Parish Council

The council meets in the Women’s Institute Hall at 7pm on the third Monday of every month. This is open to the public. Residents of the Parish are welcome to attend.

The next meeting will be held on Monday 21st February 2022 at the WI Hall Ulgham at 7.00 p.m. Members of the public are welcome to attend. here.

Copies of the minutes are kept in the W.I. Hall and the latest minutes will be available to view online here when they have been agreed.

The following are the current Parish councillors:

Mr. Jim Scott (Chairman), Mrs Helen Shaw (Vice Chairman), Mr. George Brown, Mrs. Lesley Newman and Mrs Deb Wilson. Contact details are available on the newsletter and noticeboard.

The present clerk to the council is Mrs. K. Mavin. Contact by email at

Covid-19 Latest Government Guidance

Please see link below to the latest Government guidance:

Please see information below re update from Northern Powergrid on Storm Arwen

Information re roadworks in the Parish area

The Parish Council have received notification of a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order as follows: 127103622 C120 Uglham Grange Jcn to Hagg House Jcn

C120 Ulgham Grange Junction To Hagg House Junction Ulgham

Chevron TM on behalf of Network Rail road closure for tamping works. Road closure order 20/02/2022 – 21/02/2022. Expected road closure 20/02/2022 – 21/02/2022 between the hours of 23:00 until 06:00. There will be no access. Details of the disruption can be viewed here

The Parish Council have received notification of a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order as follows: 127109117 U6105 FW Grange Rd-Grange Ct past 19 22

U6105 Footway From Grange Road To Grange Court Past 19 22 Widdrington Station

Northumbrian Water footway closure to rebuild collapsed chamber. Order valid 14/03/2022 – 25/03/2022. It is expected that the footway will be closed 14/03/2022 – 18/03/2022. Details of the disruption can be viewed here

Information from Age UK Northumberland

As part of the Covid response we have been fortunate to secure some funding from the Ventient Sisters and North Steads Wind Farm, which will enable Age UK Northumberland to offer more free support and assistance to residents aged 50 and over in your area.

The support that we can provide includes:

·         Information, advice and advocacy support

·         Welfare benefit checks, including help with Attendance Allowance/PIP claims

·         Health and wellbeing advice

·         Befriending services

·         Support accessing food supplies

·         Activity packs (these will be available from mid-November)

Contact Age UK on 01670 784800

Job Centres

Please follow this link to the job centres website to find one near you:

Minutes and other documentation

Follow this link to access all Parish Council documents including meeting agendas, meeting minutes, accounts, governance, audits, monthly updates and general documentation:

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