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Town plans ambitious Christmas celebration

Oct 24 2014 12:00 AM | jonnyhall200 in Local News

A Northumberland town is making plans for one of its most ambitious Christmas celebrations ever.

‘Light up Bedlington’ week, from Thursday 20th November - Thursday 27th November, is being organised by local charity Leading Link, working with West Bedlington Town Council.

Schools, businesses, community groups and residents are being invited to get involved in the pilot project, which will see a programme of festive activities designed at increasing footfall in the town.

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Bedlington in Bloom

Sep 16 2014 12:00 AM | Malcolm Robinson in Local News

The Northumbria in Bloom awards have just been on today and Bedlington has walked off with a Silver Gilt Award, just a few scant points off a gold, thanks to the efforts of the Bedlington in Bloom team.

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Pancake Row - The Sawdust Jacks

Aug 25 2014 12:00 AM | UJAY in Local News

The Sawdust Jacks are a Bedlington song writing project created by John Leslie, a local Historian.

Pancake Row was a terraced row of cottages on Sheepwash Bank, just above The Angler's Arms. They are no longer there.
In the early 1900s, a tragic incident happened there when a jealous lover murdered his girlfriend and then shot himself. The girlfriend was a barmaid in The Shakespeare Pub, Guidepost.

The Sawdust Jacks have over 20 videos of their songs on You Tube and you can use this link to view Pancake Row

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House Damaged In Bedlington

Aug 15 2014 10:57 AM | Northumbria Police in Local News

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New pedestrian gateway feature into Gallagher P...

Jul 03 2014 12:00 AM | Malcolm Robinson in Local News

As part of the upgrades currently being seen in Gallagher Park by the Gallagher Park steering group and the SITA funding they secured, new gateway features will soon be seen. The first and biggest one was fitted into place today.

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Partnership delivers warm homes for Bedlington

Jun 07 2014 12:00 AM | HighlightsPR in Local News

Joined up thinking is helping Bernicia residents stay warm and save money this winter following a major home improvement investment in the area.

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Fishing Equipment Stolen In Bedlington

Jun 06 2014 09:22 AM | Northumbria Police in Local News

Fishing equipment stolen in Bedlington View the full article

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Bedlington looking for Blooming Good Gardens.

May 30 2014 12:00 AM | Malcolm Robinson in Local News

It may be a drizzly day in West Bedlington today, but local residents are being asked to look forward to the hot sultry days of July and help create a blaze of summer colour.

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Shed Burglary In Bedlington

May 19 2014 08:46 AM | Northumbria Police in Local News

Police are appealing for information after a burglary in Bedlington.

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The Big Event 3 - Competition

May 19 2014 12:00 AM | Brett in Local News

Win yourself a goody filled hamper of wine, chocolates and more.

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Charity Hair Cut

May 08 2014 08:00 AM | ArtyGirl95 in Local News

Local sixth former, Amy Eastlake is cutting off her hair and donating it to a charity that makes wigs for children who suffer from cancer.

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