• Morpeth Fair Day Opportunities 2017

    Morpeth Fair Day Opportunities 2017 Sun 15th Jan 2017

    Happy New Year everyone! The first Morpeth Fair Day Team meeting of the New Year has taken place and work is well and truly under way to make fair day 2017 a fantastic day! Stall applications are coming in thick and fast! Do you know that we offer a 10% discount for a first time attendin...

    #SayNo Journal and Herald Article

    #SayNo Journal and Herald Article Sat 31st Dec 2016

    Hello Chamber Members As you may have seen - the Journal covered the opposition to the proposal for County Hall today (p5) - and the Herald also covers the story uk/news/north-east-news/ controversial-plans-multi- million-pound-12379063 The South Morpeth Coalition app...

  • #SayNo Objection Letter Template

    #SayNo Objection Letter Template Mon 5th Dec 2016

    To support town centre businesses/shops to object most strongly to Northumberland County Council's (NCC) proposals to include an edge of town retail development on its current site, we have prepared a template letter and supporting examples outlining reasons to object to NCC's proposal.  This ...

    #SayNo Have Your Say

    #SayNo Have Your Say Mon 5th Dec 2016

    We'd like to know what you think about the Northumberland County Council proposals to redevelop the County Hall and Merley Croft sites, if and when, the County Council headquarters are relocated away from Morpeth. There are three elements to the proposals: A shopping complex with a supermar...

  • #SayNo County Hall Development Posters

    #SayNo County Hall Development Posters Mon 5th Dec 2016

    As you will be aware - the Morpeth and District Chamber of Trade is opposed to NCC's proposals for redevelopment of the County Hall site - in particular the planning application to build an out of town retail park plus supermarket there, which we feel will have a serious impact on the town centre. ...

    'Strongly Disagree' to the County Hall proposal via the Have Your Say Leaflet

    'Strongly Disagree' to the County Hall proposal via the Have Your Say Leaflet Wed 9th Nov 2016

    Dear memebers, We have been advised by planning consultant that as many businesses as possible should complete the attached with ‘strongly disagree’ by Thursday. We agree with the South Morpeth Coalition in that the site is not a sustainable location if the green space is lost, Morpeth...