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.
As there are no items of business at this point requiring a Town Council decision the scheduled meeting for 17th October has been cancelled. The next meeting of the Town Council is scheduled to take place on 21st November.
The refurbishments at Central Park Play Area are now complete, and it has been transformed once again into a colourful and welcoming activity area for the children of the town to enjoy. The birds nest swing as been replaced and two new pieces of play equipment have been added; Bloqx2 and a multispinner along with […]
Update It has been confirmed that no properties within the Newbiggin Parish will be affected by a collection date change. All households should however be reminded of the need to present bins for collection by no later than 7am on collection day in order to minimise the risk of missed collections. Changes to bin collection [...]