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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).


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)


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

Notice: Bowes Street Play Area

UPDATE: The work was completed in July. Due to Covid, the work on the Play Area is not yet completed. The contractors are expected resume work on the week commencing 4th July.

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Notice: Bowes Street Play Area

Photo Competition Blyth Town Council Planters

Blyth Town Council have numerous flower planters, mainly within the Town Centre and at the Quayside.

The Council would like to produce some graphics for the base of these planters which represents the town’s proud past through to it’s exciting future.

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Photo Competition Blyth Town Council Planters

Proposed new Skate Park

Blyth Town Council are seeking your views on the installation of a proposed new Skate Park for Children in a new location.

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Proposed new Skate Park

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Council News

Arms Evertyne House, Blyth

Upcoming Meetings

  • Thursday, 15th September 2022 6:30 pm

    Environment Committee

    Allotment holder question time at 6.00 pm. followed by Environment Committee at 6:30 PM, Thursday, 15th Sep 2022, Council Chamber, Blyth Town Council, Arms Evertyne House, Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 2AS

  • Thursday, 22nd September 2022 6:30 pm

    Community Development

    6:30 PM, Thursday, 22nd Sep 2022, Council Chamber, Blyth Town Council, Arms Evertyne House, Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 2AS