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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).


Communication & Admin Assistant

Blyth Town Council have recently created a new post to help promote the communication and profile of the Council.

Applicants should have an ability to write and present information clearly as well as producing marketing material. A key part of the role will be keeping residents informed on the work of the Council as well as other community events and any items which may be of benefit to those within the Town. Communication with staff and Councillors is a key priority and the postholder will support internal and external communication.


Finance & Administrative Assistant

We are looking to appoint a Finance & Administrative Assistant to assist the Office Manager in general administration and the keeping of relevant accounts, cash books, bank reconciliations, budgets and other accounting records.

Applicants should have previous experience in the ordering of goods and services, as well as processing payments and maintaining the excel based accounting system together with other associated financial records.


Assistant Events Co-ordinator

The Council wish to continue and further develop its events strategy and its subsequent delivery. The Council wish to appoint an Assistant Events Co-ordinator for the year commencing 1 April 2022 with a view to the successful applicant undertaking the role of Events Co-ordinator commencing 1 April 2023. These events may attract an audience of between 250 and 25,000 people.


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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.

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

Please click on the relevant button to contact either council regarding any of the topics shown below

Blyth Town Council Services

Bus Shelters
Play Areas

Litter Issues
War Memorials
Blyth in Bloom

Northumberland County Council Services

Missed Bin Collection
Waste Permits
Grass Cutting
Council Tax

Housing Benefits
Parking Fines
Fly Tipping

Dog Fouling
Street Cleaning
Street Lighting

Recent Posts

Council News

Arms Evertyne House, Blyth

Upcoming Meetings

  • Tuesday, 1st February 2022 6:30 pm

    Community Funding Sub Committee

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

    Download : Download Document Agenda

  • Tuesday, 8th February 2022 6:30 pm

    Community Development

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