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Local Councillors Attend Army Engagement Reception

I was recently invited along with Councillors Marjorie Chambers and Caroline Ball to attend a special Reception and briefing hosted by The Army Engagement Team at NCEA Duke’s Secondary School.


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Local Councillors Attend Army Engagement Reception





"Bright Red Expands Community Outreach and Support for Blood Cancer Patients in the North East"

‘Bright Red improves the lives and treatment of people in the North East who are dealing with blood cancer.


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Local Group Expands Battle to Save Native Red Squirrels

A local conservation group is waging war against an invasive species that threatens to wipe out one of Britain’s most beloved woodland creatures.


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Local Group Expands Battle to Save Native Red Squirrels





Easter Joy Spreads Through North Seaton Colliery Thanks to Community Centre Volunteers

The North Seaton Colliery Community Centre spread joy during the Easter weekend by organising a special distribution of Easter eggs and treats for furry friends.


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Easter Joy Spreads Through North Seaton Colliery Thanks to Community Centre Volunteers





Stress Awareness Month - April 2024

April is Stress Awareness Month, a campaign aimed at raising awareness of stress on our wellbeing, ways to reduce stress and improve mental health.    


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Stress Awareness Month - April 2024





Embracing Nature's Healing Power: Introducing Green Social Prescribing

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending an insightful event at Full Circle Food, presented by Natural England and Northumberland Wildlife Trust focused on green social prescribing – the remarkable practice of supporting individuals in engaging with nature-based activities to improve their mental and physical well-being.


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Embracing Nature's Healing Power:  Introducing Green Social Prescribing





Grappling with Adulthood: "Inevitable?" Brings Humour and Insight to Growing Up

Inevitable? is an unfiltered, funny, and thought-provoking theatre show exploring a universal part of life: becoming an adult.


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Grappling with Adulthood:





Get Ready for an Action-Packed Spring and Summer of Community Events!

The Ashington community has lots of family-friendly events to look forward to in the coming months. Save the date for these local events happening around town.


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Get Ready for an Action-Packed Spring and Summer of Community Events!





Join the Adventure at Reiverdale Scout Group

Located in the heart of town near the sports centre and Main Street, Reiverdale Scout Group offers fun and enrichment for Ashington young people ages 4-14.


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Join the Adventure at Reiverdale Scout Group





Unleash Your Creative Potential with Creative Mondays!

Announcing the return of Creative Mondays in 2024, a collaboration between Mortal Fools and YMCA Northumberland. This engaging programme offers participants a safe and nurturing environment to develop their artistic talents and build confidence under the guidance of experienced youth workers.


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Unleash Your Creative Potential with Creative Mondays!





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