Events

  • Apr
    10
    2017

    Chamber AGM Time: 18:15
    Location: Conservative Club, Newgate Street, Morpeth

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    Jun
    11
    2017

    Morpeth Fair Day Time: 10:00
    Location: Morpeth TownCentre

    Morpeth Fair Day has been attracting visitors to the town for over 28 years. It is the Morpeth and District Chamber of Trade’s annual flagship event and regularly attracts over 30,000 visitors to the town. With plenty of entertainment, interesting stalls, displays, games, rides and activities,...


News

  • All three applications have been called-in by the Secretary of State!

    All three applications have been called-in by the Secretary of State! Mon 27th Mar 2017

    Message from the South Morpeth Coalition (SMC):- 'Great news! All three County Hall applications have been called-in by the Secretary of State! SMC just had an email from the National Planning Casework Unit, extract below:  “I am writing to let you know that the Secretary of State has ...

    Latest from Northumbrian Water on the Dark Lane roadworks..The end is in sight!

    Latest from Northumbrian Water on the Dark Lane roadworks..The end is in sight! Sun 19th Mar 2017

    "As you may have noticed, we are making good progress with the drainage work on Dark Lane and are at the St George’s junction now. We have moved the traffic lights tight up to our working area allowing access onto Dark Lane from Thorp Avenue. On Monday next week, we will be continuing our drai...

  • Minister puts County Hall plans on hold

    Minister puts County Hall plans on hold Sun 19th Mar 2017

    Controversial plans for a retail park, 200 houses and school on the County Hall site in Morpeth have been thrown into doubt following central government intervention.  Gavin Barwell MP, the Minister of State for Housing and Planning has informed Northumberland County Council that they...

    Leisure Centre Consultation

    Leisure Centre Consultation Sun 19th Mar 2017

    Please see attached PDF and link with info on the second stage consultation from NCC and Active Northumberland re a new Leisure Centre and other development. Active Northumberland - Morpeth Leisure Centre Plans Reach Next Stage     ...

  • Latest update from Northumbrian Water re Dark Lane roadworks...

    Latest update from Northumbrian Water re Dark Lane roadworks... Sat 11th Mar 2017

    Date: 11 March 2017 at 09:04:49 GMT 'We are making good progress and ahead of schedule.  Whilst this last section is shallower, there are a number of services (BT, gas, electric, etc) we need to work around so assuming there are no unforeseen issues, we expect to have the traffic management of...

    NCC Planning Committee Decision - Media Interest

    NCC Planning Committee Decision - Media Interest Wed 8th Mar 2017

    Dear Chamber Members, Jacky Beesley, Chair of Morpeth and District Chamber of Trade, will be appearing on local news tonight. The story focuses on yesterday's approved plans, despite the Morpeth Neighbourhood Plan being the Councils's adopted Plan for all future development. There is growing inter...