Business, Support & Skills

April 2017
Berwick Community Trust have purchased and are looking to develop the Old Brewery site in Tweedmouth in order to facilitate a new modern up-to-date college site in conjunction with Northumberland College. This improvement is in line with actions set out within the economic plan.

September 2017
We have recently appointed architects, who are working on the final plans for the site and we are conducting on site meetings to progress further with the project.

We hope to commence construction in July 2018

March 2018
Berwick Community Trust have recently submitted a Heritage Enterprise Application to the Heritage Lottery Fund, this is a round 1 application to allow us to develop the proposed college enterprise building further and allow them to carry out initial works to the old Maltings Building. The estimated total cost of the project is expected to be around £2.4 million.

Round 2 of the application process commences in November 18 and a decision is expected by March 2019 with an aim to complete Autumn 2020.

April 2018
The Trust will be sending in a Pre-submission to Northumberland County Council, meetings with conservationists and planners are already in process.

You can keep up with updates on the site and view the outline plans here.