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Berwick

Groups and individuals honoured for making Northumberland a better place

Duchess of Northumberland hands out Love Northumberland awards to community and volunteer groups

Government says under fire council still paying significant travel subsidies

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
The government has claimed under fire Northumberland County Council is still paying significant travel subsidies for students

Young archaeologists win chance to take part in professional dig in Northumberland

William Allis and Elizabeth Allis
William and Elizabeth Allis, of the Flodden, Northumberland, branch of the Young Archaeologists Club, won the national Dig It Excavation Competition

New minister urged to intervene over Northumberland transport charges

Berwick’s Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate Julie Pörksen
New education minister Nicky Morgan has been asked to halt Northumberland County Council's decision to introduce transport charges for students

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

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Single carriageway section of the A1 in Northumberland
Northumberland County Council report shows economic case of dualling the A1 North of Newcastle

Groups and individuals honoured for making Northumberland a better place

Duchess of Northumberland hands out Love Northumberland awards to community and volunteer groups

Government says under fire council still paying significant travel subsidies

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
The government has claimed under fire Northumberland County Council is still paying significant travel subsidies for students

Young archaeologists win chance to take part in professional dig in Northumberland

William Allis and Elizabeth Allis
William and Elizabeth Allis, of the Flodden, Northumberland, branch of the Young Archaeologists Club, won the national Dig It Excavation Competition
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

Ron Freeman from Newbiggin by the Sea, who has just won the Birdman of Worthing title

Champion Birdman Ron Freeman has smashed two world records

James Andrew Smithson (pictured with his family), of Benwell, was awarded the military medal for bravery

Your World War One Heroes: See the third gallery and send your family's story

Alma Grant nee McNay, of Bearpark, fell in love with the soldier she nursed

Your World War One Heroes: See the second gallery and send your family's story

 

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