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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.


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A New Mayor

June 2015

Councillor Margaret Parker was elected as the Mayor of Blyth at the Town Council’s meeting on the 21st May 2015. She has been a Town Councillor since 2013. Before that she was a Borough Councillor at Blyth Valley Council, where she was the Millennium Mayor. Prior to retirement, Margaret worked in the Fire Service, as well as raising a family.

Blyth Town Meeting

17 May 2016

Blyth Town Council Meeting
Blyth Town Council’s Town Meeting is to be held on Thursday 26 May 2016 at Arms Evertyne House, Blyth, NE24 2AS. All members of public are free to attend. Public Question Time will begin at 6, in which the public can put forward questions to the councillors and staff attending. The meeting will then take place at 6.30pm.

Recent Posts

25 May 2016

Free Textiles Workshop

Looking Through the Porthole

Blyth Town Council was delighted to learn that the Arts Council England have awarded funding to a group of four Northumberland artists for a project related to the Tall Ships Regatta. The project team, Michele Rickitt, Ann Marie Dalton, Denise Primrose and Jane Suttcliffe came together thanks to a bait initiative, the Creative Futures Enterprise Programme under the mentorship of Jane Shaw.

The project involves groups from the Briardale, Buffalo and Isabella Community Centres. The artists will be delivering workshops in each of the community centres over the next four months exploring the theme of a voyage.

For more information, please click here, or check out the website here!

26 April 2016

Come & Play Tall Ships Regatta

Northumberland County Council are looking for local musicians to perform on stages throughout the Tall Ships event. For more information please click here.

Council News

Upcoming Meetings

  • Thursday, 26th May 2016 6:30 pm

    Annual Town Meeting

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

    Download :  Agenda

  • Thursday, 2nd June 2016 6:30 pm

    Allotments Committee

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