Alnwick

Joe and Muriel Brattisani of Branxton

'We're not English or Scottish': how Scottish independence could transform life in the Borders

People living along the England/Scotland border say they are in the dark over how this week's referendum will effect their lives

Survey gives hope as red squirrels hold their own

A red squirrel, with a nut in it's mouth at Kielder Forest
North East's red squirrels hang on to their territory in face of grey advance, a new study suggests

Royal Family representative Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison dies aged 88

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother unveils a plaque at Tyne Tees Television with chairman Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison on 14 June 1989
Northumberland landowner and visionary Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison, of Alnwick, has died at the age of 88

Duke of Northumberland says Scottish independence would "cause difficulties"

The Duke of Northumberland
The Duke says he crosses the border every day and there is no difference between one side and the other

Beekeeper urges farmers to join Northumberland course

Beekeeper Brian Ridley
Keeping bees can increase yields and boost the environment, says Northumberland expert
Joe and Muriel Brattisani of Branxton

'We're not English or Scottish': how Scottish independence could transform life in the Borders

People living along the England/Scotland border say they are in the dark over how this week's referendum will effect their lives

Survey gives hope as red squirrels hold their own

A red squirrel, with a nut in it's mouth at Kielder Forest
North East's red squirrels hang on to their territory in face of grey advance, a new study suggests

Duke of Northumberland says Scottish independence would "cause difficulties"

The Duke of Northumberland
The Duke says he crosses the border every day and there is no difference between one side and the other
Beekeeper Brian Ridley

Beekeeper urges farmers to join Northumberland course

Keeping bees can increase yields and boost the environment, says Northumberland expert

North East estate agency Pattinson unveils growth plans

Caroline Pattinson, managing director of Pattinsons estate agency
Pattinson's new managing director is expanding the business to take advantage of an upswing in the housing market

Network Northumberland business expo announced

White Swan Hotel in Alnwick, Northumberland
A call out has been made for firms to sign up for the Network Northumberland expo to be held in Alnwick

About Alnwick

Alnwick is a small, picturesque market town in north Northumberland and dates back to approximately AD 600. Over the centuries it has thrived as an agricultural centre but now relies on local shops and businesses, such as Barter Books. It is home to Alnwick Castle, one of the homes the Duke of Northumberland, and The Alnwick Gardens.

Videos & Photos

A dam being built on the river Wansbeck at Mitford to stop future flooding in nearby Morpeth

Wansbeck returns to original course after flooding prevention work

Objects up for auction from Ayton Castle. Chris Wilkinson with huge wardrobe

Ayton Castle historic treasures go under the hammer at Railton's auctioneers

Organiser Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell

Curtain comes up on the first chapter of The Lindisfarne Story tour

 

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