Welcome to Blyth Town Council

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Supporting Development

Supporting Events

Supporting Culture

Supporting Community

Supporting Blyth

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The offices of Blyth Town Council are open from 9am - 5pm Monday to Thursday, and 9am - 12am Friday.

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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, is 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.

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.

Community Grants

Information for 2015/16

At the Community Grants Committee meeting held on 7 July 2015, all of the fund for 2015/16 was allocated - a total of £109,000.

Unfortunately we cannot accept further applications for this financial year.

Recent Posts


17 July 2015

Running order for 18th & 19th July

Please click here to find out the running order for this weekends events! We are also encouraging attendees to take as many photographs as possible, using the hashtag ‘#BlythFair2015’ on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


13 July 2015

Press Release

Blyth Town Clerk Sue Noddings (67) is to retire at the end of July. Sue joined the Town Council as its only employee shortly after the Council was created in 2009. She assisted the Council in expanding its activities to the position where it is becoming a major force in the town’s revival. Councillors and colleagues thanked Sue for her work and wish her all the best for a long and happy retirement.


Council News

Upcoming Meetings

  • Thursday, 30th July 2015 6:30 pm

    Assets Committee

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

    Download :  Agenda

  • Thursday, 13th August 2015 6:30 pm

    Planning and Development Committee

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