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The offices of Blyth Town Council are open from 9am - 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9am - 4.30pm on a Friday.


Blyth is a vibrant market town, port and home to some of the world’s greatest innovators in renewable technology.

Situated in the South-East of the county, Blyth Town Council serve over 36,000 inhabitants in this the most densely populated town of Northumberland, which also boasts a fine beach, wonderful parks and a friendly disposition. Don’t just take our word for it though. Visit the BEACH AND PARKS gallery or even more fine buildings, sights and amenities in AROUND BLYTH.

Blyth Town Council is a community council at the most local level of government. We provide an expanding number of services, events and also a voice for the residents of Blyth delivered with local knowledge and commitment. Our activities are detailed on the pages of this website. However, Northumberland County Council, are responsible for most of the services Blyth residents commonly access: Benefits and Council Tax, Housing, Social Care, Tourism, Libraries, Schools, Roads and Transport, Waste and Recycling. More details at www.northumberland.gov.uk

Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate the site for Blyth information, amenities and what Blyth Town Council is doing on your behalf.

If you have any queries please contact the Town Council office - details are on the ‘Contact Us’ page or take a look at our Facebook Page by clicking https://www.facebook.com/BlythTC/

Annual Town Meeting

Please click here to view the notice for the Annual Town Meeting.

Blyth’s Gateway Signs

The Gateway signs are now up at Cowpen Road, Horton Road, Laverock Hall Road and Links Road. Please click here to take a look!

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Northumberland Live 2017 - Click the Image Below to Find Out More

Blyth in Bloom Logo
Click here to visit our Blyth in Bloom page!


Following the Election that took place on Thursday 4 May 2017 the results are in, you can now view the list of County Councillors here, and the Town Councillors here

You can look at the results in more detail by clicking this link: Click Here

Vandalism in Play Areas

Due to recent vandalism taken place in Bowes Street Play Area (above) and in Ogle Drive Play Area (below) some areas of the parks will be cordoned off.

If anybody has any information regarding the person/persons causing the vandalism please get in contact with the Police. Thank you.

The Mayor

April 2017

Mayor Margaret Parker

Councillor Margaret Parker, Mayor, attended her last Full Council meeting as Mayor on Thursday 23 March 2017 and is retiring as a Councillor at the end of April.

Councillor Parker presented medals to past Mayors - Councillor Alisdair Gibbs-Barton, Councillor Kath Nisbet and Councillor Bob Parker.

She was presented with a bouquet from the officers by Joe Hughes, Town Clerk.

Work in Progress

March/April 2017

Newsham Farm Play Area is Open as of today (25 May), please click here to see the progress.

Work is also in progress at Millfield Play Area to install a swing, Burns Avenue Play Area to install toddler swings and a mini MUGA (multi-use games area) and a net twister has been installed at Briardale.

Work commenced this week (03/04/17) on the stabilisation of the lanes at Beatrice Avenue and Newsham Side Club allotment sites using ecoProactive. Beatrice Avenue is completed and Newsham Side Club should be completed by Friday 7 April. Click here to go to the Allotments page for more information or on the allotment site name to go to the gallery
Beatrice Avenue or Newsham Side Club

Recent Posts

15 May 2017

Play Area Upgrades

Blyth Town Council will be upgrading the play areas at Lindsay Avenue & Laverock Place with the coming months, take a look at the Laverock Place Consultation here, and the Lindsay Avenue Consultation here. Any comments are welcome. Please email comments to info@blythtowncouncil.org.uk before Friday 26th May 2017.

Council News

Upcoming Meetings

  • Tuesday, 30th May 2017 6:30 pm

    Events Committee

    6:30 PM – Council Chamber, Arms Evertyne House, Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 2AS

    Download :  Agenda

  • Thursday, 1st June 2017 6:30 pm

    Town Meeting

    6:30 PM – Council Chamber, Arms Evertyne House, Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 2AS

    Download :  Agenda Download :  Supporting Docs