Ponteland

Sally Hutt on Warlaw Pike

Northumberland climber ascends 50 hills to raise funds for schools charity

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

Milk price cuts are a growing threat to the dairy industry

Rob Harrison, NFU dairy board chairman
Farmers from the North East say recent milk price cuts cut see more and more people leaving the industry

Hexham MP Guy Opperman: Green belt homes plan is 'against wishes of locals'

MP Guy Opperman
Hexham MP Guy Opperman has accused developer Lugano of a "speculative" attempt to build homes on green belt at Ponteland

Battle lines drawn ahead of Ponteland green belt homes inquiry

Protesters from Darras Hall at Birney Hill Farm, where a large housing development in proposed
Battle lines have been drawn ahead of an inquiry into plans for hundreds of homes on green belt at Ponteland
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
Andrew Fox, incoming general manager at Crowne Plaza Newcastle

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

Northumberland man Andrew Fox has been appointed to the soon-to-be-completed 251 bed hotel

Milk price cuts are a growing threat to the dairy industry

Rob Harrison, NFU dairy board chairman
Farmers from the North East say recent milk price cuts cut see more and more people leaving the industry

Is this the smallest small business ever? Coffee entrepreneurs set up on tiny Newcastle site

Joe Meagher, who owns Lola's Coffee next Newcastle Central Station
Joe Meagher and Josh Thompson have established Lola's Coffee in the area outside Science Bar, near Central Station

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

The home of Denise and Crispian Strachan at Clifton near Morpeth

Property gallery and video: Victorian love of space and style near Morpeth

Tragic Bailey Brown, 11, from Alnwick in Northumberland

Family of Bailey Brown from Alnwick pay loving tribute after Christmas Eve death

Alnwick councillor Gordon Castle

Alnwick councillor Gordon Castle set to end 50 years of biking

 

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