Bank holiday arrangements

Easter opening hours have been published for pharmacies.

The Boots Pharmacy in Bridge Street, Morpeth, will be open on Good Friday and Easter Monday, from 10am to 4pm.

It will be closed on Easter Sunday, but facilities will be available at Boots in Blyth, from 10am to 2pm, Central Pharmacy in Lintonville Terrace, Ashington, from 10am to 12.30pm, Boots in Berwick from 2.30pm to 4.30pm, and Haydon Bridge Pharmacy, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

• Bin collections across Northumberland will run a day late for the Bank Holiday next week.

The day change, which will be in place from Monday, affects all collections, including recycling, general rubbish and garden waste.

For more information about waste and recycling in Northumberland, or to check your collection day, visit