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Richard Wearmouth, Chairman of Morpeth and Wansbeck Conservative Association outside Netherton Workmans Social Club in Bedlington, Northumberland.

Candidate is 'local' - to both Northumberland and London

Berwick parliamentary candidate Julie Pörksen has been accused of hypocrisy by political rivals over her claims to be 'local'

Patients in Northumberland facing 'tartan curtain' over healthcare

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
A "tartan curtain" is blocking access to healthcare services in Scotland, Sir Alan Beith has claimed

Lights to go out in commemoration of the outbreak of war

Inside a WW1 trench with British and captured German soldiers, who have been disarmed although the picture from Annan's Frederick Gibbs shows they have still retained their ration tins and even a pipe.
Businesses, institutions and individuals are being asked to switch lights off as people reflect on a fateful moment in history

First World War brings a community together at The Maltings in Berwick

Some of the young cast members of new play Sam and Isla Forever
Thirty six amateur actors are performing in a new play by Bob Wilkinson at The Maltings in Berwick

Judge slams Northumberland County Council over wind farm 'technicality'

Northumberland wind farm protestor Andrew Joicey
A high court judge has criticised a council for trying to derail a legal challenge because it received a photocopy of a document
Richard Wearmouth, Chairman of Morpeth and Wansbeck Conservative Association outside Netherton Workmans Social Club in Bedlington, Northumberland.

Candidate is 'local' - to both Northumberland and London

Berwick parliamentary candidate Julie Pörksen has been accused of hypocrisy by political rivals over her claims to be 'local'

Patients in Northumberland facing 'tartan curtain' over healthcare

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
A "tartan curtain" is blocking access to healthcare services in Scotland, Sir Alan Beith has claimed

Judge slams Northumberland County Council over wind farm 'technicality'

Northumberland wind farm protestor Andrew Joicey
A high court judge has criticised a council for trying to derail a legal challenge because it received a photocopy of a document
Single carriageway section of the A1 in Northumberland

Dualling A1 could bring in nearly £400m to North East economy

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Northumberland County Council report shows economic case of dualling the A1 North of Newcastle

Company launched to help North East communities build their own wind turbines

Wind turbines in Northumberland
The social business, Community Renewable Energy, CoRE, organised the installation of the turbine working along with Berwick Trust

Business, transport and schools to gain from massive investment in the North East

Transport, business, innovation and schools programm
Transport, business, innovation - and that schools challenge we desperately need - all boosted as Government unveils £300m programme of investment for North East

About Berwick

Berwick-upon-Tweed is the northernmost town in England situated 2½ miles south of the Scottish border. It is on Northumberland’s east coast at the mouth of the River Tweed and was originally founded as an Anglo-Saxon settlement. For over 400 years it was central to the border war between England and Scotland. It is now a traditional market town.

Videos & Photos

Inside a WW1 trench with British and captured German soldiers, who have been disarmed although the picture from Annan's Frederick Gibbs shows they have still retained their ration tins and even a pipe.

Lights to go out in commemoration of the outbreak of war

(left) Sam W. Heads, paleoentomologist; and Jared Thomas, lab techncian

North East scientist explores 20-million year old world

Laura Weightman of England celebrates winning silver in the Women's 1500 metres final at Hampden Park during day six of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

Messages of congratulations pour in for Northumberland runner Laura Weightman

 

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