Hexham

Conservative MP Guy Opperman

North East can win if councils work together, says 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

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

Judy Willis announced as new Northumberland County Show event organiser and secretary

Judy Willis, the new Events Organiser and Show Secretary at Northumberland County Show
Former police force worker Judy Willis has been named as the successor to Gaynor Scandle

Opera singer Jon Stainsby finally gets to sing on home soil

Jon Stainsby who appears as the Speaker of the Temple in Mozart's The Magic Flute
A new operatic venture sees top class productions reaching places most opera companies never reach

Hexham's Pudding Parlour targets Newcastle market with Fenwick concession counter

Greg and Kristy Giblin of The Pudding Parlour
American-inspired bakery a year ahead of business plan as customer demand increases
Conservative MP Guy Opperman

North East can win if councils work together, says 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

Survey gives hope as red squirrels hold their own

A red squirrel, with a nut in it's mouth at Kielder Forest
North East's red squirrels hang on to their territory in face of grey advance, a new study suggests
From left, YoungsRPS new director Edward Boon, head of the Sedgefield office John Turnbull, new recruit Kevin Guy and James Thompson

Appointments: Rural property consultants YoungsRPS appoint two new directors

Two new directors have been appointed at expanding rural property consultants YoungsRPS

Judy Willis announced as new Northumberland County Show event organiser and secretary

Judy Willis, the new Events Organiser and Show Secretary at Northumberland County Show
Former police force worker Judy Willis has been named as the successor to Gaynor Scandle

Hexham's Pudding Parlour targets Newcastle market with Fenwick concession counter

Greg and Kristy Giblin of The Pudding Parlour
American-inspired bakery a year ahead of business plan as customer demand increases

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

35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

35 under 35: Meet the rising stars of North East business

Award winning classical trumpeter Alison Balsom visiting Hawthorn primary school Newcastle with children from the schools symphony orchestra updated

Award-winning trumpeter Alison Balsom hears the Hawthorn Symphony Orchestra in Newcastle

Allen Valleys Folk Festival

Allen Valleys folk festival set for lift off this weekend

 

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