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.

5th Mar 2019

Green Space and Meadow Planting for Duke’s School Initiative

A planning application which seeks to tackle the growing shortage of retirement living facilities in Alnwick while creating more green space for public use and preserving an historic building, has now been submitted by developers Northumberland Estates.   The scheme, which is for the former Duke’s School site, has been amended from its original format following the public consultation last August. 

Start date announced for new Alnwick Retail Park
20th Dec 2018

Start date announced for new Alnwick Retail Park

The New Year will see construction begin at Willowburn Retail Park in Alnwick according to owners and developers, Northumberland Estates.   Having agreed terms with national retailer M&S Food Hall, local Alnwick butchery business Turnbulls and coffee chain Starbucks, work can now commence with completion due in August 2019.

WYNYARD BUSINESS PARK WELCOMES THE TASTE OF ITALIAN COFFEE
19th Dec 2018

WYNYARD BUSINESS PARK WELCOMES THE TASTE OF ITALIAN COFFEE

An authentic taste of Italy has arrived at Wynyard Business Park owned by Northumberland Estates thanks to an award-winning and growing North East café business.

Investing in Lesbury and Alnmouth
29th Nov 2018

Investing in Lesbury and Alnmouth

The communities of Lesbury and Hipsburn near Alnwick could see two new exciting developments and significant investment under proposals being put forwards by Northumberland Estates. 

Everflow Expands at Wynyard Park
28th Nov 2018

Everflow Expands at Wynyard Park

One of the UK’s fastest growing water suppliers has doubled its office space at the prestigious Wynyard Business Park development in the Tees Valley just one year after moving in.