Change is afoot!

The Local Government and Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) are undertaking a review of the number of councillors, electoral divisions and division names for Northumberland County Council.

You can explore the proposals for the new divisions on the LGBCE website. There are changes proposed for a number of areas in Hexham Constituency.

The public consultation is open until the 10th July 2023. You can make your views known to the LGBCE using the form on their website, by emailing them:, or by writing to them at LGBCE, PO BOX 133, Blyth, NE24 9FE