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

29th May 2014

Councillor Olga Potts was elected as the mayor of Blyth at the Town’s Council meeting 29th May 2014. She has been a town Councillor since the first elections in 2009, and before that was a Councillor on the Borough Council. In nominating her, her fellow Councillors paid tribute to her years of public service as a teacher, a Councillor and representative on other bodies. Councillor Potts represents the Isabella Ward and will server as Mayor until the next annual meeting in May 2015.

Mayor Olga Potts

Community Grants

Information for 2015/16

Details of Community Funding for 2015/16 and the application form are now available.
Find them on our ‘Community Grants’ page which is located under ‘The Council’ on the blue heading at the top of the page.

Recent Posts

26 May 2015

Extension of Part Time Committee Clerk deadline

Just to note that following reports of issues experienced over the weekend with the Jobs North East website. The Chair of the Staff Committee has agreed to extend the deadline for this vacancy to Wednesday 27th May 2015 at 12pm.

Anybody experiencing issues with the Jobs North East website is advised to contact our Office direct on 01670 361668 or via email at info@blythtowncouncil.org.uk - in order to request an application pack.

19 May 2015

Annual Town Meeting

The Annual Town Meeting is to be held on Thursday the 28th May 2015, for more information on the meeting please click here

Council News

Upcoming Meetings

  • Tuesday, 2nd June 2015 6:30 pm

    Allotments Committee

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

    Download :  Agenda

  • Thursday, 4th June 2015 6:30 pm

    Assets Committee

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