Forum Books – North East Retailer of the Year

Congratulations to our favourite bookshop Forum Books, Corbridge on becoming North East retailer of the year 2015 last night in the Living North awards. The ceremony was held in a packed Newcastle Cathedral and Re. Corbridge… read more

Christmas in Corbridge 2015

There’s a lot happening in Corbridge this Christmas:- 21st November – Lights On – the Christmas lights will be switched on and they will be better than ever before. December Sunday opening – many shops will… read more

Northumbria in Bloom – 2015

Corbridge has been named Best Small town in the region in the 2015 Northumbria in Bloom awards and will go on to represent the region in the national Awards. An amazing effort by all involved and… read more

Christmas Shopping Evening 2015

Calling all traders – bookings are being taken for the Christmas shopping evening on Monday 7th December 2015. We are aiming to provide a diverse range of stalls to compliment the retail outlets that already exist… read more

St Andrews Church Chrstmas Tree Festival 2015

We will be holding a Christmas Tree Festival between Friday 4th December and Tuesday 8th December 2015. We will not be charging for admission to the Festival but will be asking visitors for donations. We hope… read more

Corbridge Police Office re-location

Officers from Corbridge Police Station are relocating to nearby premises within Corbridge Middle School on Cow Lane in the town. Officers will be moved in before the start of the school term on Wednesday, September 2… read more

Vote for Northumberland

Northumberland has been nominated in the British Travel Awards in the category of Best UK Holiday Destination / County.  In 2014 Northumberland was awarded silver, beaten into the top spot by Cornwall. Up against Cornwall, Devon… read more

Go Set a Watchman Speed Reading

The long awaited and much publicised launch of Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman was quite an event in Corbridge with Forum Books hosting a speed reading of the newly published novel. Anne Jones, a retired… read more

Hadrian’s Wall Bus

The Hadrian ’s Wall bus is proving a popular addition to the Northumberland area. Leaving from Hexham it proves an invaluable service for those without use of a car and walkers who want to do a… read more

New Head of Senior Rugby at Tynedale

Tynedale has today announced the appointment of Andy Buist to lead the senior rugby club for the 2015-16 season. The announcement comes following the club’s first relegation in league history and the departure of former Director… read more