Jon and Susanne Steward started married life in Shropshire and were happily settling into a new home when he was offered a job in Stocksfield. With one son at primary school, and another just weeks old, the new job was unexpected and the couple spent the next six months back and forth on the M6, looking for a place up here.
THE goalposts are being moved in Haydon Bridge this weekend - all in the name of charity. It’s that time of year when the local football ground, at Low Hall Park, is taken over by the annual Haydon Bridge Festival.
FARMERS need to think carefully about how best to meet their Ecological Focus Area requirements after the European Parliament voted in favour of a ban on the use of pesticides on a number of EFA options.