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Saturday, 31 January 2015

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News at a glance

Tynedale: Web surfers will use the speed of light

50071794H000 THIN strands of glass in thick underground cables that carry data via the reflection of light beams is the clever science behind the high speed fibre optic broadband network being rolled out across Tynedale.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Thumbs down for house at Oakwood

“We don’t want any more houses in Oakwood” – that was the blunt message to planners from Sandhoe Parish Council.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Ovingham: Costume party for chatterers

50071810H000 ELVES and fairies delivered some cheer to the chatterers of Ovingham just before Christmas.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Hexham: Students set for trip of a lifetime

SIXTH formers will spend a fortnight living with Tibetan Monks early in the New Year when they visit the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery in Southern India.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Ponteland: Fireworks get more than terminally ill

PLEAS for grant aid left Ponteland town councillors divided over how to support a charity for the terminally ill.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Hexham: Poppy display is lasting tribute to WW1 heroes

hxpopps STANDING sentinel over cratered wastelands bled dry of all life, the gently nodding head of the humble scarlet corn poppy has become an icon, instilled with a heartrending poignancy.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Haltwhistle: Couple pledge to deliver the news

A SHOP merry-go-round is set to pave the way for a new mobile newspaper delivery service in Haltwhistle.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Tynedale: MP seeks assurances on gritting operations

hxOaklands01ct FEARS raised by Hexham’s MP Guy Opperman about Northumberland County Council’s readiness for a bad winter have brought an icy response from County Hall.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Hexham: Cold head is worthwhile

A SIXTH form student from Hexham’s Queen Elizabeth High School has had his head shaved to help raise funds for a volunteering trip abroad.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Ovington village notes

OVINGTON Social Club will be hosting a New Year’s eve party.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Bardon Mill village notes

IGNORE the television, ease that groaning tum with a walk on Hadrian’s Wall and sympathise with those long-ago Roman soldiers huddled against the December winds whilst longingly recalling their sunny childhood days in Syria.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Riding Mill village notes

WHAT happened? Where did the last week go? I hope you had a lovely time with family and friends over Christmas.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Greenhead village notes

AFTER one of the wettest weeks this year it is good to note that most of our roadside drains have coped, and though water poured down the roads into the village centre, the lake we have seen so often, did not form this time outside the village hall.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Wylam village notes

HOPE you had a great time over the holiday and are looking forward to 2015.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Corbridge village notes

AS we approach the New Year there is a lot to look back on in Corbridge.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Allen Valley village notes

I HOPE that you’ve all had a smashing Christmas and I’m sure you’re looking forward to our unique New Year celebrations sharing a flask of tea around the fire after the Tar Bar’l procession!

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Haydon Bridge village notes

HAPPY New year to everyone.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Ponteland village notes

IF you would like to go to a beautiful Watch Night service on New Year’s Eve you would be most welcome in Milbourne Methodist church at 11.30pm.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Redesdale village notes

A CHRISTMAS pantomime will be staged at Corsenside parish hall on Wednesday, January 7, when the Northumberland Theatre Company will perform Rumpelstiltskin, starting at 6.30pm.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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Bellingham notes

ALARM bells have been ringing over reports that the main road between the Catholic Corner and White Wall Nook will be closed for the rest of the winter.HIGH winds last week threatened to bring Bellingham’s Christmas decorations to a premature conclusion.BELLINGHAM Parish Council is on the look out for a new clerk.

Last updated 6 January 2015
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