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Wansbeck, England Newswire

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  1. Use local urgent care centre - MPRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | News Post Leader

    Wansbeck MP Ian Lavery is urging his constituents to make the best use of the local urgent care centre at the Wansbeck General Hospital this winter if they need treatment for minor ailments. The MP is backing Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust's campaign advising which services to use this winter and is keen to remind local people of the care available at the 24 hour walk-in service at the Ashington hospital.

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  2. Council makes fresh parking bays requestRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Morpeth Herald

    Morpeth Town Council has made another appeal for new parking facilities to be created in an area near the River Wansbeck. Those living in Riverside and Chantry Place believe that a number of residents-only bays should be created because there are times when they are unable to park outside their homes and have to go to a public car park.

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  3. Ashington Leisure Centre: Jack Charlton and Steve Harmison help officially open A 21m centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Chronicle Live

    Jack Charlton was alongside another North East sporting hero, Steve Harmison, to officially open Northumberland's flagship facility on Friday Ashington's new 21m leisure centre has been officially unveiled - and has been given the blessing of two sporting heroes. Football World Cup winner Jack Charlton and cricketing legend Steve Harmison were among the guests at the opening of the flagship facility in Northumberland.

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  4. Still time to have a say on town plansRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | News Post Leader

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Northumberland County Council has held drop in events at Wansbeck Square where people could find out more about the options that have been considered, and have their say.

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  5. NHS Trust to get a new chairmanRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | Berwick Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A new chair is set to take the helm at one of the country's leading NHS foundation trusts and will be at the forefront of developing pioneering new models of integrated health and care services for local people.

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  6. Alison backs group's stance over A-boardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Morpeth Herald

    An action group has the support of Morpeth's Mayor after she was the latest person to do a blindfold challenge. Morpeth Mayor Alison Byard with members of the Northumberland Low Vision Action Group and the RNIB during the blindfold walk.

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  7. MP opens phase two of park's restorationRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | Morpeth Herald

    Wansbeck MP Ian Lavery has been getting involved with the grass roots after carrying out the opening ceremony for the second phase of Pegswood Country Park. The tree planting marked the completion of restoration and landscaping work at the 36.5 hectare site by Banks Mining, and the hand-over of its ongoing management to environmental charity Groundwork North East & Cumbria.

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  8. Agency 'can make use of broadcast vehicle'Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Morpeth Herald

    A mobile broadcast system could be used to inform elderly and vulnerable people in Morpeth during flood alerts and a flood warning situation, it has been suggested. Communication issues and the response of the emergency services on the night of Tuesday, January 5, were also discussed at a meeting of Morpeth Town Council's planning and transport committee.

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  9. Number of North East terminally ill patients being given specialist care doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Chronicle Live

    A new partnership between Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and cancer charity Marie Curie UK has improved the level of care for hundreds of patients. The Marie Curie @ Northumbria partnership, which launched early in 2015, is jointly funded by both parties and aims to deliver high quality palliative and end of life care and support to people living in Northumberland and North Tyneside.

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  10. MP opens phase 2 of park restorationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | News Post Leader

    Wansbeck MP Ian Lavery has been getting involved with the grass roots after carrying out the opening ceremony for the second phase of Pegswood Country Park. The tree planting marked the completion of restoration and landscaping work at the 36.5 hectare site by Banks Mining, and the handover of its ongoing management to environmental charity Groundwork North East & Cumbria.

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  11. NHS trust is listening to patient feedbackRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Berwick Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. People who have recently used services run by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust are being encouraged to give feedback on their experience.

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  12. MPs demand assurances North East colleges won't be forced to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Chronicle Live

    Nick Boles, the government minister responsible for further education, accused many of the region's Labour MPs of trying to raise fears about the future of North East colleges, in a heated Commons debate. He was speaking in a 90-minute debate on the future of colleges in the North East which was led by Bishop Auckland MP Helen Goodman.

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  13. A full life from flying to the Northumbrian smallpipesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Morpeth Herald

    Lancelot George Robson, who lived for most of his life in Hartburn, died last month at the age of 99 years and seven months following a short illness. The eldest son of Gladys Margaret Robson , of Haltwhistle, and Lancelot Robson, of Lancelot Robson and Sons, auctioneer and director of the Wansbeck Livestock Auction Mart, was born at The Baccus, Elsdon, in May 1916.

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  14. A long, hard road to get to the churchRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The parish church of St Mary's was founded in the Norman period, or perhaps late in the Anglo-Saxon.

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  15. Success of care teams is 'testament to their hard work' in regionRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The number of patients with potentially life-limiting conditions who are being cared for by specialist teams at a group of hospitals in Northumberland and North Tyneside has more than doubled, thanks to a new partnership.

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  16. Sarah defying brain tumour to launch new businessRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Morpeth Herald

    Sarah Young, a former National Health Service worker, has been involved in house-building and property maintenance projects across Northumberland for two decades, and she's now looking to use that experience as the basis for a new career. Now, nearly three years after being diagnosed with the tumour, she has set up her own firm, called Sarah Young Property Management.

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  17. Act now to end Britain's flood miseryRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. There will have been many householders and business owners very relieved last week to see the new Morpeth flood defences pass their first real test.

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  18. Vera Baird backs Ian Lavery's call to stop merging of police and fire servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Chronicle Live

    The Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner has backed the Wansbeck MP Ian Lavery's call to stop any further merging of the police and fire services. The Government announced last week that control of fire and rescue services in England would transfer from the Department for Communities and Local Government to the Home Office.

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  19. Czech company buys power plant facilityRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. It is hoped that, after its conversion, the station will be able to generate around 2.3 TWH of energy a year - enough to power around 700,000 homes.

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  20. Meeting will discuss flood threat responseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Residents can find out more about the response to flood warnings and alerts last week in Morpeth Town Hall this evening.

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