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Sunday, 01 February 2015

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News at a glance

Haltwhistle: Revised plans may realise football dream

JUNIOR and senior footballers in Haltwhistle could finally benefit from a £200,000 nest egg which has been gathering dust for the past five years.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Cavalry project is rescued

AN ambitious £900,000 exhibition of international importance is set to explore the role of the Roman cavalry on Hadrian’s Wall.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Prudhoe: Caitlin’s flying high after landing dream job

Hxcaitaero2 A YOUNG Prudhoe pilot has seen her dreams take flight, after earning her wings and a job with a commercial airline.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Alston: ‘All-through’ school gets vote

ONE of the country’s most remote secondary schools could be saved from the axe with the creation of an “all-through” school.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Pledge to clear repairs backlog goes to pot

AFTER trumpeting the success of its promise to clear the county of its backlog of 12,000 potholes on its roads by June last year, Northumberland County Council still has a rocky road ahead.

Last updated 13 January 2013
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Hexham: Court prevents Abbey selling art masterpiece

hxFallenMadonna02ct A HISTORIC painting worth up to £200,000, given to Hexham Abbey by an anonymous donor nearly 70 years ago, cannot be sold, a church court has ruled.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Fourstones: Waste-fuelled power station falls foul of county planners

CAMPAIGNERS who kicked up a stink about a proposed waste-fuelled power station at Fourstones have won their battle – for now.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Tynedale: Charity volunteers honoured by Queen

hxtraceymedal DEDICATING countless hours to helping others, two kind-hearted locals have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Hexham: 30-minute parking bays proposed

PLANS to create short-stay parking bays on Hexham’s Priestpopple to allow people to pop to the cashpoint or buy a paper have been revived.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Wall: Good Samaritan Jo died at Christmas

Hxjosomobit THE family of a woman found dead at a disused quarry near Wall believe she may have fallen while out walking her two dogs.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Robson helps tourism rocket

NATIONAL television exposure provided through the likes of actor Robson Green, crime series Vera, and the use of Alnwick Castle as a backdrop for the Downton Abbey Christmas special has given tourism in Northumberland a massive shot in the arm.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Hexham: Planners give fire station the green light

A REPLACEMENT for Hexham’s outdated fire station has come a step closer.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Major spring clean aims to put the pride back into Hexham

hxdirtyroof DOWDY and run down areas of Hexham are being targeted for a major spring clean.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Hexham: £1.2m price tag fells woodland scheme

PLANS to buy Dukeshouse Wood on behalf of the Hexham community have bitten the dust following a fruitless search for funding.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Tynedale: £25,000 boost enables NHS staff to connect worldwide

THE trust which runs Hexham General Hospital has been awarded £25,000 to boost an international volunteering project which has local healthcare benefits.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Stocksfield: Potential tenants sought for affordable homes

AN official opening ceremony for seven new affordable homes in Stocksfield is being planned for May or June.

Last updated 13 January 2015
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Stocksfield: Atlantic crossing one of fastest on record

hxharpinandcrew A ROWER who hails from Stocksfield has said he’s “shattered but elated” after completing almost 3,000 nautical miles across the Atlantic Ocean.

Last updated 12 January 2015
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Tenants are charged with fraud

Police tape TWO people have been charged with fraud in connection with rented properties across Northumberland, including two in Tynedale.

Last updated 12 January 2015
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Otterburn: Festival meeting

A MEETING to discuss the revival of a village festival for Otterburn will be held at 7pm on Monday in the Rede, Tyne and Coquet Sports Centre.

Last updated 12 January 2015
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Prudhoe: Second application for new takeaway fails to deliver

PRUDHOE Town Council has objected to a second proposal to transform a former Jehovah’s Witness Hall into an Indian restaurant and takeaway.

Last updated 12 January 2015
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