• Young Employee of the Year winners announced

    THE winners of the Hexham Rotary Club Young Employee of the Year have been announced. The competition was open to all employees between the ages of 16 and 25 working in the Tynedale area. Employees must have been in post for a minimum of six

  • "Ale's well that ends well" -Pub tenants tie the knot

    Tenants of the Hexham pub 'The Victorian Tap', Simone and Gary Willis knew it was love at first sight when they saw each other on a dating website. Simone said: "In 2017, Gary was taking a break from running pubs due to a family illness and I was

  • 'Cashless society is a concern', says Age UK

    THE shift towards digital alternatives to cash accelerated during the coronavirus pandemic, with some shops refusing notes and coins and people shopping online more. Cash users in rural locations are now concerned that poor broadband and mobile