The Town Council has made repeated representations to the Post Office following the last two closures. Unfortunately they will not discuss ongoing commercial negotiations but have recently provided the following response. Information Letter from Post Office
A189 Spine Road Kitty Brewster Bridge To Woodhorn Round A189 The southbound closure has been requested by Northumberland County Council for drainage/Civils/resurfacing works. The order is from 17/02/2019 to 30/06/2019 however the Road is expected to be closed 24/03/2019-30/03/2019 20:00-06:00 Details of the disruption can be viewed here https://roadworks.org?tm=112317254 Please call 0345 600 6400 and quote […]
2040 residents of Northumberland have signed up to the Green Dog Walkers Scheme; 73 of these are residents of Newbiggin. The Green Dog Walker Scheme encourages responsible dog ownership, those who join are pledging to: Clean up after their dogs and dispose of bags in a bin, Encourage others to clean up after their dogs, [...]
A189 Spine Road Kitty Brewster Bridge To Woodhorn Round A189 Blyth Northumberland County Council have requested a temporary speed restriction from 70 to 40 mph on the southbound carriageway on grounds of public safety whilst undertaking civils/crash barrier repairs. The EMG notice will be valid from 04/03/2019 for 21 days. It is expected that the restriction […]
On Saturday we loaned our litter picking equipment to Ellington Eagles U10’s who were doing a sponsored litter pick of the bay to raise funds for club development. The energetic youngsters (with parents) even ran the 5K Parkrun course before their litter pick! They collected 8 bags of litter and dug up and removed a […]
In February and March, Healthwatch Northumberland conducts its annual survey asking the people of Northumberland their views on all aspects of health and social care. This gives them valuable information about where to focus their work. They also share this information in their annual report so that service providers can reflect, gain an insight into […]
At a meeting of the Town Council, held Thursday 14th February, Members agreed to cancel the project to refurbish the Public Conveniences near the Cresswell Arms. The decision was made in light of new information that had been received and increased revenue costs that had not been budgeted for.
As provided within legislation, six electors of the parish have called a Parish Meeting to take place on the evening of Monday 18th February 2019. The official notice of meeting is displayed within the noticeboard at the Quay Wall Piazza.
Gifted by the Sea has officially arrived and opened its doors with Malcolm Peden, Mayor of Newbiggin by the Sea, officially cutting the ribbon. The shop at 96 Front Street (formerly Kit & Caboodle) is now under the proprietorship of local ladies Jane Griffith and Fiona Rowley. The Mayor congratulated the ladies and wished them […]
Councillor Lynn Burns, Chair of the Town Council Grants Committee met up with Dr Ivor Clark of the Newbiggin by the Sea Dolphin Watch Association to present a community grant for the amount of £300. The Grants Committee unanimously agreed to support the new association with infrastructure and development costs of their planned projects. Dr […]