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Ponteland

A computer generated image of what Holyrood House will look like

Tyneside care home operator creates 100 jobs in Wakefield

Crown Care, the care home division of Tyneside-based Ladhar Group, has opened a luxury home in Wakefield

Classical work inspired by the story of the Chilean miners comes to Sage Gateshead

David Temple, musical director of the Hertfordshire Chorus, at the memorial to the victims of the Hartley pit disaster
Rob Barnes took in James McCarthy's beautiful work, which featured choral contributions from four North East schools

Auction Marts: Acklington, Carlisle, Darlington, Hexham, Scots Gap, Wigron and Wooler

At Borderway Dairy Day sale, a heifer from WC&J Leek sold for £2.500. Pictured, from left, are vendor Ian Leek, sponsor Vicki Edgar from NMR and auctioneer Glyn Lucas
Reports from this week's mart sales at Acklington, Carlisle, Darlington, Hexham, Scots Gap, Wigron and Wooler

Double celebration for red kites at Gateshead this weekend

A celebration of red kites return to the North East will be marked in Gateshead this weekend

Service to remember top North East wildlife artist James Alder

Artist James Alder with his painting of the wild cattle of Chillingham
Exhibition and service celebrates the life and works of Ponteland artist and ornithologist James Alder

Double celebration for red kites at Gateshead this weekend

A celebration of red kites return to the North East will be marked in Gateshead this weekend

Service to remember top North East wildlife artist James Alder

Artist James Alder with his painting of the wild cattle of Chillingham
Exhibition and service celebrates the life and works of Ponteland artist and ornithologist James Alder

Northumberland warned over delays to green belt safeguards

Residents from Hexham, who are against houses being built on green belt near their homes
Hexham Conservative Guy Opperman hits out at Northumberland County Council over delays to Local Plan
A computer generated image of what Holyrood House will look like

Tyneside care home operator creates 100 jobs in Wakefield

Crown Care, the care home division of Tyneside-based Ladhar Group, has opened a luxury home in Wakefield

Auction Marts: Acklington, Carlisle, Darlington, Hexham, Scots Gap, Wigron and Wooler

At Borderway Dairy Day sale, a heifer from WC&J Leek sold for £2.500. Pictured, from left, are vendor Ian Leek, sponsor Vicki Edgar from NMR and auctioneer Glyn Lucas
Reports from this week's mart sales at Acklington, Carlisle, Darlington, Hexham, Scots Gap, Wigron and Wooler

Northumberland entrepreneur acquires maintenance company

Dave Tilley, Stewart Openshaw and Phil Allison
David Tilley ran Ponteland-based D W Tilley for 24 years until he sold the business to support services group Mitie in a deal worth more than £7.5m in 2008

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

Laura Weightman of England celebrates winning silver in the Women's 1500 metres final at Hampden Park during day six of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

Messages of congratulations pour in for Northumberland runner Laura Weightman

Winter Dawn over Hadrian's Wall, by Wayne Brittle. Landscape Photographer of the Year awards.

Race for Heathrow Airport advertising: 11 glorious pictures of Hadrian's Wall

Newcastle International Airport

Newcastle Airport urges more support for North East in £1m Heathrow competition

 

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