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  Northumberland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Northumberland is a traditional, ceremonial and administrative county in northern England.
Northumberland became a sort of wild county, where outlaws and border reivers hid from the law, as it was largely rural and unpopulated.
Northumberland is represented in Parliament by four MPs, of whom one is a Conservative one is a Liberal Democrat and two are Labour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northumberland   (1801 words)

  
 Visit Northumberland
Northumberland is one of the most spectacular counties in the country with a host of things to see and do.
Descriptions of all Northumberland’s major towns and villages are accompanied by detailed information about things to do and places to visit.
There is so much to do in Northumberland: Walking, cycling, fishing, golf, riding and sailing plus a year long programme of fairs and festivals.
www.northumberland.gov.uk /vg   (497 words)

  
 Camelot Village: Britain's Heritage and History
Northumberland, due to it's location, has the distinction of having the greatest number of castles of any of the British counties.
Tyne and Wear is centred on the cities of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Sunderland with the town of Morpeth being awarded the honour of being the adminstration centre for the 'new' Northumberland.
Northumberland’s local government: Most of the County of Northumberland is governed by a two-tier system - Northumberland County Council and the six Districts of Alnwick, Berwick upon Tweed, Blyth Valley, Castle Morpeth, Tynedale and Wansbeck.
www.camelotintl.com /heritage/counties/england/northumberland.html   (799 words)

  
 GENUKI: Northumberland Genealogy
The soil is various; the eastern part being fruitful, having very good wheat and most sorts of corn, with rich meadows on the banks of the rivers; but the western part is generally barren, it being mostly heathy and mountainous.
Northumberland Record Office has burial and grave records from several cemeteries in the county.
Calvinistic Methodist Ministers in Northumberland, 1887 from: The Diary of the Calvinistic Methodists, for 1887.
www.genuki.bpears.org.uk /NBL   (1563 words)

  
 Corporate
The Learning and Skills Council in Northumberland was launched on April 2, 2001, as one of the national Learning and Skills Councils 47 local offices.
Situated in the far North East of England and bordering with Scotland, with a population of just over 307,000 the county is largely a rural area and with a land area of 1,960 square miles is one of the largest counties in England.
Northumberland LSC is pleased to announce the latest ESF Co-Financing Regional Bidding Round.
www.lsc.gov.uk /northumberland/Corporate   (227 words)

  
 Northumberland, New Hampshire
Northumberland lost at total of 341 residents, going from 2,779 in 1950 to 2,438 residents in 2000.
The 2004 Census estimate for Northumberland was 2,412 residents, which ranked 120th among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
Northumberland contains 36.7 square miles of land area and 0.1 square miles of inland water area.
www.nhes.state.nh.us /elmi/htmlprofiles/northumberland.html   (305 words)

  
 Northumberland Health Action Zone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Northumberland was chosen as one of only 11 zones across the country in the first wave of HAZ's in 1998.
Northumberland is a beautiful place with it's stunning coastline and picturesque countryside.
In parts of Northumberland deaths from heart diseases are at an average level they were 30 years ago in the rest of England and Wales, deaths from strokes in Blyth Valley are 80% worse than the National average and in Wansbeck 25% worse for lung cancer.
www.northumberland-haz.org.uk   (299 words)

  
 Northumberland Hadrians Wall.
Lindisfarne Castle and Priory Holy Island Northumberland reachable along a causeway for an hour or so either side of low water, an Island full of character and lots of history.
No visit to Northumberland is complete without seeing Alnwick Castle In mid-summer English roses of the garden a delight.
Northumberland Coastal Route- one of the most stunning drives or cycle rides in the County.
www.beautiful-england.co.uk /northumberland.htm   (691 words)

  
 Northumberland
Welcome to Northumberland - a thriving, south-eastern Ontario community strategically positioned along Highway 401 to access both Toronto and Kingston within a 1 to 1.5 hours drive.
Northumberland County offers a range of living experiences from historic towns to scenic rolling rural areas to spectacular water settings on Rice Lake, the Trent River and Lake Ontario.
The Corporation of the County of Northumberland is the upper tier level of municipal government that weaves together seven diverse, yet complementary municipalities.
www.northumberland.ca   (87 words)

  
 The North East Chamber of Commerce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Covering the largest area of the North East Chamber in terms of square mileage from Ponteland in the South to Berwick-upon-Tweed in the North to the Cumbrian Border in the West and the entire Northumberland coastline in the East.
Northumberland businesses range from the farming community, to the latest e-commerce businesses, manufacturing, tourism and retail to name a few.
The opinions of members are then put to decision makers in the county and fed up to regional level through Northumberland representatives on Chamber Council.
www.ne-cc.com /localoffices/northumberlandlocal.asp   (456 words)

  
 Northumberland Rock Art, Web Access to the Beckensall Archive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This website is the celebration of rock carvings made by Neolithic and Early Bronze Age people in Northumberland in the north east of England, between 6000 and 3500 years ago.
If you have the pleasure of visiting Northumberland rock art, please treat it with respect as it cannot be renewed once it has been lost.
The ‘Web Access to Rock Art: the Beckensall Archive of Northumberland Rock Art’ project was funded by an AHRB Resource Enhancement Grant to the University of Newcastle.
rockart.ncl.ac.uk   (249 words)

  
 Bed and Breakfast, B&B, Self-catering Holiday Accommodation, Rothbury, Alnwick, Northumberland, UK
Coquetdale in Alnwick District, Northumberland, is a Walking Paradise.
Explore the high peaks of the Cheviot Hills and the valleys of the River Coquet in this unspoilt region of spectacular landscapes.
Northumberland benefits from an unusually high proportion of quality accommodation, and Rothbury's central position makes it ideal for exploring the whole of Northumberland, the Scottish Borders and Newcastle upon Tyne.
www.visit-rothbury.co.uk   (276 words)

  
 Northumberland Cam (©) - Scenic Photos
Castles - a separate section with photos of all the main castles in Northumberland.
Rivers - a separate section for easy reference to photos of the Northumberland's rivers.
Northumberland Walks - Features of some of the walks we do.
www.northumberland-cam.com   (302 words)

  
 Bed and breakfast Hexham, b&b & self catering accommodation near Hadrian's Wall & Hexham, Northumberland, north east ...
Northumberland has excellent facilites for cycling and mountain biking.
Lovely self catering, holiday cottage near Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland also available visit the website for Chapel House www.chapel-house.info for self catering Northumberland, self catering Hadrian's Wall, holiday cottages Northumberland.
Chapel House, holiday cottage in Northumberland, self catering Hadrian's Wall and Hexham, north east England, uk also available.
www.peth-head-cottage.co.uk   (550 words)

  
 Northumberland Flowers Shops UK - Northumberland Florists - UK Flower Shops - Order Flowers - Buy and Send Flowers ...
Northumberland Flowers Shops UK - Northumberland Florists - UK Flower Shops - Order Flowers - Buy and Send Flowers Online - UK Flower Shops and Florists Online - UK Online Shopping Guide showing flowers and online florist sites with secure online ordering.
Their mission is to make sending flowers an easy, convenient, enjoyable and exciting experience, and to deliver flowers of the highest quality and best value for money, quickly and easily.
If you are looking to locate a local florist anywhere in the UK including Northumberland then this is the site.
www.northumberlandflowers.co.uk   (1007 words)

  
 Home, Home - Connexions Northumberland Ltd
Thank you to the 501 young people who gave their time to be interviewed and shared their views on the service we provide.
To read the responses received from young people and the co-ordinated response from Northumberland Families and Children's Trust (FACT)go to News.
Connexions Northumberland has also produced Choices Special for parents and carers of young people with learning difficulties/disabilities.
www.connexions-northumberland.org.uk   (304 words)

  
 The Byre Vegetarian Bed and Breakfast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Harbottle's location in central Northumberland and at the foothills of the Cheviots, is a perfect base for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers and just 15 minutes from the popular village of Rothbury.
Northumberland National Park offers glimpses of ancient landscapes and wilderness found nowhere else in England.
Northumberland has a magnificent coastline with sandy beaches, quaint villages and dramatic castles.
www.the-byre.co.uk   (322 words)

  
 Bed and Breakfast Guest House - Hadrians Wall - Northumberland - UK
Four Wynds Guest House is a detached stone built house situated in a ½ acre in the small hamlet of Longbyre.
It is ideally situated for visits to historic landmarks such as Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland National Park and The Pennine Way.
Select from our comprehensive breakfast menu where the speciality is a traditional Northumberland cooked breakfast, complimented with mouthwatering 'Home Made' preserves.
www.bed-breakfast-hadrianswall.com   (207 words)

  
 b&b northumberland-bed&breakfast-northumberland-accommodation CORNHILLS FARMHOUSE, Kirkwhelpington BED&BREAKFAST
Cornhills farmhouse B&B (4 diamonds, silver award) is situated on a typical Northumberland farm.
Cornhills farm lies in the centre of Northumberland and is an ideal location for visiting any of Northumberland's Historic Houses.
The pictures are of our new hens purchased from McDonalds farm at Haydon Bridge last Tuesday 27th of June.I bought two Bluebells and two Welsumers (top picture), two Light Sussex (bottom picture) and two white Leghorns to go with the three I already owned.I now have sixteen hens in total.
www.northumberlandfarmhouse.co.uk   (288 words)

  
 Annstead Holiday Accommodation, Seahouses, Alnwick, Holy Island, Northumberland Coast, UK
All carefully situated on a working arable and stock farm in the unspoiled heart of Northumberland.
Annstead Farm is a family-run 550-acre working arable and stock farm situated just yards from miles and miles of undiscovered, unspoiled sandy beaches on the spectacular Northumberland Coast, between the seaside villages of Beadnell and Seahouses.
To relax in the heart of spectacular Northumberland, in breathtaking surroundings please get in touch and I will be happy to help.
www.annstead.co.uk   (278 words)

  
 Northumberland Communities
The Northumberland Communities website contains a range of learning resource material that reflects Northumberland’s heritage, providing a base for studying the County’s history.
It also seeks to illustrate the range of sources for family and local history research that are available via Northumberland Archives Service.
Please note that some of the images, although optimised for quality and speed of download, are still quite large and hence if viewing over a slow internet connection may take a little time to download.
communities.northumberland.gov.uk   (94 words)

  
 Northumberland NGfL ICT Resources
Resources to support the Dazzle painting program in use in Northumberland schools.
In the unit children learn how to use an object-based graphics package such as the drawing tools in Microsoft Word and compare it with a paint package such as Dazzle.
Several schools in Northumberland are considering updating their video equipment as part of their NGfL 4 bid and have asked for advice on Digital Video equipment.
ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk /ict   (280 words)

  
 Family Research in Northumberland -- UK Genealogy .co.uk
Northumberland is a large county in Northern England stretching North from the River Tyne to the Scottish Borders.
We have listed details of some of the major archives and libraries in Northumberland.
We have listed details of some of the main registration offices in Northumberland.
www.ukgenealogy.co.uk /nbl.htm   (389 words)

  
 Gloroum Caravan Park in glorious Northumberland
The Glororum Caravan Park is beautifully situated one mile from Bamburgh on the glorious Northumberland coast.
Set in peaceful surroundings, it is within easy reach of Holy Island, the Farne Islands, The Cheviots and many historic castles.
The Alnwick Water Gardens, in the grounds of the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland's castle, are now open to visitors.
www.glororum-caravanpark.co.uk   (236 words)

  
 Northumberland Links - golf course
Combine the natural beauty of the area with the course’s natural layout, add in the refreshing ocean breezes during the afternoon, and playing at Northumberland is an unforgettable experience.
Northumberland Links is literally a “Breath of Fresh Air”… so please come and “Sea” for yourself.
“Pugwash is home to one of Canada's true hidden gems, Northumberland Links, whose well-terraced greens proved to be borderline cruel given their U.S. Open-like speed and the blustery conditions that regularly whip the course”
www.northumberlandlinks.com   (142 words)

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