Hexham Civic Society’s Summer 2017 Newsletter will be dropping through the doors of members in the next week or so. News on the Workhouse complex, Gilesgate baths site, AGM reports and more. Please join us and help make Hexham a better place for residents, visitors and workers.

Our Autumn/Winter 2016 newsletter can now be downloaded for free here: Hexham Civic Society Newsletter Autumn Winter 2016 email version.


Newsletter Draft Spring 2015.qxdCivic Society Members should now be receiving their copies of the new Spring 2015 HCS Newsletter. With updates on the proposed ‘Great Council Buildings Sell-Off’; the scrapping of the West Area Planning Committee and the centralisation of planning decisions to Morpeth; Hexham Shopfronts; Planning and more.


The previous Autumn 2014 edition of the newsletter can now be downloaded free from here –  HCS Newsletter Autumn 2014.

HCS Newsletter Winter Spring 2014 cover thumbFree to HCS members – containing updates on:

  • The threats to Hexham Green belt – the east-end has fallen – will the west go next?
  • The Bus Station sell off and the fight to keep Benson’s Monument in situ
  • Hexham Town & County Councillors – will they come out and fight for Hexham?
  • Also – Super Depot Proposal, Hexham Train Station and more.

If you would like to join us and receive your free copy, use our  HCS Membership Form

Cover Newsletter Summer 2013The Summer Civic Society Newsletter will be issued free to members in the next week or so.

Including in this edition are two key schemes that will test the integrity of NCC and Hexham Town Council – Green Belt Housing at Corbridge Road and the Gilesgate Baths site. What are your views on these schemes which will set the bench mark on attitudes to green belt incursion and design standards in Hexham centre?

Plus – From ‘Workhouse to Your House’ – Exhibition of housing concepts for the workhouse site 3rd – 11th Sept, Scott’s Cafe.

If you are not already a member please join us. Previous recent editions of the newsletter can be downloaded from this site or emailed direct upon request.