Flower/shrub beds – planted and maintained:

  • Merton Way shopping centre
  • Broadway shopping centre
  • Main Street – planters outside Barclays bank and Lloyds bank
  • Coates Institute Garden
  • Coates Green
  • Rockery by bus shelter
  • Planter and barrels on North Road
  • Entrances to Ponteland on A696 (barrels)
  • ‘Triangle’ bed at bottom of Merton Way
  • Shrubbery on West Road and on path to fitness centre
  • Cut grass/plant and maintain – raised area in front of Library
  • Fund summer hanging baskets



  • Litter clearance
  • Path and bridge maintenance
  • Lake and river – safety equipment and river checked


Play Areas – Callerton Lane, Twizell Place and Guardians Court:

  • Checked daily, equipment maintained, litter collection and removal of graffiti


Prestwick Cemetery

  • Services provided by Northumberland County Council through a Service Level Agreement


Public Toilets – cleaned and locked 7 days a week (Contractors)


Bridleway from Callerton Lane to Airport:

  • Litter picked weekly
  • Overgrowth cut back as necessary



  • Merton Way and Broadway Shopping Centres
  • Thornhill Road (pensioners’ bungalows)
  • Main Street


Dog waste collection (Contract service):

Park (4); Edge Hill; Western Way; Callerton car park; Callerton Lane play area; behind Diamond Inn; Thornhill Road; North Road (Eland Green); by footbridge on path from Main Street to Callerton Lane; The Glebe; North Road (cut through)


Notice boards and seats throughout the Parish:

  • Maintained and replaced (sometimes by Memorial seats)


Bus shelters – Main Street (2), Eastern Way, Prestwick Road Ends (2), Dalton

  • Maintained and painted


Allotments – managed and maintained


Christmas Lights