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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.

The offices of Blyth Town Council will be closed from 1pm on Friday 15 April but will re-open normal time on Monday 18 April. They will also be closed all day on Wednesday 20 April all day for the Queen’s 90th Celebrations.


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.

Environmental Services Information

25 February 2016

Burns Avenue Play Area Refurbishment
Work on the refurbishment of Burns Avenue Play Area is due to be completed on Wednesday 27 April.
Please click here for the plans, and here to view the presentation.

Street Lighting and Litter Bins
As most people will be aware, Northumberland County Council’s programme to modernise street lighting is underway in Blyth. In order for the work to be carried out, all litter bins that are mounted on street lighting columns are being removed. They will be reinstated when the new columns are in place.

Recent Posts

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