Age UK Northumberland have released some advice for older people in your family or community to help them to feel safe this Halloween. Tips for Older people They have also released some advice that families partaking in Halloween activities might bear in mind. Tips for families
On Saturday Elaine Brown, our Deputy Town Clerk, was invited by Newbiggin Traders Association to judge the Halloween decorations in the shop front window displays. Some of the businesses had gone to quite a bit of effort with the fabulously fiendish and eye catching displays! The winner and runner up will be announced at the [...]
Jayess Newbiggin Brass Band need your help! They have submitted a bid to Aviva Community Fund to improve or replace their current stock of brass instruments in order to continue providing the high quality level of performance they and the community are so proud of. They need to collect as many votes as possible to […]
Newbiggin by the Sea Town Council subsidise school holiday activities that are provided by Active Northumberland within the town. The complete Autumn Half Term Holiday Programme for South East Northumberland can be viewed on the link below. Activities held at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre can be found on page 11. Please note some of […]
We have recently completed a minor signage scheme by installing permanent finger post signs on the promenade and on Front Street; at both ends of the footpath alongside The Old Ship. The new signage directs visitors to the new public toilets and to the promenade and beach.
As the darker evenings are setting in, take time to note any street light faults and report them to Northumberland County Council for repair. All you need to do it note the street light number on the individual column then either call 0345 600 6400 or report it on Report a Street Light Fault
Following requests from the public we have installed a new public seat near the junction to Spital Burn on the B1334, the seat will provide a welcome rest spot on this popular walking route and views of the fields at Spital Farm.
As part of the annual review of the County Council Local Transport Plan Programme for the year 2019-20 the Town Council have agreed 3 priority schemes for submission at their meeting held 19th September. The priorities are as follows: Highways improvements at the Colliery Estate – the roads are currently in poor condition and are […]
Young people from local Duke’s Secondary School were invited to take part in an art project to decorate a newly built public toilet block in Newbiggin, and the artwork has now been unveiled. With funding secured from local Northumberland County Councillor Liz Simpson’s small schemes grant, the project encouraged local children to design a mural to […]
We have temporarily removed all of the memorial plaques from the Dedication Garden so that they can be repaired and cleaned. The plaques should be back in situe before the end of the month. For more information on the Dedication Garden visit our Services page.