Sunday, 10 December 2017

Christmas bin arrangements

Over the Christmas period bin collection days are amended to:-

Week beginning 18th December    No change ( General rubbish, Green bin ) 

Week beginning 25th December    Collections put back by 2 days - ie if your usual day is Monday, the bin will be collected Wednesday etc )   ( Dry recycling, Blue bin ) 

Week beginning 1st January     Collections put back by one day (  General rubbish , Green bin) 


If in any doubt, contact Northumberland County Council

Don't forget that there are local recycling points scattered around the area ( Pavilion on South Newsham Rd , Isabella Centre and King Street bottle banks for instance ) , together with the "Household Waste Recovery Site" at Bebside  to dispose of any surplus, festive waste.

Bebside will be open every day except Christmas Day and New Years Day; from 8 am to 6 pm

Friday, 1 December 2017

Blyth Town Council - December meetings

December is always a quiet month for BTC meetings , and this month is no exception

There are, as far as I know, only three meetings at BTC this month

Tuesday 5th     Environmental Services

Thursday 7th    Planning and Development 

Thursday 14th  Full Town Council Meeting


Meetings start at 6:30 at Arms Ever Tyne House

Sunday, 29 October 2017

Boundary Changes - including Northumberland

The proposed parliamentary changes for the country have been published.

See www.bce2018.org.uk for details

The proposals for Northumberland are a real dog's breakfast, and I have written with my objections to some of the specific proposals.

However, I'll leave you to make up your own minds ...


Blyth Fireworks Display





I think that the poster is self explanatory, but if in doubt please contact Blyth Town Council

Blyth Town Council - Meetings for November

These are the published meetings at Blyth Town Council for November

Thursday 2nd November        Policy Working Group

       This is not open to the public but is mentioned here for completeness         

Tuesday 7th November           Finance Committee

Thursday 16th November        Planning and Development Committee

Tuesday 21st November          Events Committee


All meetings are scheduled to start at 6:30 at Arms Evertyne House

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Blyth Town Council - Meetings for October

Blyth Town Council has a busy month of meetings scheduled for October:-

Tuesday 3rd     Allotments Committee

Tuesday 10th    Environment Services Committee

Thursday 12th   Community Grants Committee

Thursday 19th    Planning & Development Committee 

Tuesday  24th   Events Committee

Thursday  26th  Staff Committee (*) 


All meetings are scheduled to start at 6:30 pm at Arms Evertyne House


(*) Due to the nature of the matters to be discussed this meeting is likely to be largely in "Part II"

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Full Council meeting - Change of Venue

The meeting of the Blyth Town Council Full Council tonight ( Thursday 21st September ) will now take place at the Briardale Centre , Briardale Road, Blyth,  NE24  5AN

This is due to problems with the lift at Arms Evertyne House/

The meeting starts at 6:30, and will be preceded by Public Question Time from 6:00