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Remembering Doctor Brown

May 14 2015 12:00 AM | UJAY in Local News

There is a fitting tribute to those that have given something back to our community in Bedlington. I am glad to see they have been remembered here, in this way, in Gallagher Park, Bedlington.

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Missing teen believed to be in Birmingham

Feb 09 2015 02:59 PM | Northumbria Police in Local News

Missing teen believed to be in Birmingham View the full article

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Bedlington Timeline

Nov 22 2014 12:00 AM | Adam Hogg in Local News

Help create a Timeline of Bedlington

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Newburn Murder Victim is Local

Nov 09 2014 10:00 AM | threegee in Local News

The body found in undergrowth at Newburn Riverside Park at about 11:30 am on Friday has been identified as fourty nine year-old Peter Hedley from Burdon Terrace.

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MP's Campaign For Town Centre Redevelopment

Oct 29 2014 12:00 AM | Fourgee™ in Local News

In 2007 Tesco unveiled plans to redevelop its Bedlington town centre store including the introduction of additional retail units and office space. In 2014 the residents of Bedlington are still waiting for work to begin despite a key town centre asset b...

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Archival Material

Oct 26 2014 12:00 AM | Swanland Sal in Local News

Back in the 1990s we lived in Nedderton and I have various press cuttings from that time regarding the village.

Is there anywhere in Bedlington that would like these for any archives?

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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.

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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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