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News - January 2014

Council agrees gypsy and traveller sites consultation

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Stockton Council has agreed to seek people’s views on a shortlist of six plots of land potentially suitable for gypsy and traveller families in the Borough.


Hands up for volunteering open day

Friday, January 24, 2014

Stockton Council is calling on people to attend its volunteer open day next week.


Stockton achieves dementia-friendly community recognition

Thursday, January 23, 2014

A project to make Stockton a more dementia-friendly borough has won national recognition from the Alzheimer’s Society.


Stockton Council helps women run with confidence

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Women across Stockton Borough are being encouraged to take on a new challenge and give running a try.


Give the Stockton Novice Duathlon a go!

Thursday, January 23, 2014

First time athletes across the Borough are being invited to try a programme of exciting run-cycle-run duathlon sessions from this weekend.


Preston Park's traditional ParkMade taster days return

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

A range of popular craft courses are returning to Stockton Borough’s flagship museum this spring.


Ingleby Barwick Library marks local Roman findings

Monday, January 20, 2014

A report revealing the findings of an archaeological dig in Stockton will be celebrated with a special library event this week.


Care home in the dock for food hygiene offences

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Food hygiene offences cost the owner of a Norton care home £13,231.35 in costs and fines following a successful prosecution by Stockton Council's environmental health officers


Bus services to continue in Hartburn

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Bus services will continue to serve a Stockton community where residents feared being isolated, thanks to partnership working between Stockton Council and Arriva.


Work starts on Billingham's £2.7 million combined library and customer service centre

Monday, January 13, 2014

Work started today (13 January) on a new £2.7 million combined library and customer service centre in Billingham.


Discover more on proposed changes in Norton

Monday, January 13, 2014

Residents are being urged to visit a special exhibition on a series of proposed changes to Norton High Street.


UPDATED school closure - St Michael's Catholic Academy

Friday, January 10, 2014

St Michael’s Catholic Academy in Billingham will remain partially closed next week following heating problems at the school.


Young people join in consultation on Special Education Needs reform

Friday, January 10, 2014

Over 25 young people in Stockton have taken part in the Government’s consultation on changes to services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN).


Cabinet to consider gypsy and traveller sites consultation

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

A proposal to seek people’s views on a shortlist of six plots of land potentially suitable for gypsy and traveller families in Stockton will be considered by councillors next week.


UPDATE School closure - St Michael's Catholic Academy

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

St Michael’s Catholic Academy in Billingham will remain closed this week following heating problems at the school.


School closure - St Michael's Catholic Academy

Monday, January 06, 2014

Following heating problems at St Michael's Catholic Academy in Billingham, engineers have identified a major water leak which requires the main block of the school to be closed until repairs can be carried out.


Road Closure: A178 Seaton Carew Road, Port Clarence

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Thursday, Jan 02 2014The A178 Seaton Carew Road north of the A1185 Seal Sands link road will close for approximately three weeks from Monday (January 6).