Ponteland

Newcastle young offenders pay back society with environmental graft

Reparation scheme celebrating first birthday of project set up to benefit environment and themselves

NFU appoints Samantha Davies as new county adviser

The NFUs new specialist adviser for farmers in Northumberland and North Durham, Samantha Davies
Samantha Davies, who farms in Ponteland, has taken over from Richard Potts who now works as a European Policy Adviser

MEP Paul Brannen adds voice to the dairy debate

Paul Brannen MEP
Paul Brannen MEP has visited a dairy farm in Northumberland to see firsthand the impact of the recent milk price crisis

Northumberland climber ascends 50 hills to raise funds for schools charity

Sally Hutt on Warlaw Pike
Sally marks 50th birthday year with same number of hill climbs after visit to Kenyan school in need

General manager appointed to forthcoming Crowne Plaza at Newcastle's Stephenson Quarter

Andrew Fox, incoming general manager at Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Northumberland man Andrew Fox has been appointed to the soon-to-be-completed 251 bed hotel
Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham

Northumberland County Council looking to scrap 300 acres of greenbelt around Ponteland, MP claims

Northumberland County Council is looking to scrap around 300 acres of greenbelt around Ponteland, MP Guy Opperman has claimed

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

Ponteland wildlife artist James Alder has book published after 60 years

James Alder, painted by his artist friend John Gilroy
A book on shipyard kestrels by James Alder is finally finished after 60 years and many visits to a Tyneside shipyard
The NFUs new specialist adviser for farmers in Northumberland and North Durham, Samantha Davies

NFU appoints Samantha Davies as new county adviser

Samantha Davies, who farms in Ponteland, has taken over from Richard Potts who now works as a European Policy Adviser

MEP Paul Brannen adds voice to the dairy debate

Paul Brannen MEP
Paul Brannen MEP has visited a dairy farm in Northumberland to see firsthand the impact of the recent milk price crisis

General manager appointed to forthcoming Crowne Plaza at Newcastle's Stephenson Quarter

Andrew Fox, incoming general manager at Crowne Plaza Newcastle
Northumberland man Andrew Fox has been appointed to the soon-to-be-completed 251 bed hotel

About Ponteland

Ponteland is a town to the north-west of Newcastle situated in the county of Northumberland. It is home to Northumbria Police's headquarters and the affluent Darras Hall housing estate where many Newcastle United footballers live. Newcastle Airport is located close by.

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The North East Excellence Awards 2015.

North East Hotel Excellence Awards celebrate the best in the industry

NE Business Awards, Marriott Gosforth.

The Tyneside and Northumberland Business Awards 2015: the night in full

Eldon Leisure redevelopment, behind the scenes as work commences

Eldon Leisure Centre: First pictures of how £3m refurbishment work is going

 

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