News - May 2015

Love Your Local Market - a Stockton success

Thursday, May 28, 2015

The popular Love Your Local Market event returned to Stockton High Street yesterday (Wednesday 27 May).

Food hygiene offences cost Stockton restaurant £3,200

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Food hygiene offences have cost a Stockton food business operator more than £3,000.

Love your local market returns to Stockton

Friday, May 22, 2015

The spotlight will be on Stockton’s historic markets as the popular Love Your Local Market event returns for another year.

Cycling challenge to set off from Stockton

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Stockton Endeavour Sportive, a series of rides taking place across the Borough and beyond, is now open for entry.

Clay target shooting business owner fined for noise breaches

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The owner of a clay target shooting business has been ordered to pay more than £2,000 after breaching a noise abatement notice.

Psst... £1,000 Barker and Stonehouse prize up for grabs!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Barker and Stonehouse has thrown its weight behind the Positively Stockton-on-Tees campaign’s monthly prize giveaway with the donation of a £1,000 to spend in store.

Thornaby dementia hub formally opens its doors

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

A ‘one stop shop’ providing advice and support for those living with dementia, their carers and families has today been formally opened by the Mayor of Stockton, Councillor Barbara Inman.

Appeal for adopters in Hartlepool

Monday, May 18, 2015

A fresh appeal has been made for more people in Hartlepool to think about adopting children to help support some of the most vulnerable young people in the area.

Rediscover Stockton-On-Tees with free guided bike rides

Monday, May 18, 2015

If you’re keen to get out on your bike a bit more and explore more of your local area this summer, but don’t know where to start, a series of free guided bike rides coming to Stockton-on-Tees could be the answer.

Young volunteers wanted for Summer Reading Challenge

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Stockton Council is calling on volunteers to lend a hand with this year’s Summer Reading Challenge.

Stockton man's Great War diaries serialised on heritage website

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The fascinating story of a Stockton man’s experiences of fighting in the First World War is being serialised daily and exclusively on Stockton Council’s Heritage website.

Try out your business at Stockton's Enterprise Arcade

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Stockton Council is urging entrepreneurs wishing to test out their business to put their names forward for Stockton Town Centre’s newest retail space.

Beacon lit in Stockton for 70th anniversary of VE Day

Monday, May 11, 2015

Stockton Town Centre became awash with red, white and blue on Friday evening and a special beacon was lit to commemorate the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

Stockton North and South Parliamentary Election Results

Friday, May 8, 2015

Results of Stockton North and Stockton South Parliamentary Elections.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council Election Results 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015

Labour gained five seats in the 2015 Local Government Elections, taking overall control of Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council with 32 of the 56 seats in 26 wards.

Change of Polling Station Venue: Billingham Library Polling Station now at Billingham Forum

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Due to a flood at Billingham Library and Customer Service Centre, the polling station has been moved to nearby Billingham Forum.

Billingham Library and Customer Service Centre closed due to flood

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Billingham Library and Customer Service Centre – including the cash office – has closed today due to a flood and is not expected to reopen before Monday.

Retro lovin' arrives in Stockton this Saturday

Thursday, May 7, 2015

A selection of vintage games, American diner food and novelty collectables are just some of the nostalgic treats making their way to Stockton this Saturday (9 May) for the Retro Lovin’ Market.

Primary school pupils take a tour of Stockton

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hartburn Primary School pupils made a trip into Stockton last week to find out about the Town Centre’s multimillion pound transformation and fascinating history.

Stockton commemorates 70th anniversary of VE Day

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Stockton will welcome two World War 2 veterans to Stockton Town Centre on Friday 8 May to lead the 70th anniversary commemoration of VE Day.

Appeal for foster carers

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Stockton Council is appealing for more people to think about becoming foster carers to help support some of the most vulnerable young people in the area.

Make sure you know how to have your say on 7 May

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Voters are being reminded to make sure they are ready to take part in the UK Parliamentary General election (and local elections) taking place on Thursday 7 May.

Cycling takes pride of place on Stockton High Street

Friday, May 1, 2015

Cycling has taken pride of place on the new look Stockton High Street.

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