On this page you will find Notices of forthcoming Parish Council meetings and other local news. If you have items of news you would like to have included on this page, please contact Martin Chilvers, Rochester with Byrness Parish Clerk (details on the Contact Us page) or send a message using the Guestbook.
13 July 2018Tyneside Stages Rally 2018
06 July 2018Revitalising Redsdale - Thistle Therapy at Rochester Round House
‘Thistle Therapy’, at Rochester Roundhouse on Monday 16th July.
This is a work party day of tidy-up and thistle removal and we need volunteers – this is the last chance to tackle the thistles this year before they flower and seed!
For details please see poster.
26 June 2018Cygnus support for health and wellbeing
Please see attached poster showing dates and locations where Cygnus are running their campervan consultation in the local area.
They will be in Rochester on Monday 16 July from 12.00pm and Byrness same day at 2.00pm
30 May 2018Parish Council meetings
Parish Council meetings
The next Parish Council meeting will be at the Village Hall, Byrness on TUESDAY 31 July, 2018 at 7.30pm.
The Agenda for the meeting can be found here or in the appropriate section of the 'Document Library' a few days before the meeting.
Additionally a draft version of the minutes from the previous meeting are available to view within the 'Document Library'.
The Parish Council meet on the last Tuesday of every other month. Below are dates and locations for the next six meetings
31 July, 2018 @ Byrness Village Hall
25 September, 2018 @ Rochester Village Hall
27 November, 2018 @ Byrness Village Hall
29 January, 2019 @ Rochester Village Hall
26 March, 2019 @ Byrness Village Hall
28 May, 2019 @ Rochester Village Hall (to include Annual Parish Meeting)
23 May 2018Battle of Otterburn - Projct launch 24 June @ RTC Sports Centre
I am emailing to let you know that we are about to launch our Revitalising Redesdale Battle of Otterburn: Conflict in the Landscape project, which will be exploring the story of the Battle of Otterburn. This project will have lots of volunteering opportunities, including researching historical records and assisting with investigative fieldwork such as metal detecting and excavations. We are holding a launch event on Sunday 24th June, 2.00-4.30pm in Otterburn at the RTC Sports Centre- see attached poster. This is a free event and will include talks about the project and what we hope to uncover as well as a guided walk to the battlefield site. There will also be the opportunity to sign up as a volunteer for this project.
Thanks very much,
Karen Collins, Revitalising Redesdale Heritage and Engagement Officer
Mob: 07741 194309
Learn more: www.revitalisingredesdale.org.uk