Ponteland

Paul Brannen MEP

MEP Paul Brannen adds voice to the dairy debate

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

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
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
Paul Brannen MEP

MEP Paul Brannen adds voice to the dairy debate

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

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

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

Wild Mushrooms with Black Grouse Porter from Rhian Cradock at The Feathers Inn

Regional recipes from Northumberland and County Durham to tickle the tastebuds of tourists

The NEPIC Annual Awards Dinner 2015, NEPIC Staff: Lynne Aungiers; Astley Fenwick; Paul Butler; Joanne Rout; Stan Higgins; Louise Gwynne-Jones; John Brady; Ebba McGuigan; Felix OHare

NEPIC Annual Awards: High flyers recognised at industry awards bash

Helen Gavin at her home in Felton

Property gallery: Felton family home is the perfect escape in the country

 

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