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  • Ex Northern Counties pupil Matthew, wins silver medal at 40th anniversary Special Olympic Games! 29.10.18 - We are delighted to announced that Matthew, one of our ex-pupils who attended Northern Counties School in 2009, won a silver medal in Boccia this summer at the 40th anniversary Special Olympic Games in Stirling. Many congratulations Matthew! 
  • The Percy Hedley Foundation bags £4,000 from Tesco’s Community Grant Scheme! 04.10.18 - We are delighted to announce that we have bagged £4,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme! Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants raised from the sale of carrier bags awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. Since launching in 2015, it’s provided more […]
  • New Forest School at Northern Counties opens! 27.09.18 - We are pleased to announce that our new Forest School opened last week, 19th September at our Northern Counties school in Jesmond, Newcastle. Our Forest School has been possible due to a grant of £15,000 from the Masonic Charitable Foundation. This was part of the MCF awards in 2017 where we were delighted to win a […]
  • We’ve been chosen as TUI Care Foundation’s charity partner! 14.08.18 - We are honoured to have been chosen by the TUI Newcastle Base as the new TUI Care Foundation charity partner for the next 18 months! They will be having on board collections of foreign coins and selling scratch cards on all their Newcastle inbound flights, with 33% of all the money raised going to support […]

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