Ponteland

A red squirrel, with a nut in it's mouth at Kielder Forest

RSPB survey reveals wildlife use of North East gardens

RSPB project enlisted thousands ofobservers in region to record sightings of birds and animals in their own gardens

Cold brew coffee hits Fenwick's shelves thanks to Ponteland-based entrepreneur

Josh Thompson of The Speciality Coffee Company
Josh Thompson, who runs The Specialty Coffee Company and is co-founder of Lola's Coffee, has launched Point Blank Cold Brew

Hexham Auction Mart chairman appointed as Northumberland County Show judge

The Northumberland County Show
Brian Rogerson has been lined up to judge the champion of champions prize at the Northumberland County Show

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
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
Josh Thompson of The Speciality Coffee Company

Cold brew coffee hits Fenwick's shelves thanks to Ponteland-based entrepreneur

Josh Thompson, who runs The Specialty Coffee Company and is co-founder of Lola's Coffee, has launched Point Blank Cold Brew

Hexham Auction Mart chairman appointed as Northumberland County Show judge

The Northumberland County Show
Brian Rogerson has been lined up to judge the champion of champions prize at the Northumberland County Show

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

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.

Videos & Photos

Janet and George Proud of Riding Mill

Property gallery: Riding Mill family home sits in beautiful grounds

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

 

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