Latest Alnmouth Stories

2008-08-23 18:00:30

ALNMOUTH FC has been awarded pounds 6,250 from Awards for All, which will be used for equipment and the training of volunteers. Having secured a new pitch at Hipsburn, the club is set to develop its facilities and wants to hear from anyone with an interest in the game who would like to help or join the committee. The club now offers coaching sessions for males and females of all ages. For details contact Pat Tudor on (01665) 830 791 or patrick.tudor@btinternet.com. THE William Hunter...

2008-08-19 18:00:24

By Sue Longstone IAM the Environment Agency's area manager in the North East and it gives me great pleasure to be writing these introductory words for this new supplement. We are lucky here in the North East to have a rich and diverse natural environment for people to enjoy, from rolling Cheviot Hills to coastal paths in Alnmouth and Easington. There is something for everyone: for bird enthusiasts, spend a day at Alnmouth watching the wading birds in and around the new saltmarsh...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'