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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 Vacancy In Office of a Councillor - Cowpen Parish Ward

Following the resignation of Councillor Robert Parker in the Cowpen Ward, there is now a vacancy of a Councillor. Please see the attached file for all relevant information regarding the vacancy and the process of replacement.

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Download : Download Document Notice of Vacancy of Cowpen Parish Ward Councillor

Following the vacancy of Councillor within the Cowpen Ward, we have been informed by Northumberland County Council that enough signatures have been gathered for a by election to take place. This by election will take place on Thursday 9 January 2020.




New Appointments for Blyth Town Council

Following the AGM held on Thursday 9 May 2019 there were new appointments within the Council, which are listed below:

New Mayor

Councillor Warren Taylor has taken over as Mayor from Councillor Adrian Cartie, with Councillor Margaret Richardson taking over from Councillor Kath Nisbet as Deputy Mayor.

New Committee Chairs

The Environment Committee will be chaired by Councillor Olga Potts, with the Vice-Chair being Councillor Margaret Richardson.

The Community Development Committee will be chaired by Councillor Kath Nisbet, with the Vice-Chair being Councillor Adrian Cartie.

The Governance Committee will be chaired by Councillor John Potts, with the Vice-Chair being Councillor Warren Taylor.




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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