Cramlington

Comedian and actor Ross Noble

Ross Noble to make musical debut in The Producers at Sunderland Empire in May

The Cramlington-born comedian will join the cast a few days earlier than planned to entertain his native North East audience

Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

Company started by two cousins in a garage has grown to have turnover of £17.4m and nearly 100 employees

Howard Russell in Cramlington continue to expand following latest contract wins

From left to right, the senior management team driving forward Howard Russell - Joe Prouse, Barry Wilkinson, David Varty, Craig Muldoon and Ian Goss
The construction firm has taken on three new members of staff following further new contract wins of £2m in the last month

South Tyneside butcher Dicksons forges ahead with expansion after growing sales by 8%

Michael Dickson (front), Christopher Welch (left) and Tom Wills (right) from Sintons outside one of Dicksons most recently opened shops in Cramlington
The firm which started in one small shop in South Shields now has 24 outlets, and is keen to expand itsretail side

Port of Blyth crane manoeuvre marks latest in Enterprise Zone development

The 100 tonne mobile port crane at Port of Blyth's Wimbourne quay
A 100-tonne lift capacity crane was moved across the River Blyth as part of plans to develop the Port for offshore companies
A red squirrel, with a nut in it's mouth at Kielder Forest

Survey gives hope as red squirrels hold their own

North East's red squirrels hang on to their territory in face of grey advance, a new study suggests

Cramlington Town Council leaders accuse rivals of 'playing politics with disability'

In front of the Surveyors House in Cramlington are from left cllrs Barry Flux, John Collins and Wayne Daley
Labour leaders on Cramlington Town Council have accused Conservative rivals of "playing politics with disability" over a house purchase

Students wins talent show and a top slot at Northumberland Live festival

Joe Allan, 19, is set to perform to crowds of up to 5,000 at Blyth this weekend

Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

Company started by two cousins in a garage has grown to have turnover of £17.4m and nearly 100 employees

Howard Russell in Cramlington continue to expand following latest contract wins

From left to right, the senior management team driving forward Howard Russell - Joe Prouse, Barry Wilkinson, David Varty, Craig Muldoon and Ian Goss
The construction firm has taken on three new members of staff following further new contract wins of £2m in the last month

South Tyneside butcher Dicksons forges ahead with expansion after growing sales by 8%

Michael Dickson (front), Christopher Welch (left) and Tom Wills (right) from Sintons outside one of Dicksons most recently opened shops in Cramlington
The firm which started in one small shop in South Shields now has 24 outlets, and is keen to expand itsretail side

About Cramlington

Cramlington is a town in Northumberland and during World War 1, No. 36 Home Defence Squadron, which protected the North East of England, was based there. In 1964 it was proclaimed a New Town after large housing estates were built. It is now home to Manor Walks shopping centre, Concordia leisure centre and huge land sculpture Northumberlandia.

Videos & Photos

Views from the home of Richard and Rosalind Maudslay in Brinkburn, Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland home makes the most of natural light

Andrew James celebrates as Durham firm is named North East Company of the Year

The Gazette and Journal North East Business awards final 2015 at Hardwick Hall Co Durham. Winners Andrew Tomlinson and James Buckle from Andrew James online retail

North East Business Awards: Durham's Andrew James named company of the year

 

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