Blyth

Port of Blyth Chef Executive Martin Lawlor

Port of Blyth joins Rio de Janeiro and Singapore as one of three sites to house oil spill response equipment

The Northumberland port has won a competitive tender to station equipment that will be used across the Northern Hemisphere

Ed Miliband: We'll heal the NHS with 20,000 extra nurses

Labour Leader Ed Miliband on stage at Manchester Central, during the Labour Party Annual Conference updated
Labour leader Ed Miliband said he was ready to lead Britain with a detailed and workmanlike speech

Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell calls for regional assembly after no vote

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell
Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell has called for a regional assembly on the back of the no vote on Scottish independence

Claims Ed Miliband is considering a guarded border with Scotland are 'ridiculous', a North East MP has said

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell
Ronnie Campbell, MP for Blyth Valley has slammed Sunday newspaper claims that Labour plans a guarded border with Scotland

Peter Lovering: If Northumberland is to prosper then it needs proper rail links

Nine out of 10 trains must run on time starting from spring next year
Northumberland businessman says we should be concentrating our efforts not on HS2, but on the East Coast Main Line
Labour Leader Ed Miliband on stage at Manchester Central, during the Labour Party Annual Conference updated

Ed Miliband: We'll heal the NHS with 20,000 extra nurses

Labour leader Ed Miliband said he was ready to lead Britain with a detailed and workmanlike speech

Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell calls for regional assembly after no vote

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell
Blyth MP Ronnie Campbell has called for a regional assembly on the back of the no vote on Scottish independence

Claims Ed Miliband is considering a guarded border with Scotland are 'ridiculous', a North East MP has said

Blyth Valley MP Ronnie Campbell
Ronnie Campbell, MP for Blyth Valley has slammed Sunday newspaper claims that Labour plans a guarded border with Scotland
Port of Blyth Chef Executive Martin Lawlor

Port of Blyth joins Rio de Janeiro and Singapore as one of three sites to house oil spill response equipment

The Northumberland port has won a competitive tender to station equipment that will be used across the Northern Hemisphere

Multi-million pound offshore gangway system delivered through North East partnership

MaXccess gangway
Tyne Gangway and Osbit Power manufactured the MaXccess gangway system for use off the coast of Angola

Tharsus Group makes final of national manufacturing awards

Quality engineer Simon Turnbull working in the factory at Tharsus
Blyth firm Tharsus Group has enjoyed growing recognition since become an original equipment design and manufacturer

About Blyth

Blyth is a town in Northumberland which relied on coal-mining, shipbuilding and fishing. Now it is a successful port, shipping paper and pulp from Scandinavia to newspaper industries in the UK, as well as being home to renewable energy sources. During both World Wars, its shipyards built ships for the Royal Navy including HMS Ark Royal in 1914.

Videos & Photos

The home of Viz founder Chris Donald

Property gallery: Viz founder Chris Donald's Northumberland home up for sale

Anna Hedworth AKA The Grazer for her food blog and the queen of pop-up restaurants- has just opened her own Cafe. The Cook House, in two shipping containers in the Ouseburn Valley

New café named 'Cook House' pops up in Newcastle's Ouseburn

Kate Ford who won the Journal Whodunnit competition in 1984 and won a sapphire necklace which is now up for auction at Anderson Garland

The Journal murder mystery competition prize up for auction 30 years on

 

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