News - September 2015

Seasonal changes to green waste collections

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees Borough are reminded the Council's kerbside green waste collections are due to end until next spring.

Chic Vintique fair brings gorgeous goodies to Stockton

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

The enormously popular Chic Vintique Fair comes back to Stockton Town Centre on Saturday 10 October with a marquee of gorgeous gifts and goodies.

Celebrate Harvest at Preston Park

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Preston Park Museum & Grounds has teamed up with an Eaglescliffe restaurant to treat visitors.

Counterfeit vodka costs shop owner more than £2,000

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Sales of counterfeit vodka have cost the owner and manager of two Stockton shops more than £2,000 in fines and costs.

Roseworth Library to close for essential works

Monday, September 21, 2015

ROSEWORTH Library will close from Monday 28 September for essential maintenance works. The building, on Redhill Road, will undergo a second phase of repairs to the section of roof covering the library. However, Redhill’s Children Centre and the Stockton Public Health Information Library at the site will remain open.

Lovely Old Lion raises dementia awareness

Friday, September 18, 2015

Children across Stockton Borough are being helped to understand dementia thanks to an intriguing new picture storybook.

Residents set to save with the Big Community Switch

Friday, September 18, 2015

Stockton Borough residents are set to make big savings on their energy bills thanks to a collective purchasing scheme called the Big Community Switch.

Billingham residents to be consulted about future of Billingham Town Council

Friday, September 18, 2015

Billingham residents are invited to take part in a public consultation about how the town should be governed in the future.

Future of Elton Parish Council to be considered

Friday, September 18, 2015

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is carrying out a consultation about the future of Elton Parish Council.

Council gets gold award for Animal Welfare

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council has been commended for its work with stray dogs within the area.

Stockton's Infinity Bridge recognised across Europe

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Stockton's Infinity Bridge is being celebrated as one of the best examples of 21st Century British engineering in the latest edition of British Airways’ Business Life magazine.

Stockton set for first ever Food Festival

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

This release has been issued on behalf of Stockton Farmers' Market. Foodie fans have a tasty treat coming up at the first ever Stockton Food Festival on Saturday 26 September.

Stockton-on-Tees rated one of UK's best residential locations

Monday, September 14, 2015

Stockton-on-Tees has again been named as one of the best places to live in the United Kingdom in a new national index released last week (Friday 11 September).

Families are high flyers thanks to Children's Centre

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees, Councillor Ian Dalgarno and Mayor of Thornaby-on-Tees, Steve Walmsley came together to congratulate learners who have successfully completed a range of qualifications.

Duathlon national crown coming to Stockton

Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Stockton Duathlon has been named as a major national event for next year as British Triathlon unveiled its key dates for 2016 today (Thursday 10 September).

Dangers of drinking during pregnancy on the agenda

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Residents are being made aware of a range of problems that can be caused by women drinking alcohol at any point during pregnancy.

Stockton cafe pays the price for poor food hygiene

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

A Stockton food business operator has been found guilty of a series of food hygiene offences costing them £950 in costs and fines following a successful prosecution by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council.

Ingleby Barwick roundabout improvements near completion

Friday, September 4, 2015

works to ease congestion and increase capacity on a busy Ingleby Barwick roundabout are nearing completion.

Tees Valley Powerhouse plan gathers steam

Friday, September 4, 2015

The Tees Valley has submitted ambitious proposals for devolution to the Government today (Friday, 4th September).

Secondary school admissions open next week

Friday, September 4, 2015

Parents and carers across Stockton Borough are being reminded that applications for secondary school places will open from Monday 7 September.

Sunrise Children's Centre celebrates Multicultural Community Day

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Youngsters and their families got a taste of different cultures at a special community day held in Stockton-on-Tees.