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  • Six of our favourite scenic camera club shots from members

    IN this week's edition of camera club, we picked our favourite scenic shots shared by our members. Here are six of our favourite pictures. Iain Scott's image of a great crested grebe and chicks, known as humbugs, at Killingworth Lake, North

  • Hexham man to raise funds to mark D-Day's 80th anniversary

    A Hexham man is set to raise money for war veterans with a collection to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day next month.  Sean Ferguson, who has been the Royal British Legion representative in Hexham for just over a year, will be in the town on

  • Best stargazing spot in UK revealed, according to new study

    THE best stargazing spot in the UK has been revealed, according to a new study. Northumberland Dark Sky Park was declared the UK's best stargazing place, according to photography retailer Jessops. A Dark Sky Reserve is a protected area awarded

  • Plans to improve home's thermal performance in town centre

    PLANS have been submitted to improve a home's thermal insulation in the town centre. The applicant Mr Messer submitted a planning application to Northumberland County Council to reroof 10 Osborne Avenue, a terraced house, to improve thermal performance

  • £500,000 given to support community environmental projects

    Up to £500,000 has been donated to community environmental organisations. The sum has been allocated by the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland, will fund climate and environmental projects throughout the region. This announcement

  • Popular pub gets new food hygiene rating

    A NEW food hygiene rating has been awarded to a Tynedale establishment, the Food Standards Agency’s website shows. The Boatside Inn, a pub, bar or nightclub at Wark, Hexham, was handed a four-out-of-five hygiene rating after assessment on April

  • NHS foundation trust revamps website for global accessibility

    The Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (CNTW) has revamped its website on Global Accessibility Awareness Day. The website meets WCAG 2.2 guidelines – a triple AAA standard that enables persons with disabilities to access

  • Fundraiser for toddler with stage 4 tumour

    A FUNDRAISER will support a young boy suffering from stage 4 neuroblastoma. Myles Love is a two-year-old boy diagnosed with an aggressive tumour. Michael Houghton, who runs Allegiance Muay Thai in Hexham, will hold a fundraiser for the