Chopwell Cycle Hub Feasibility Study July 2018

This feasibility study has been prepared by Aidan Oswell, lecturer in Regeneration at Newcastle University. The paper ‘Developing a Cycling Hub for Chopwell’ sets out the realistic opportunities for Chopwell arising from cycling and considers in particular the Chopwell Hotel and what could happen there. The ideas in the paper work well with The Chopwell … Read more

Minutes of Meeting – 22nd May 2018

Chopwell Regeneration Group – Minutes of Meeting Held 22nd May 2018 at 7:30 pm in The Gaffers 40 people attended Since last meeting Jodie spoke about what has happened since last meeting – the events included the Play to commemorate 100 years since WW1 – Barbara did an excellent job. There was an exhibition at … Read more

June Update

Chopwell Newsletter The latest edition of the Chopwell newsletter is on its way through you letter box. Full distribution will take a few days. If you have not got your copy by Thursday let us know. The Hotel The hotel has changed hands again last week and we do not know the intentions of the … Read more

March Update

Chopwell Regeneration Group Next meeting is 7:30pm Tuesday 22nd May at The Gaffers (Chopwell Officials Club, Ramsay Road) Do you have a problem with a landlord? If you have a problem with your landlord, please let us know at and we will help to communicate with the council. Neighbourhood Watch Scheme The neighbourhood watch … Read more

New Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

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Did you know there is going to be a Chopwell and Blackhall Mill Neighbourhood Watch Scheme? What is a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme? Neighbourhood Watch is all about looking out for each other. A National Neighbourhood Watch Association exists, and is extremely active in many parts of the country, and throughout the Northumbria Police Area. Neighbours … Read more

New Years Message 2018

We should all be extremely proud of what we have achieved in 2017 in Chopwell. The Chopwell Regeneration Group had its first meeting in April and since then we have all achieved so much, including: – We have 80 members committed to turning round Chopwell’s future, and a board of 9 directors from across Chopwell. … Read more