Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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News - January 2010

Silver Surfers can get online at Stockton Library

Friday, January 29, 2010

SILVER Surfers are invited to head along for ITea and biscuits at a free event on Friday, 19 February.

Let your kids get crafty

Friday, January 29, 2010

YOUNGSTERS wanting to get creative should head along to Billingham Beck Valley Country Park or Cowpen Bewley Woodland Park on Sunday, 7 February for a free craft session.

Stockton community invited to consultation events for new NHS-sponsored Academy

Thursday, January 28, 2010

People are being invited to find out more about an NHS-sponsored Academy during a series of consultation events in Stockton.

Have a hula lot of fun

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

HULA your way to fitness with Stockton Council's new hula hoop classes for children.

Library event is just the job

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

A JOB seekers' event is being held at Stockton Central Library on Tuesday, 9 February.

Come to the Ceilidh and help some youngsters

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

TICKETS are going fast for a Ceilidh to be held at The Swan Hotel, Billingham on Friday 5th March when dancing will take place from 7.30pm to 11.30pm.

Work continues to bring about integrated health centre

Friday, January 22, 2010

STOCKTON Council is continuing to work with NHS Stockton-on-Tees to bring about the multi million integrated health centre in Billingham.

Lighting their way

Thursday, January 21, 2010

CHILDREN, parents and staff from Tilery Primary School will be lighting up Portrack and Tilery estates on Thursday, 4 February as they hold a magical lantern parade.

Stockton's bid to help veteran's health

Monday, January 18, 2010

A BID by Stockton and other North East Councils, to help meet the health needs of the region's veterans and their families, has received national backing.

'Good' Ofsted report for Bowesfield Primary

Monday, January 18, 2010

OFSTED inspectors have found Bowesfield Primary School to be Good and a place where 'pupils flourish both academically and personally in this warm and caring environment'.

Come along and have a reccy

Monday, January 18, 2010

STOCKTON Council and Bluehall Residents Association are holding a special drop-in session to display proposals for the refurbishment of Bluehall Recreation Ground.

Exciting new era for secondary education in Stockton-on-Tees moves closer

Friday, January 15, 2010

A decision which paves the way for two new Academies to be created, one in North Stockton and one in Thornaby has now been taken.

Ambitious housing regeneration proposals agreed by cabinet

Friday, January 15, 2010

STOCKTON Council's Cabinet tonight (14 January) agreed ambitious housing regeneration proposals to transform two Stockton neighbourhoods.

Road maintenance checks carried out

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

FOLLOWING the recent freezing weather conditions, Stockton Council is now checking the Borough's road for surface damage.

Wynyard Woodland Park Visitor Centre and Tea Rooms open

Monday, January 11, 2010

The Visitor Centre and Tea Rooms at Wynyard Woodland Park are now open after underground water pipes froze during the cold weather last week.

Number is up for car clocker

Monday, January 11, 2010

STOCKTON Council today welcomed the sentencing of a car dealer for selling 'clocked' cars.

Roofer fined at Teesside Magistrates

Monday, January 11, 2010

TEESSIDE Magistrates today (11 January) fined a Hartlepool roofer who trades as RS Roofline.

Going for Gold at the Youth Games

Monday, January 11, 2010

YOUNG people from across Stockton Borough will be going for gold at the Youth Games in March.

We refuse to be beaten!

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

STOCKTON Council's refuse collection teams have risen to the challenge during the recent freezing conditions.

Stockton's youth offending work commended by inspectors

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

STOCKTON Council today welcomed the publication of the latest independent HMI Probation inspection report which reviewed its Youth Offending Service (YOS).

Run in England comes to Thornaby and Norton

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

A NEW scheme designed to make running accessible for all is coming to Thornaby and Norton.

Billingham says 'yes' to town centre regeneration

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

Billingham residents have given a big thumbs up to proposals for improving their town centre. "Yes please" and "bring on the regeneration" are the main messages to take from the official Consultation Report, published today by Stockland and Stockton Council.

Media festival for young people

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

A GROUP of young people are set to organise and produce a two day media festival thanks to funding secured by Stockton Council and ARC.