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Northumberland is open for business, says council

Large companies that provide employment for the county’s residents play a crucial role in Northumberland.

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Acklington

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No one likes getting stuck in traffic.

Revealed: How much time traffic jams will add to your journey in Northumberland

An unknown quantity for any car journey is how long you might be delayed.
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Business strikes gold and silver at awards

Business strikes gold and silver at awards

Morpeth-based Pro-Ad is celebrating winning gold and silver at a prestigious national award ceremony.

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Newcastle International Airport

Partnership to promote North East to overseas visitors

VisitBritain, Newcastle Airport and NewcastleGateshead Initiative (NGI) have announced a partnership to promote the North East to overseas visitors.

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From left, BBC presenter Steph McGovern, Kate Hall and Jennifer Rea of Newcastle International Airport and Judith Blake, Leeds City Council leader.

Regional award joy for airport

Newcastle International Airport has won a prestigious regional accolade.

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The winners at last year's Northumberland Business Awards. Picture by Kevin Brady

Decade of supporting businesses

Today we launch our annual celebration of all that is great about the businesses in Northumberland.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Mining group invests to tackle emissions

Mining group invests to tackle emissions

A mining business is investing more than £500,000 to help cut emissions at its sites in the area.

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A goods train passing the site of Reston Station shortly after its closure on May 4, 1964.

Could station plan get back on track?

There has been pressure for nearly 20 years to re-open Reston station on the East Coast Main Line.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Northumberland Livestock

Wooler

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Seahouses Harbour

Fishing communities urged to apply for EU funding

Fishing communities stretching from Berwick to North Shields are being urged to make the most of £600,000 funding available to them before the UK exits the European Union.

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Greetings! New card shop set for Morpeth

Greetings! New card shop set for Morpeth

One of the UK’s leading card and gift retailers, Card Factory, is to open a brand new store in Morpeth’s Sanderson Arcade.

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

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Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaking at the North East England Chamber of Commerce business leaders' lunch.

Nicola Sturgeon underlines 'enduring ties' between North East and Scotland

Road and rail links between the North East and Scotland are 'vital connections' that should be enhanced, Nicola Sturgeon told the region's business leaders today.

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Most freight trains now are container trains. Containers are also carried by ships and lorries, so the contents do not have to be disturbed on the journey.

The positive impact of Dr Beeching

Railways were built for freight. When the first railways were built the promoters were astonished when people wanted to use them.

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Wheels to work has enabled Liam Souter to take up a cabinet making apprenticeship near Wallington

Hire scheme sets people on the road to employment

People wanting to start a new job but who don’t have the transport to get there could be on the road to a brighter future.

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