Local News

Local MP views Tweed 1000 tapestry

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, was privileged to view the Tweed 1000 tapestry last week. The tapestry has been created as part of celebrations of 1000 years of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

MP welcomes funding for improvements to local school

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, is delighted to welcome funding that has been awarded to Berwick Academy. The school made  an application to the Condition Improvement Fund for reroofing Block M which was successful.

MP welcomes investment in local schools

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, has today welcomed the news that Northumberland County Council has passed its budget, including the approval of millions of pounds worth of investment for Berwick Academy and James Calvert Spence College.

Update on services at Rothbury Post Office

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, has been in correspondence with the Post Office regarding their plans for the branch in Rothbury.

MP visits Ellington Primary School

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, recently visited Ellington Primary School in her constituency, where she was delighted to congratulate pupils on their success in the Key Stage 2 exams.

MP visits completed football pavilion

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, visited Ellington Junior Football Club on Friday to view the new Club Pavilion.  She was given a tour of the new facilities, including changing and shower rooms, offices and a recreational area and kitchen.

MP VISITS NEW VILLAGE BREWERY

Whilst visiting the village of Elsdon recently, Berwick MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan popped in to visit the new brewery venture located there, to lend her support to their work and hear more about how they are doing.

MP praises pub’s library scheme

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, recently visited Elsdon to see for herself the fantastic new library scheme being operated by the local pub landlords.

Anne-Marie speaks in Mental Capacity Bill debate

Anne-Marie took the opportunity to speak in yesterday's Commons debate on the Mental Capacity Bill and raised concerns and challenges faced by care homes in Northumberland.

You can read the speech HERE or watch the video below:

 

 

MP praises generosity of locals

Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP has praised the generosity of local people once more, who have given generously in her annual “One More Toy” Christmas appeal.  The drive encourages people to buy one more toy to donate to the Salvation Army, who then distribute the toys to children in care or in families