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Guide Post
Location within Northumberland
OS grid reference NZ253849
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district NE62
Dialling code 01670
Police Northumbria
Fire Northumberland
Ambulance North East
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55°09′32″N1°36′14″W / 55.159°N 1.604°W / 55.159; -1.604 Coordinates: 55°09′32″N1°36′14″W / 55.159°N 1.604°W / 55.159; -1.604

Guide Post is a village in South East Northumberland, England, about 17 miles (27 km) north of Newcastle upon Tyne. It lies south of the River Wansbeck along with Stakeford. About halfway between Ashington and Morpeth, it is part of the civil parish of Choppington, and has a population of 9,350. [1]

Guide Post is a mainly residential village. There are two pubs: the Anglers Arms and the Shakespeare Tavern, and a Social Club. It has several shops and three schools.

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