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Sunday Apr 20 | Morpeth Herald

Sculpting a statuesque future for public art

UAt the unveiling of the Big 'E' memorial at Ellington Colliery are Ian Lavery president of the NUM, Jack Tubby former Ellington Colliery Managerand Neil Taylor, chairman of the memorial group.

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Related Topix: Arts, Sculpting, World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Northumberland Today

VIDEO: Hundreds of bikers on Easter charity run in Northumberland

Between 700 and 800 bikers joined the 60-mile Easter parade, organised by the Blyth Valley Motorcycle Action Group , and supported by Northumbria Police.

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Related Topix: Life, Easter, Holidays, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England, World News,

Morpeth Herald

Bank holiday arrangements

The Boots Pharmacy in Bridge Street, Morpeth, will be open on Good Friday and Easter Monday, from 10am to 4pm.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

News Post Leader

Location is 'wrong' for new county HQ

The authority is considering moving out of and selling its current County Hall base in Morpeth in a bid to reduce overall costs.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England, Tyne and Wear County, England,

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Morpeth Herald

Hairdressing students are a cut above

Four learners from Northumberland College competed in the final of the Association of Hairdressers and Therapists competition in Blackpool.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Chronicle Live

Community News in Brief: Friday, April 11

The Alcan aluminium smelter near Lynemouth was mothballed in 2012 with the loss of 512 jobs.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England, World News,

News Post Leader

Shortlisted for work in health trust

Community staff nurse Michelle Mitchell and student nurse Ben Swinney who have been nominated for Student Nursing Times Awards 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Morpeth Herald

County Hall report 'full of holes'

The Northumberland County Council administration is suggesting that County Hall can be closed and a smaller headquarters can be set up in Ashington.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England,

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Morpeth Herald

Not everyone can get online to get off line

The car park and the now-disused bus stop at Morpeth station were constructed c1978 as part of an agreement between British Rail and Northumberland County Council to increase the frequency of the occasional services calling at Morpeth to become hourly, at the expense of the local services north of Morpeth, which were reduced to just the one ... (more)

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Chronicle Live

Ashington pirate hunter Nick Dunn enjoys taste of freedom

The 28-year-old, from Ashington in Northumberland , was released on bail last week and must remain in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Chennai as he and 32 colleagues await their next court appearance.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Mon Apr 07, 2014

News Post Leader

Fire services continue to grow youth project

Cross-border working between the Northumberland and Scottish fire and rescue services produced a day of international football fun for local youngsters.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England, Strathclyde County, Scotland,

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Chronicle Live

Former soldier Nick Dunn freed from Indian jail after almost six months

Police searching for missing pensioner Thomas Diggle have handed out leaflets to families in Corbridge in a bid to trace his last movements Keep up to date with all the build-up, action and reaction to Newcastle United's Premier League Manchester United at St James' Park - join us live from 1:45pm for all the build-up Children's TV star Mister ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Fri Apr 04, 2014

News Post Leader

A nostalgic look back at schools

A new historical DVD that takes a look at schools and childhood in south east Northumberland has been put together.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England,

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Indy Media

Are We Heading for an Environmental Crisis if UK Coal go Bust?

If UK Coal go bust, the following six surface mine sites may be mothballed or abandoned, leaving them as un-restored and environmental scares on the local landscape: Butterwell, Huntington Lane, Park Wall North, Potland Burn, Lodgre House and Minorca THE LOOSE ANTI OPENCAST NETWORK LAON PR 3 -2014 4/4/14 ARE WE HEADING FOR AN ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS ... (more)

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Daily Mail

'Being able to tuck them up at night is the best feeling ever':...

PICTURED: The Fort Hood shooter who killed three and injured 16 as it is revealed he was being assessed for PTSD, was taking Ambien and never saw combat in his one tour of Iraq From a palace for a little Princess to sleeping under the stars on a pile of rubbish: Photographs from around the world show where our children slumber 'Being able to tuck ... (more)

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Chronicle Live

Remember When: Ashington Colliery - now and then

If our daily "now and then" feature sometimes shows locations that are essentially unchanged over time, today's pictures show two radically different scenes at the same spot In our recent Remember When Miners' Strike 30-year special pull-out, we looked at what had become of the 19 pits on the Durham-Northumberland coalfield in the years after the ... (more)

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News Guardian

Cancer charity seeks support of local people

Macmillan cancer support is appealing to the Northumberland public for help to make sure no one in the local area faces cancer alone.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Chronicle Live

Nick Dunn: Hopes high for seaman charges to be dropped

Loved ones of the pirate-hunter hope that a court hearing will quash the charges he is currently facing in India Hatem Ben Arfa's Newcastle United career may be over after he was hauled off at half-time in the defeat at Southampton To celebrate the launch of ScotlandNow.com, a brand new website for Scots everywhere, The Chronicle has teamed up with ... (more)

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Related Topix: Piracy News, World News, India, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Fri Mar 28, 2014

News Post Leader

Ceremony marks start of new A 21m centre

REF 2803146961 A special ground-breaking ceremony was held on Friday at the site -the former Asda retail store and car park in Lintonville Terrace.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Pocklington Today

Indian court grants bail to former British soldiers on anti-piracy protection ship

Five former British soldiers jailed in India, including one from Pocklington, have been granted bail, the maritime charity helping them has said.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Northumberland County, England, Cumbria County, England, India

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