Hexham

Kevan Jones MP

Bus scheme would be bad for Durham and Northumberland, claims MP

MPs in a House of Commons debate clashed over plans for "quality contracts" giving North East councils more control over bus services

Hexham MP says campaigners are at 'last chance saloon' in bid to save greenbelt

Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham
Northumberland County Council says new homes are needed as report is due on One Core Strategy plans within weeks

Animal nutrition expert offers advice on dealing with mycotoxins

Charlie Maclaren of the National Beef Association
Fungi waste product can cause numerous problems among cattle, from reduced milk yield and fertility to leg swelling

New David Almond stage play set for premiere in Alnwick

Rehearsing for Heaven Eyes, by David Almond, in Hexham, left to right, Maria Lindh, Robert Nicholson and Natalie Ann Jamieson
A Hexham-based theatre company is taking an adaptation of David Almond's Heaven Eyes on the road

Business Interview: Nigel Mills, Chairman of The Lakes Distillery

Nigel Mills, Chairman of The Lakes Distillery
Tom Keighley finds out more about his most ambitious project to date, The Lakes Distilley
Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham

Hexham MP says campaigners are at 'last chance saloon' in bid to save greenbelt

Northumberland County Council says new homes are needed as report is due on One Core Strategy plans within weeks

North East can win if councils work together, says MP Guy Opperman

Conservative MP Guy Opperman
Speaking to The Journal at the Conservative conference in Manchester, Mr Opperman, Tory MP for Hexham, also insisted the party had policies which benefitted the North East

Fascinating stories form part of Humshaugh First World War exhibition

Billy Lowes who lost his leg in a shell blast during the First World War
Tynedale village set to showcase stories from First World War as part of an exhibition this weekend
Charlie Maclaren of the National Beef Association

Animal nutrition expert offers advice on dealing with mycotoxins

Fungi waste product can cause numerous problems among cattle, from reduced milk yield and fertility to leg swelling

Business Interview: Nigel Mills, Chairman of The Lakes Distillery

Nigel Mills, Chairman of The Lakes Distillery
Tom Keighley finds out more about his most ambitious project to date, The Lakes Distilley

Appointments: Rural property consultants YoungsRPS appoint two new directors

From left, YoungsRPS new director Edward Boon, head of the Sedgefield office John Turnbull, new recruit Kevin Guy and James Thompson
Two new directors have been appointed at expanding rural property consultants YoungsRPS

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

Dunstanburgh Castle

North East rock sites are some of the best in the UK say geologists

Rehearsing for Heaven Eyes, by David Almond, in Hexham, left to right, Maria Lindh, Robert Nicholson and Natalie Ann Jamieson

New David Almond stage play set for premiere in Alnwick

The newly refurbished exhibition of the Pitmen Painters at Woodhorn Colliery, Ashington. Writer of the original Pitmen Painters book William Feaver (right) and Woodhorn Director Keith Merrin

Woodhorn's pitmen painters gallery benefits from hit play

 

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