Latest Blyth Valley Stories

2008-10-04 18:00:11

A LANDLORD has been fined pounds 3,500 by magistrates after ignoring a council order to improve a property in which tenants' safety was put at risk.

2008-09-26 18:00:53

DEVELOPERS behind plans for a green power plant on the site of an old pit met politicians and officials to discuss their ideas. The developers, who want to keep their identity secret at this stage, travelled to the redundant Bates Pit, in Blyth, Northumberland, for the site meeting.

2008-07-31 18:00:26

A NETWORK of grass roots contact points is to be set up across Northumberland to help the county's new super council connect with people and businesses.

2008-07-10 18:00:23

A POISONOUS fish that burrows into sand has sparked a beach alert.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.