Vision for 2020
In 2013 the Town Council formed a number of Town Plan Working Groups who completed a Draft Hexham Vision 2020 & Town Plan 2014/15. This can now be read on-line or downloaded here. Hexham Vision 2020 & Town Plan 2014/15 (4111) and Vision 2020 - Core Data Booklet (2839)

The Town Council’s working groups are presently implementing this Draft Hexham Vision 2020 & Town Plan 2014/15.
However,  the Town Council would like to know your views,  suggestions,  objections or comments,  so please send them by email here or write to Hexham Town Council,  Council Office,  St Andrew’s Cemetery,  Hexham NE46 3RR.

The Town Plan 2013 version is also available for you to read on-line or download. 2013 Town Plan in Full (2143)

How to get here

  • 1. By Road
    • a. From Newcastle upon Tyne by dual carriageway A69
    • b. From Carlisle by single carriageway A69
    • c. From the south by A1M to Newcastle then A69 or try the scenic route from A1 past Scotch Corner then B6275/A68 to Riding Mill then A69 to Hexham
    • d. From East Scotland A68/A6079/A69
    • e. From west Scotland A74 to Longtown then A607/A69
  • 2. By Rail
    • a. Tyne Valley Line from Newcastle every 30 minutes (takes 40 minutes)
    • b. Tyne Valley Line from Carlisle hourly
  • 3. By bus
    • a. Arriva 685 from Newcastle and Carlisle hourly
    • b. Arriva 602 from Newcastle ½ hourly
    • c. There are bus connections from Hexham to Allendale valley and the North Tyne valley and of course in summer months to Hadrian’s Wall
  • 4. By air
    • a. Newcastle Airport with interconnecting flights to/from an increasing number of destinations –  20 minutes away by car or just over an hour by train to Newcastle Central Station and then the Metro