Syon goes blue for the NHS
27th Mar 2020

Syon goes blue for the NHS

The Percy family and Northumberland Estates joined the country in showing their support for the amazing work that is being done by the NHS during this difficult time by lighting up their London home Syon House and the Great Conservatory in blue.  

Alnwick Castle and Covid 19
19th Mar 2020

Alnwick Castle and Covid 19

Following Government advice on Monday 16 March, we have taken the decision to delay the opening of  Alnwick Castle to visitors for the foreseeable future. This is in the interest of looking after the health and well-being of our visitors, employees and the wider community. The Castle was due to open on March 27th.   

Success for Wynyard’s Origin Hub
21st Jan 2020

Success for Wynyard’s Origin Hub

A new office complex on the Wynyard Business Park aimed at start up businesses and SME’s is proving a runaway success. All five units at the Origin hub have been snapped up within weeks of coming to the market.

Proposed by pass for historic village
9th Jan 2020

Proposed by pass for historic village

Exciting new plans being put forward by Northumberland Estates would seek to create a much needed by pass for the historic village of Denwick. 

2nd Jan 2020

New Operator Sought for Alnwick Markets

Following the recent decision by Alnwick market operators Local Living to give notice, Northumberland Estates is currently looking for a new operator to take on the role of running the markets in the town centre. Having undergone lengthy discussions with the local Council, the decision has been made to openly advertise this opportunity.

First outlet opens at New Alnwick Retail Park
8th Nov 2019

First outlet opens at New Alnwick Retail Park

This week saw the opening of a new drive-thru Starbucks store in Alnwick. This is the first store to commence trading on the towns new Willowburn Retail Park being constructed by Northumberland Estates.

Duke opens country park extension on North Tyneside
24th Sep 2019

Duke opens country park extension on North Tyneside

A new extension to the Rising Sun Country Park on North Tyneside was officially opened today by His Grace the Duke of Northumberland. Also participating in the launch of this fabulous new community facility was Norma Redfearn, Elected Mayor of North Tyneside.  

2nd Aug 2019

Plans put forward for new Alnwick Premier Inn

Exciting new plans could see a well-respected national hotel chain come to Alnwick. Consultation has begun on a proposed planning application from Northumberland Estates, acting on behalf of Northern Commercial Properties Ltd, which seeks to bring a new...

School visit to Alnwick construction site a success
4th Jul 2019

School visit to Alnwick construction site a success

Northumberland Estates recently arranged for 45 students from the Duchess High School in Alnwick to visit the construction site opposite the school. This visit is to form part of a school project for the students who are all studying engineering. The visit was hosted by Northumberland Estates in partnership with site contractor Tolent.

14th May 2019

Local Landmark to be restored

The sea wall protecting the iconic Church Hill at Alnmouth which was damaged by a storm surge six years ago is to be repaired by Northumberland Estates. Although Church Hill lies within a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), the hill and wall fall outside the village conservation area and are not listed. The Estates has completed a survey of the wall and now plans to carry out repairs during the next 12 months, subject to receiving the necessary SSSI permits.