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Welcome to Blyth Town Council

Blyth is situated in the South-East part of Northumberland and with a population of over 36,000 it is the most densely populated town in the County.

Blyth has a wonderful beach, parks, buildings and a long history of shipbuilding and mining.

Blyth Town Council is a community council at the most local level of government. We provide a small number of services, events and also a voice for 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 are available at www.northumberland.gov.uk (opens in a new window).

Annual Return 2020/21

The Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return for 2020/21 can be found on our Finance and Freedom of Information Page (Opens in a new window)


Our new interactive Blyth Heritage Trail Map is now online, please CLICK HERE to view.

Blyth in Bloom 2021

We are pleased to confirm that entries are now open for the 2021 Blyth in Bloom competition.

The closing date for applications is Friday 9 July.

Entrants will be contacted regarding the judging arrangements which will be dependent on any Covid restrictions that might be in place at the time.

Click here for an entry form (Opens in a new window)

Return completed entry forms:

via email to info@blythtowncouncil.org.uk 

via post to Blyth Town Council, Arms Evertyne House, Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 2AS.

Click here to read the full poster (Opens in a new window)

Blyth in Bloom 2021

Blyth Partnership Agreement Logo

Weekly Operational Schedule 

Blyth Town Council work in partnership with Northumberland County Council to provide core and enhanced environmental services in Blyth.

Weekly updates are provided on our website to inform residents on the services being carried out in their area.

Click here to visit the ‘Weekly Operational Schedule’ page (Opens in new window)


Blyth Town Council offices remain closed however all officers are working from home.

Bus Shelters
Play Areas

Litter Issues
War Memorials
Blyth in Bloom

Missed Bin Collection
Waste Permits
Grass Cutting
Council Tax

Housing Benefits
Parking Fines
Fly Tipping

Dog Fouling
Street Cleaning
Street Lighting

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