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News - May 2010

Have your say on public transport

Friday, May 28, 2010

RESIDENTS across Stockton Borough are being urged to head along to the next Public Transport Forum.

Tots toddle for charity

Thursday, May 27, 2010

PIRATE-loving tots should grab their eye patches and parrots to take part in a big toddle to raise money for Barnardo's.

Get crafty during week of fun

Monday, May 24, 2010

YOUNG people can keep busy and get creative during the school holidays thanks to a series of fun sessions across Stockton Borough.

Take a peek at Pablo Picasso prints

Friday, May 21, 2010

PRESTON Hall Museum and Park is delighted to be hosting an exhibition of the work of Pablo Picasso - arguably one of the greatest artists of the 20th Century.

Half term fun at Ragworth

Friday, May 21, 2010

RAGWORTH Neighbourhood Centre in Stockton is hosting three days of free half term activities.

Come along and see Trinity today

Friday, May 21, 2010

ONE of Stockton's most famous landmarks is about to unlock its doors to the public for a special open day.

Get on track with the railway run

Friday, May 21, 2010

CYCLISTS can enjoy a ride along National Cycle Route 1 into County Durham this weekend thanks to the latest in Stockton Council's Guided Cycle Rides.

Grab your egg and spoon - it's sports day

Friday, May 21, 2010

BRING the whole family along to a sports day at Ropner Park to mark National Family Week.

Tackling the winter damaged roads

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Stockton Council's Cabinet has tonight (20 May) agreed to release funds to ensure essential road repairs, caused by the prolonged winter weather, can be carried out.

Mini paralympics comes to Stockton

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

STOCKTON Council is hosting a day of free sporting taster sessions for adults with disabilities.

Celebrating armed forces day

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

STOCKTON will celebrate Armed Forces Day with a very special event as The Yorkshire Regiment (Green Howards) parade through the town before receiving the Freedom of the Borough.

The election's over - now's the time for Stockton tenants to vote

Thursday, May 13, 2010

VOTING begins on 20 May for tenants of Stockton's 10,400 Council homes as they make their decision on the proposed transfer of their homes to a new not-for-profit company.

Budding crime writers tell a tale

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

YOUNG crime writers from across Stockton have been weaving thrilling tales as part of a national competition.

Billingham masterplan approved

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

IT'S great news for Billingham residents as the Masterplan for the town's redevelopment, submitted by developers Stockland, has now been agreed by Stockton Council.

Hygiene offences cost pizza shop owner £6,200

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Food hygiene offences cost the owner of a Stockton pizza shop more than £6,000 in fines and costs following a successful prosecution by Stockton Council environmental health officers.

Stockton Soapbox proves a winner

Monday, May 10, 2010

'Stockton Soapbox' forms part of the 700th anniversary celebrations for Stockton's market this Wednesday and Saturday (15 May).

Bands hoping to hit the right note

Thursday, May 06, 2010

SEVEN young groups from across the region will be taking to the stage for the grand final of a new Battle of the Bands event.