Useful Links

A collection of useful links to organizations that operate in or around Ashington

Local Charities

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Address: 104 Station Rd, Ashington NE63 8RN

The Salvation Army
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Address: Second Avenue
NE63 0BJ

Carers Northumberland
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Address: 107 And 109 Station Road
NE63 8RS

  • Landline: 01670 320018
Real Deal Plus Within Ashington Life Centre
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  • Address: 104-108 Station Road
    NE63 8RN
  • Landline:01670 462097
The Childrens Society
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  • Address: 58 Station Road
    NE63 9UJ
  • Landline: 01670 817316
Northumberland Community Voluntary Action
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  • Address: 107-109 Station Road
    NE63 8RS
  • Landline: 01670 858688
  • Fax: 01670 784160
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Northumberland Aged Mineworkers Homes Association
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  • Address: 7 Esther Court
    NE63 8AP
  • Landline: 01670 853200


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  • Address: Central Office Ymca
    North View
    NE63 9XQ
  • Landline:01670 812388



Council & Parish

Ashington Town Council

Ashington Town Hall
65 Station Road
NE63 8RX

Tel: (01670) 624521
Town Clerk:


Northumberland County Council

Northumberland County Council is the unitary authority for Northumberland.  The County Council is responsible for Business Rates, Council Tax, Housing Benefits, Planning as well as Road, Street, Pavement & Grass issues.  Information and contact details of Ashington’s County Councillors is also available via the website.

01670 627 000 /

Arch Northumberland

Arch Northumberland are an arms length company set up by Northumberland County Council.  They aim to create a thriving, attractive and sustainable Northumberland by delivering and supporting regeneration, business growth, housing market renewal and inward investment throughout the area.

Ashington Community Football Club

Ashington Community Football Club play in the Northern League Division 1 and are based at Woodhorn Lane in the town.  For information on the ‘Colliers’ visit the website.

Ashington Cricket Club

Ashington Cricket Club welcomes and look forwards to meeting new members who wish to develop their highest cricketing potential.  Function Suite also available for hire.

01670 814 081

Ashington Leisure Centre

Ashington Leisure Centre provides a venue for a range of sporting activities including swimming, badminton, gymnastics, football, gym and spa. The town’s library is also located at the Centre.

01670 622 130 /

Ashington Rugby Club

Ashington Rugby Club are based at the Recreation Ground on Ellington Road.  For more information on the Club, including function facilities, call:

01670 814 123

Bernicia Housing Group

The Bernicia Group, based in Ashington, provides more than 8,000 homes throughout the North East of England including a significant number in the Ashington area.

0844 800 3800 /

Business Northumberland

Business Northumberland provides a support service for those thinking of starting a business or want to develop and grow a business in Northumberland.

08451 444 000 / 

Credit Union for South East Northumberland (CUSEN)

CUSEN provide savings accounts, low interest loans and insurance policies providing a reliable and ethical alternative to other financial institutions.

Hirst Welfare Centre

Hirst Welfare Centre provides a wide range of activities and services including a gym, fitness timetables, children & young peoples activities, football, catering & cafe as well as a venue for business conferences and community activities.

Northumberland Business Services Ltd (NBSL)

NBSL is a BIS approved Enterprise Agency and works to assist pre-start, new and existing businesses by providing information, advice and support on running and developing a business.

Northumberland College

Northumberland College, based in Ashington, is the largest provider of further & higher education in Northumberland, up to degree level.  The College can also provide training to employers across the North East region.

Northumberland YMCA

Northumberland YMCA, based in Ashington, provides various activities and a safe place for young people to reach their full potential.

South East Northumberland Rail Users Group (SENRUG)

SENRUG is a voluntary organisation that promotes rail travel in South East Nortumberland. SENRUG have been at the forefront of the campaign to bring a passenger rail link back to Ashngton via the Ashington, Blyth & Tyne Line.

Wansbeck Centre for Voluntary Service (Northumberland CVA)

Wansbeck CVS provides information, advice and training to volunteers and community & voluntary groups.

Wansbeck Citizens Advice Bureau

Advice and help on a range of issues, including welfare rights, consumer, employment and housing rights as well as money and debt advice.

01670 818 360

Wansbeck Valley Food Bank

Wansbeck Valley Food Bank provides a stop gap food bank for individuals and families in the Wansbeck Valley area including Ashington, Morpeth and Newbiggin by the Sea.

Woodhorn Museum & Northumberland Archives

Discover 800 years of history and experience fantastic events and exhibitions at the award winning Woodhorn Museum & Northumberland Archives set in the picturesque surroundings QEII Country Park in Ashington.

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