Wansbeck, England Newswire

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  1. Unite right to withhold MP cash says Ian LaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chronicle Live

    Wansbeck MP Ian Lavery backs Unite in row with Labour party over the union's right to stop paying out to MPs who will not back it Union leaders are right to axe funds for Labour MPs who will not back them, a North East MP has said.


  2. Trust honours Gordon's great commitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Morpeth Herald

    Gordon Johnstone has worked in the health sector for 35 years. He began as a messenger at Wansbeck General Hospital and his job today is support services supervisor for the Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust's community hospitals.


  3. PC bitten and kicked as he tried to arrest thug fighting his brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Chronicle Live

    A police officer was bitten on the thumb by Antoni Kerr when he tried to stop him brawling with his brother in Blyth A thug bit and kicked a police officer when he tried to stop him brawling with his brother, a court has heard.


  4. Post office relocation is a hit with MPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Morpeth Herald

    The Pegswood Colliery Post Office re-located from its former premises in John Street to Brown's Greengrocers in De Walden Terrace in March as part of a national modernisation of the service.


  5. Good start to trip for Chernobyl childrenRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Morpeth Herald

    Ten youngsters who are living with the devastating effects of a nuclear disaster were given a day to remember by the owners of a Northumberland country estate.


  6. Motor Neurone Disease: 'No words to describe how bad it is'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | Berwick Advertiser

    Pauline needed medical help after a fall. She had Motor Neurone Disease. Her brother, Colin Hardy, recalls that when the ambulance arrived at her Scremerston home it was not sufficiently equipped to cope with a patient imprisoned in her own body.


  7. Revamp plans for Ashington town centre to go on show to public next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Chronicle Live

    The Happy Chippy - once accused of selling "legal highs" that left a woman fighting for life - could lose its licence at a hearing next month Newcastle United's search for a striker may be dented if the banned striker makes a switch, with the Anfield club also keeping tabs on Lacazette Zizi Strallen is the fifth member of her family to take up a ... (more)


  8. Support available at resource centreRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Morpeth Herald

    Under the CELL (Cresswell, Ellington, Linton and Lynemouth) initiative, Credit Union South East Northumberland, the CAB Wansbeck, Wansbeck Valley Food Bank and the CVS (Community Voluntary Service) will offer free and confidential advice and support.


  9. Public can see plans for townRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | News Post Leader

    Local people are being encouraged to take a look at emerging proposals for a new 74m development in Ashington town centre.


  10. Youngsters in clean upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | News Post Leader

    Staff at the Lintonville Parkway McDonald's, in Ashington, teamed up with the Ashington Eagles football team to tidy a stretch of the river Wansbeck.


  11. Community News in Brief: Thursday, June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | Chronicle Live

    The Annual Golf Meeting, organised by the North East Branch of the ABF The Soldiers' Charity, takes place on Wednesday, September 10, at Linden Hall Golf Club.


  12. Projects get a share of lottery fundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | Morpeth Herald

    One of the winners in the Big Lottery Fund was MIND Active, which received A 305,652 to continue and expand its work with older people and those living with dementia in the former boroughs of Castle Morpeth, Wansbeck and Blyth Valley.


  13. Thousands turn out for 150th Miners' PicnicRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | News Post Leader

    The miners' picnic has been a longstanding tradition in Northumberland, and Woodhorn Museum hosted the 150th anniversary celebration on Saturday with a packed programme.


  14. CAB's energy advice scheme impresses IanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | Morpeth Herald

    MP Ian Lavery visits DAWN CAB office staff at Bridge Street, Morpeth, Michael Fawole, Paul Hillier, Hayley Cherry, Jane Paxton and Ian Lavery.


  15. Lifeguard rescues teenager from sea at Blyth after game goes dangerously wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 15 | Chronicle Live

    Lifeguard Ryan Hennessey saved the life of a 14-year-old boy after he jumped into the water at Blyth Beach Blyth Beach lifeguards Ryan Hennessey, 23, and Kieran Falcus, 16, who rescued a teenager yesterday when he jumped off a submerged jetty at high tide and got carried out to sea in a rip current The 14-year-old boy was dragged out to sea by a ... (more)


  16. Marathon of golf to help hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 13 | Morpeth Herald

    A Morpeth stalwart is set to take part in a golfing marathon to raise money for the hospital team that is treating him for cancer.


  17. Community News in Brief: Friday, June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 13 | Chronicle Live

    The Metro Lost Property Auction - the first one to be held since 2009 - is taking place at Park Lane Interchange in Sunderland on June 19 from 10am-4pm.


  18. Bandstand at Northumberland miner's picnic area given A 60,000 makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 11 | Chronicle Live

    It has hosted speeches by leading political figures over the years and now a former Northumberland miner's picnic area has been given a makeover.


  19. Legal fight on the cards over Guide Post Middle School closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 10 | Chronicle Live

    An action group of parents set up to fight Northumberland County Council's proposal to close Guide Post Middle School is to seek a judicial review in the high court after the authority today made the final decision to shut the site.


  20. Community News in Brief: Tuesday, June 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 10 | Chronicle Live

    As previously reported by The Journal, Guide Post was earmarked for closure after being one of 17 visited by Ofsted last October following concerns over the standard of education in the county.