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  1. Breaking tradition with Jodie's designRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | News Post Leader

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. MP Ian Lavery has broken with Parliamentary tradition by sending out a Christmas card designed exclusively for him by a schoolgirl from his Wansbeck constituency.

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  2. Jobs boost from new Northumberland hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In January, the trust will be advertising more than 100 new jobs for its Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital when it opens in Cramlington next summer.

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  3. Northumberland businessman's 4QCancer clothing range launched to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Chronicle Live

    Mark Baxter, of Bedlington, came up with the idea to brand hoodies and t-shirt after his wife was diagnosed with breast cancer Mark Baxter of the Copper Kattle Cafe in Ashington who is selling T-Shirts and hoodies to raise cash for 4QCancer charity Mark Baxter, of Bedlington , is selling hoodies and t-shirts branded with the slogan '4Q Cancer' in an effort to raise an ambitious A 100,000 for Northumberland cancer charities by July next year. The 45-year-old, who runs Copper Kettle in Ashington , was inspired by his wife Claire's battle with breast cancer, following her diagnosis eight years ago.

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  4. 'Donations bring comfort'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A widow whose late husband has helped transform people's lives by donating vital organs says she takes great comfort from knowing he has made a difference.

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  5. Northumberland is dying on its feet, claims local Labour MP Ian LaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Chronicle Live

    A stark warning has been issued about the future of Northumberland , which has been described as a political no man's land that is dying on its feet. It was delivered by the Labour MP for Wansbeck, Ian Lavery , after official figures revealed it to be one of the worst-performing economic areas in the whole of Britain.

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  6. Woman in her 40s dies after crash on the A1 in NorthumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Chronicle Live

    The woman, in her 40s, died following the collision involving an HGV and two cars two miles North of Alnwick at 7am. The driver of the second car, a man aged in his 30s, was cut from his vehicle by three Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service crews from Alnwick, Amble and Belford.

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  7. Northumberland prison is a 'powder keg' according to MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Chronicle Live

    The prison service is "a powder keg" and it's only a matter of time before staff are seriously hurt, an MP has warned. Ian Lavery, Labour MP for Wansbeck, urged Ministers to act over a dramatic increase in assaults on prison officer staff.

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  8. Events to raise cash for family who lost a little girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Northumberland Today

    A series of events are being held to raise funds for the family of a six-year-old girl who died last month. Clover Nolan passed away in the early hours of Monday, November 24, after a streptococcal infection led to sepsis which caused her body to shut down.

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  9. Two-tier plan approved by councillorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | News Post Leader

    Under the initiative, both Hirst Park and Ashington Bothal middle schools would close in August 2015 while the age range would be extended to 11 to 18 years for Ashington High School. The age ranges would also be extended for Ashington Central and Ashington Wansbeck first schools to cater for children up to the age of 11. And on Tuesday, Northumberland County Council's policy board approved the plans including a multi-million investment at the high school.

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  10. Broadband speeds rocket at county business parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. New fast broadband installed at Coopies Lane, Morpeth with Simon Roberson-Regional Partnership Director BT, Coun Dave Ledger, MP Ian Lavery, James Bell-Sales Director-Marine Megastore and Richard Pattinson-MD Marine Megastore.

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  11. Works agreed for problem at plots siteRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Morpeth Herald

    At a meeting earlier this year, residents informed representatives of Northumberland County Council and the Environment Agency that a blocked underground culvert at the Middle Greens site is causing problems at some of the plots. It carries water from the Allery Burn through the site, running under two allotments, before going under the road at the end of Bennett's Walk and discharging into the River Wansbeck.

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  12. Darlington man, 20, airlifted after off-road motorcycle fall in NorthumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Northern Echo

    The North-East Air Ambulance was called to an inaccessible area near Ashington at 1.45pm after the 20-year-old fell from the off-road machine. "The patient was attended by NEAS paramedics who requested the help of the Great North Air Ambulance.

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  13. Your Team: The Parkhead & Wansbeck Powersports ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Chronicle Live

    The Parkhead & Wansbeck Powersports Club is based in Ashington , Northumberland. The club accommodates for members of all age and ability.

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  14. A1 dualling details are finally announced as A 290m package is revealed by David CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Chronicle Live

    The Prime Minister will be in Northumberland to reveal investment for the long-awaited dualling of a 13-mile stretch of the road from Newcastle to Ellingham after decades of campaigning by local people. He will outline how the dualled carriageway will link the Morpeth and Alnwick bypasses and a package of enhancements for the A1 north of Ellingham will include three stretches of climbing lanes - totalling 2.5 miles - and five junctions.

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  15. Parking at Northumberland country parks set to become freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Chronicle Live

    Proposals include cutting parking fees at Druridge Bay, Blyth Links and Ashington's QEII - as Labour aim to increase visitor numbers The move would follow April's axing of council car park fees in eight towns and villages, including Alnwick , Morpeth and Berwick, aimed at increasing visitors numbers and addressing inequality with the south east of the county, which had not charged. Now Northumberland County Council's Labour administration has included getting rid of charges in country parks ranging from Blyth Links to Bolam Lake and Druridge Bay to Ashington's QE II, in its budget proposals for 2015/16.

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  16. Our little girl simply didn't deserve to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Northumberland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The heartbroken parents of a young girl who died following an infection feel more could have been done to prevent her death.

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  17. Proposal to expand food store scrappedRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | News Post Leader

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Tesco had been looking at expanding its store in Market Place, Front Street, for a number of years in a multi-million pound development.

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  18. Nurse giggled as he photoed colleague performing procedure on man's genitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mirror.co.uk

    Stuart McKenzie told fellow worker Margaret Duffy to apply a medical 'cuff' to the patient - used to diagnose urinary tract symptoms A nurse giggled as he photoed a colleague performing a procedure on a man's genitals, a disciplinary panel has heard. Stuart McKenzie told fellow worker Margaret Duffy to apply a medical 'cuff' to the patient and took out his phone to take pictures of it.

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  19. Chloe Beaney: Teenage girl may only have days to live unless donor heart can be foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    She was admitted to hospital two weeks ago and put at the top of the transplant list, having seen her health rapidly deteriorate since summer A teenage girl with a rare cancer may only have days to live unless a donor heart can be found. Chloe Beaney's desperate family are glued to the bedside of the 14-year-old awaiting news that would save her life.

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  20. Plans submitted to the councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. East Chevington: Jessie Johnston, land north west and north east of Woodside Farm Cottages, Red Row, construction of ten spans of 20kV overhead line, replace openwire LV network between poles 19-24 with aerial bunched plastic-coated conductor, upon completion the LV network from pole 19 to pole 1 will be removed.

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