobhill county councillor Ian Lindley.

Council drives forward road improvements

Road resurfacing works are being carried out in the Stobhill area of Morpeth as part of Northumberland County Council’s highways maintenance programme for 2016/17.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Inside Amazon

Look inside Amazon's huge warehouse ahead of the Christmas rush

These were the bustling scenes yesterday inside one of Amazon's biggest distribution centres as it prepares for Black Friday and the Christmas period.
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Photo: M&S/YouTube

Battle of the Christmas adverts 2016: Which is your favourite?

With less than six weeks to go until Christmas Day, the annual round of festive adverts are now in full swing.

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Roadworks in the north east

Roadworks in the north east

Planned roadworks in the North East – summary for Monday 14 to Sunday 20 November

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Coun Glen Sanderson by one of the new warning signs at Lowford Bridge. Picture by Jane Coltman.

New signs to warn drivers of tight bridge

New signage has been installed near a bridge in Morpeth where lorries can get stuck and drivers of smaller vehicles have to proceed with caution.

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