Hexham

Beef cattle

British Red Tractor assured beef as popular as ever, says NFU, as week of celebrations kicks off

Great British Beef Week raises money for the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Insitution, which helps those in difficulty within the farming industry

NBA Beef Expo 2015 to include experts' seminars on current and future technology

NBA Beef Expo 2015 committee member Mike Powley
Discussions will demonstrate how technology can save time and money, and ultimately resolve problems

Property pictures: Modern Northumberland mansion that's soon to be a TV star

Halton Grange, the home of Anne and Alex Holliday in Wall, near Hexham
This magnificent modern mansion in the Tynedale village of Wall has been filmed by television crews three times

Stage production of Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray comes to Hexham, Alnwick and Blyth

European Arts' production of Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray is coming to Hexham, Alnwick and Blyth
European Arts are bringing a top cast including Downton Abbey's Guy Warren-Thomas and Eastenders' Basil Hallward to the North East

North East to appoint jobs creation chief - but only on a short term basis

Paul Woolston
Long search for chief executive of North East Local Enterprise Partnership to continue after interim appointment
George Osborne sits down after delivering his Budget statement to the House of Commons

Chancellor backs North Sea gas and oil but is criticised for failing to tackle infrastructure

Labour react as George Osborne makes his final Budget before the General Election

Kate Thick: As a species we are jolly good at putting our head in the sand

Syrian refugee boy Heval, with a bady injured leg suffered in bombing attack, mum Nuseiba at the Qushtapa refugee camp near Erbil in Kurdish Iraq
Journal columnist Kate Thick on why she wants to slap David Cameron and his cronies across the face

Journal opinion: A bad report - but a good response

Children at school raising their hands
The Journal's opinion column for Saturday, February 14, in which we say poor Ofsted reports are not yet a cause for crisis in Northumberland
Beef cattle

British Red Tractor assured beef as popular as ever, says NFU, as week of celebrations kicks off

Great British Beef Week raises money for the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Insitution, which helps those in difficulty within the farming industry

NBA Beef Expo 2015 to include experts' seminars on current and future technology

NBA Beef Expo 2015 committee member Mike Powley
Discussions will demonstrate how technology can save time and money, and ultimately resolve problems

North East to appoint jobs creation chief - but only on a short term basis

Paul Woolston
Long search for chief executive of North East Local Enterprise Partnership to continue after interim appointment

About Hexham

Hexham is a market town 25 miles west of Newcastle, located in the Tyne Valley in the county of Northumberland. It is surrounded by small towns and villages including Corbridge, Riding Mill, Stocksfield & Wylam to the east; Acomb & Bellingham to the north; Alston & Allendale to the south; and Haydon Bridge, Bardon Mill & Haltwhistle to the west.

Videos & Photos

Skydancer Hen Harrier

Northumberland film makers take up cause of threatened bird of prey

Pat Reed with son Paul at Thirston House in Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland family home serves up a slice of history

Amanda Vigar, of V&A Vigar & Co (Darlington) LLP and Mohammed Bashir and Christine Bell, of Boro Taxis. Picture: Keith Taylor

Stewart McNicholl is named as North East young director of the year

 

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