Welcome to Blyth Town Council

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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.



Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance & Accountability Return (AGAR)

The Notice of Public Rights and AGAR are located on the Transparency and Key Documents page.



BLYTH HERITAGE TRAIL MAP

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



NOTICE FOR PARISH OF BLYTH - NEWSHAM WARD

Pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that DAVID WALLS formerly a Member of the above named Parish Council, has ceased to be a Member of the Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.

A request for an election was received in the Elections Office by more than TEN electors prior to the 27 May 2020 deadline for this vacancy. An election will be held to fill the vacancy, however a poll cannot take place until after 6 May 2021 in line with the Coronavirus Act 2020.

 



COVID-19 GUIDANCE AND UPDATES

Please visit our various new sections dedicated to providing you with up to date information and news surrounding COVID-19 and the support available in Northumberland.

If you or someone you know is self-isolating due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, it may help to know that there are local businesses in Blyth and surrounding areas who are willing to help.

Blyth Town Council has created a list of local businesses offering fresh produce deliveries, meals on wheels and various other services of benefit. 

Click here to view the local business directory.

If you are providing a service for the community and you would like added to our directory, please email info@blythtowncouncil.org.uk

 

CORONAVIRUS - ADVICE & INFORMATION FROM NHS

Follow the link to access clear advice and information from the NHS regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Advice and guidance on social distancing - measures we should all be taking to save lives:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-on-social-distancing-and-for-vulnerable-people/guidance-on-social-distancing-for-everyone-in-the-uk-and-protecting-older-people-and-vulnerable-adults?fbclid=IwAR16130eqYS40oN8N2TPDNVuzOUyuaKVx3dJdECXPSELlvpBFYGMbPrhvmM




Allotments
Bus Shelters
Partnership
Play Areas

Litter Issues
War Memorials
Events
Blyth in Bloom

Missed Bin Collection
Waste Permits
Grass Cutting
Council Tax

Housing Benefits
Parking Fines
Fly Tipping
Potholes

Planning
Dog Fouling
Street Cleaning
Street Lighting


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Council News

Arms Evertyne House, Blyth

Upcoming Meetings

  • Thursday, 23rd July 2020 4:00 pm

    Full Council

    4.00 pm Zoom Video meeting.

    To observe this meeting, an accessible link will be added prior to the meeting in the supporting document.

    Please note: all meeting times are subject to change due to the current circumstances.


  • Tuesday, 1st September 2020 4:30 pm

    Environment Committee

    4.30 pm Zoom Video meeting.

    To observe this meeting, an accessible link will be added prior to the meeting in the supporting document.

    Please note: all meeting times are subject to change due to the current circumstances.