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News - June 2016

Stockton Borough school children celebrate International Day

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Hundreds of children from a Stockton Borough school have joined their community to celebrate cultures from around the world.


A celebration of teaching and learning

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Students and tutors were among those recognised by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s Learning and Skills Service for their hard work, dedication and commitment to education at a special ceremony last week.


Have your say on the Borough's highways and transport

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees are being encouraged to have their say in a comprehensive highway and transport survey.


Stockton Cycling Festival 2016 is a hit

Monday, June 27, 2016

Visitors to Stockton this weekend were left in a spin by the thrilling sights on show as part of the Stockton Cycling Festival 2016.


Support our Armed Forces and buy a duck

Monday, June 27, 2016

The Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees is holding a sponsored duck race on Stockton’s Riverside to raise money for three armed forces charities.


Major preparatory works set to begin at Globe

Friday, June 24, 2016

The exciting restoration of Stockton’s Globe Theatre will take a step forward next week.


Stockton business reaps benefits of British Cycling National Road Championships

Friday, June 24, 2016

A Stockton business is already seeing the benefits of the prestigious British Cycling National Road Championships.


Stockton gears up for British Cycling National Road Champsionship

Friday, June 24, 2016

Stockton's premier Cycling Festival event will end on a thrilling finale this Sunday 26 June.


Stockton libraries consultation still open

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees still have time to feedback on the proposals on the future of branch libraries in Fairfield and Egglescliffe.


Children's group in the cycling carnival spirit

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Youngsters from Stockton Borough are helping to fly the flag for community spirit ahead of the arrival of this week’s Stockton Cycling Festival.


Grab a SIRF 16 programme

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The full printed programme of this year’s Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) is now available.


Come and celebrate National Cycling Championships in Stockton

Monday, June 20, 2016

Final preparations are being made as Stockton gets ready to host the elite British Cycling National Road Championships as part of the popular Stockton Cycling Festival.


Flying the flag for Armed Forces Day

Monday, June 20, 2016

The Armed Forces Day flag flew over Stockton-on-Tees today to give thanks to serving members and veterans of the Army, Navy and Air Force.


Simon Bailes Peugeot rallies to support Stockton Cycling Festival

Friday, June 17, 2016

Simon Bailes Peugeot is delighted to be an event partner for the Festival, which takes place from Thursday 23rd June through to Sunday 26th June and features as its highlight the British Cycling National Road Championships.


Local plan for Stockton-on-Tees

Friday, June 17, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s Cabinet will discuss a proposal which would see a Local Plan produced.


Join in the festival spirit

Friday, June 17, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s Learning and Skills invites everyone to celebrate the National Festival of Learning.


Be part of a nationwide research project

Friday, June 17, 2016

As part of a national research project Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is continuing its programme of workshops and activities for people with mental health issues, and would welcome anyone in this position to come along.


Get active, start cycling!

Friday, June 17, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees is celebrating a month of cycling as part of a regional campaign which encourages people to be more active.


29th Stockton International Riverside Festival announced

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Thrilling world premieres, intricate live performances, and family favourites are all on the line-up at Stockton International Riverside Festival this summer.


Ingleby Barwick drivers reminded to allow extra time for journeys

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Residents and commuters travelling in and around Ingleby Barwick are being reminded to allow extra time for journeys.


Stockton Borough celebrates Armed Forces Day

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is holding a series of special events to mark this year's Armed Forces Week.


Cycling champion on course to defend title in Stockton

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

One of Britain's finest cyclists visited Stockton Borough yesterday (Monday 13 June) to check out the course before defending their title during the highly anticipated Stockton Cycling Festival 2016.


Stockton Flyer delights hundreds at Queen's 90th celebration

Monday, June 13, 2016

Hundreds of people descended on Stockton Town Centre yesterday to celebrate the Queen’s 90th.


Tees Valley book festival turns another page

Monday, June 13, 2016

Libraries from across the Tees Valley have joined forces once more for the third edition of the popular Crossing the Tees book festival.


Time to adopt?

Monday, June 13, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is calling for people interested in adopting a child to come along to an event to find out more.


Council Leader says "here we go again" following Government decision to allow more houses

Friday, June 10, 2016

The Leader of Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is again speaking out following a Government decision to allow a new housing development in the Borough.


School children design their Stockton Town Centre automata

Friday, June 10, 2016

School children have been inspired to turn their hands to automata creation.


Final checks before flyer whirs into life

Thursday, June 09, 2016

A quirky engineer and his eccentric assistant amused shoppers and visitors in Stockton Town Centre.


Kapow heads back to Stockton!

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Sci-fi fans are in for a treat as the Kapow Specialist Market and Family Fun Day returns to Stockton Town Centre this Saturday (11 June).


Stockton Cycling Festival road closures

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Residents and visitors are being advised to be aware of the road closures and parking restrictions that will be in place during the Stockton Cycling Festival 2016.


Tributes paid to Stockton-on-Tees Borough Councillor Michael Clark

Thursday, June 09, 2016

With deep sadness the Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees, Councillor Ken Dixon, announces the death of Councillor Michael Clark.


EU referendum voter registration deadline extended

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Residents in Stockton Borough who are not already registered to vote still have time to sign up so they can take part in the EU referendum.


Good samaritan school children to be special guests at Queen's birthday celebration

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Pupils from a Stockton Borough school are being thanked for their efforts to make a difference.


World class cyclists set for the start line in Stockton

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

An elite field of world class cyclists to line up at the start of the British Cycling National Road Championships in Stockton has been announced today (Tuesday 7 June).


Final opportunity for EU referendum voter registration

Friday, June 03, 2016

Residents in Stockton Borough who are not already registered to vote have one week to sign up so they can take part in the EU referendum.


Community stalwarts countdown to royal celebration

Friday, June 03, 2016

Unsung heroes will be the special guests at a celebration for the Queen’s 90th.


Yarm Bridge lane closures in place for repairs

Friday, June 03, 2016

Evening lane restrictions will be in place on Yarm Bridge from Sunday 5 June so essential repairs can be made after the structure was damaged by a car.


Getting creative for cycling

Thursday, June 02, 2016

BUNTING, banners and bike-based sculptures are being made in households and community centres across the Tees Valley to decorate the route of the British Cycling National Road Race Championships in Stockton later this month, thanks to generous grant funding.


New online hub for Stockton's volunteers

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

A new online hub for volunteering opportunities in Stockton Borough has been launched today (Wednesday 1 June).


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