Friday, February 12, 2016
FBU Secretary for Northumberland, Guy Tiffin with other members campaigning against the closure of Haydon Bridge Retained Fire Station. Photo: K041606
Canon Dagmar Winter and associate priest Matthew Hunter prepare for their abseil off Hexham Abbey. Photo: K061632
Former international gymnast Craig Heap gives Year 7 pupils at Prudhoe High School a coaching masterclass.
Renowned local photographer John Pattison Gibson captured this photograph of the eastern chapels at Hexham Abbey in 1858, two years before the chapels were demolished. Now, in a remarkable turn of events, small parts of the chapels are being pieced together by archaeologist Dr Chris Tolan-Smith. See the full story via our Features: Local History web page.
POLICE are hoping to reunite a variety of stolen goods, which have been recovered from burglaries in Hexham and Corbridge, with their rightful owners. Open evenings are being held at Hexham Police Station from 6pm-8pm on Tuesday and Thursday next week (January 26 & 28) during which the items will be displayed, including this bike.
New Year's Day morning was alive with the sound of trundling wheels in Ponteland as the annual wheelbarrow race got under way. Photo: T011610.
Tynedale Hunt Boxing Day meet at Corbridge. Photo: K531508
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Corbridge Middle School entrance on Cow Lane. Photo: T051604