Bedlington is a town in Northumberland, England, with a population of in report to 15,400, measured at 18,470 at the 2011 Census. It is a former mining town nearly 10 miles (16 km) north of the nearest city, Newcastle on Tyne and 4.5 miles (7 km) southeast of the county town of Morpeth. Other reachable places enhance Ashington to the north northeast, Blyth to the east and Cramlington to the south.
The parish of Bedlington constituted the historic exclave of County Durham called Bedlingtonshire. It is well-known for giving its herald to a breed of dog; the Bedlington Terrier.