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Haydon Bridge - A great place to be!

News Headlines

Village Events

Check the latest claiming day/event information:-


The 2024 Haydon Hundred

was on Saturday 8th and another excellent day out for the participants and volunteers

Details Here

or Here

Hexham Male Voice Choir presents “Rhythms of Life!" in Haydon Bridge

Details Here

Every Saturday – We are restarting the Saturday Produce stall at the Bridge.  Please bring donations and come along and buy from 9.30, finishes at 12.30. 


H-B Station Car Park

has now become a pay car park!  It is necessary to pay using your phone or online

Parish Council Minutes

can be accessed via


HB Community Oil Group

Change of email Contact arrangements are now through


Group details are Here

Haydon Bridge - Hexham Cycle Path

The Hexham Courant reports on this Neighbourhood Plan initiative Here

Full proposal details are Here

1 Gigabit Broadband

is available in Haydon Bridge now.

Go to WeFibre.com

to check details and costs with your postcode.  Apply to switch Here

Bridge Opening

'The Bridge' is currently open

Monday 09.00 - 12.00

Tuesday and Wednesday 13.00 - 16.00

Friday 15.00 - 18.00

Saturday 09.30 - 12.30

If you would like to volunteer to support our library please call in to discuss.

Need to Report a Problem to a Council?

such as graffiti, fly tipping, pot holes, broken paving slabs, or street lighting. Try:- Fix My Street

Haydon Bridge Archives

are online here. To see the information and photographs

NCC Library Changes to Online Arrangements

Library members please look at this information from

NCC Online (Click Link) You will need to accept their cookies. 

Quick River Level Check for H-B

from the EA is

The History of Langley Barony

A few copies of this essential local history in 8 parts are available from Claire's newsagents or direct from the publisher Dennis Telford

Bin Collections Days

Check the NCC website for your details with the link here

As well as finding village information on this website, if you have a Facebook account you can also check emergency arrangements, help appeals or just catch up and add relevant content to the HAYDON BRIDGE MATTERS  Facebook page.  Log in with your own Facebook account details. 

Click HERE to begin

There is also a Haydon Bridge Businesses Facebook public group for local Businesses and Services in the Haydon Bridge area to advertise in addition to the services pages on this website.

Click HERE to begin

Another unrestricted Facebook group is Haydon Bridge Life for local advertising from local businesses, trades people, shops, pubs, clubs or anyone providing a service or promoting an event

Click HERE to begin


Welcome to Haydon Bridge

on the River South Tyne – an unbeatable mix of rural tranquillity, easy access to world class heritage and the cities of Newcastle and Carlisle.

On your doorstep:

    • A friendly, welcoming community
    • Great accommodation – from hotels to B & Bs
    • Welcoming pubs with great food
    • The Sill: The National Landscape Discovery Centre
    • Play areas for children, and newly refurbished river picnic/BBQ area for families
    • River and lake fishing
    • Canoeing opportunities
    • The Garden Station and other local visitor attractions
    • Local walks and cycling trails, including the John Martin Trail, in celebration of the most popular Victorian artist of his time
    • Local heritage galore from lead mining to castles and bastle houses
    • Tennis, golf, swimming and leisure centres all nearby
    And gateway to:
    • Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage site and Roman Forts (4 miles)
    • Northumberland National Park and 'The Sill' landscape discovery centre (4 miles)
    • North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural beauty (2 miles)
    • City life in Newcastle/Gateshead and Carlisle with top quality shopping, sport, culture and nightlife (30 minutes)

Where else could you get easy access (by train, cycle, bus, car or plane) to all this and holiday in a quiet rural village environment at the same time?

This website provides practical, up to date information for tourists, community organisations and local businesses.

You can also keep in touch with the village online through its news magazine, 'The Haydon News' Please note issues are not being published at present until a new editor is appointed.

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