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CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY – PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS  – Future meetings during emergency to be held on line.

Due to the Coronavirus emergency and government advice meetings are now being held on line, and will be open to the public live, via the internet. The Parish Council is using ‘ZOOM’ as the meeting platform, which is easily available, and simple to use. The joining instructions will be published with the meeting agendas but if you wish to join the meeting you will need a meeting reference and passcode from the Clerk telephone: 07775060430.

Please see the link above for information relating to services and local information during this emergency.


You can contact the Parish Council through our Parish Clerk, Jan Anderson. e: telephone: 07775060430

The contact details for all of our Parish Councillors are here.


Opening Saturday 27th February 2021 in the car park at Vyner Park, Swarland. A PIZZA VAN – Collect your orders between 4PM-8PM.

RING: 07388050079. The ‘La Cabina’ van will be on site ALTERNATE Saturdays (from 27th Feb). Order by Noon the day before.

Pizza van 27-2-2021










NEWS! NEWS! NEWS! Citizens Advice Northumberland – updated contact details

Citizens Advice Northumberland is a registered local charity which provides the people of Northumberland with free, confidential, and impartial information and advice on a wide range of subjects including welfare benefits, debt, financial capability, fuel poverty, housing and employment matters. For contact details click HERE.



Fly Tipping
The illegal disposal of waste by simply dumping it beside the road or in laybys can be a real problem in rural areas.  It is important that we all report incidents of fly tipping so Northumberland County Council can take action.  This can be done on line by following the link below or putting Northumberland County Council / fly tipping into your search engine.

NEWS! NEWS! NEWS! Red Squirrels The Parish Council has received a letter from the publicity officer of Berwick Save Our Squirrels who are keen to recruit more volunteers to help with monitoring and protection. We have Red Squirrels living in parts of the Parish (see picture below) so if you are interested read Hilary’s article.

Red squirrel


Action to be taken on speeding An issue was raised by a Swarland regarding roads on Nelson Drive, Kenmore Road, and Percy Drive being damaged by builders trucks which are also speeding. It was agreed that more evidence is needed of how widespread the problem is. If any residents have any information please could they contact the Clerk.

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