Posted 9th Jan 2018
Northumberland’s village halls are joining together to celebrate the first ever national #VillageHallsWeek, starting Monday 22 January, to celebrate the vital role they play in sustaining rural communities. — Read more.
Posted 12th Dec 2017
Northern Gas Networks (NGN) has won Community Initiative of the Year award at this year’s Utility Week Awards for its programme to combat fuel poverty. — Read more.
Posted 11th Dec 2017
Did you know new Energy Efficiency regulations come into force for privately-rented domestic Landlords from 1st April 2018? There will be a requirement for all privately-rented properties to have a minimum rating of E on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The regulations will come into force for new lets and renewals of tenancies with effect from 1st April 2018 and for all existing tenancies on 1st April 2020. — Read more.
Posted 21st Nov 2017
Northumberland transport access scheme Getabout is looking to recruit more volunteer drivers to help meet growing need in particular the rural West and North of the county. — Read more.
Posted 15th Nov 2017
Communities in Northumberland are being encouraged to take the lead on developing affordable homes in their area. — Read more.