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Northumberland
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Welcome! This community is for members to chat about anything related to the towns and villages in Northumberland Uk!
Feel free to discuss anything you wish!

About Northumberland

Northumberland is unique. It is the least densely populated County in England; and has its own National Park, the most remote and unspoilt of all the English National Parks. It has its own flag, its own tartan and its own dialect. It has more castles open to the public than any other county. In Hadrian's Wall, it has the largest world heritage site in the country; and at Kielder, it has the largest man-made lake in Western Europe set in the country's largest man-made forest. It has its own food and drink and even its own distinct birds and wildlife. And it is the only British county with its own musical instrument: The Northumbrian pipes. It even has its own anthem!

It is a county divided into six Districts and in this site the main towns and villages of the County have been grouped into these six areas.

Alnwick District
Berwick-Upon-Tweed Borough
Blyth Valley Borough
Castle Morpeth Borough
Tynedale District
Wansbeck District

Northumberland Links

Northumberland Coast - A visitors guide
The Secret Kingdom
Northumberland National Park
Hadrians Wall
Northumbria Wiki
Continuing Northumberland Traditions
Northumbria Coast - Area of outstanding beauty
Northumberland Gifts!
Visit Northumberland
Visit North East England
Northumberland Farmers Markets
Northumberland College
Northumberland County Council
The Great North Air Ambulance Service

Photos

Northumberland Pool on FLICKr
TrekEarth Northumberland
Northumberland Cam

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