News - March 2016

Stockton Borough residents warned about scam

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Stockton Borough residents are warned to be cautious about telephone calls advising that there is a problem with their computer.

Spring in the Park

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Celebrate the arrival of spring at Preston Park Museum & Grounds.

Stepping up to social work in Stockton-on-Tees

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

A social work recruitment drive is taking off in Stockton-on-Tees.

Future of Billingham Town Council and Elton Parish Council considered

Thursday, March 24, 2016

The final recommendations for the future of Billingham and Elton town councils have been considered.

Stockton-on-Tees open spaces survey is under way

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees are invited to take part in a consultation about the Borough’s open spaces.

Hip, hop, hooray, Easter is on its way to Preston Park Museum

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Hip, hop, hooray, Easter is on its way… and Preston Park has a cracking weekend planned to celebrate!

Countdown to Stockton Duathlon Festival 2016

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Budding athletes of all abilities are being reminded that the clock is counting down to sign up in time to take part in this year’s Stockton Duathlon Festival

Stockton Children's Book of the Year announced

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The Mute Button by Ellie Irving was awarded Stockton Children’s Book of the Year at a special ceremony last night (Tuesday, 22 March).

Automaton to take flight at community celebration

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Community stalwarts from across Stockton will be special guests at a spectacular celebration.

Stockton schoolchildren's Shakespeare introduction

Monday, March 21, 2016

Stockton primary school pupils have been given a dramatic introduction to one of Shakespeare’s most revered tragedies to give them a taste of the acclaimed author’s works.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council to drive forward Globe restoration

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Proposals which would see Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council drive forward the restoration of the Globe will be considered next week.

A cracking Eggshibition

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Over the last few weeks, local school children and community groups have been creating unique egg-shaped sculptures as part of a new exhibition at Preston Park Museum & Grounds.

Support Stockton's young entrepreneurs

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Stockton Borough’s youngest entrepreneurs will be testing their trade at a special Youth Market next Saturday, 19 March.

Join SIRF Community Carnival 2016!

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The countdown to the region’s biggest Community Carnival has begun and Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is inviting school, youth and community groups of all ages to take part.

Borough's Apprentice of the Year crowned at celebration event

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees’ Apprentice of the Year was crowned last night during a week of special events held to mark National Apprenticeship Week.

Flying the flag for the Commonwealth

Friday, March 11, 2016

The Commonwealth Flag will be flying high over Stockton Town Hall on Monday 14 March.

Borough's apprentice of the year set to be crowned

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees’ apprentice of the year will be crowned during a week of special events to mark National Apprenticeship Week.

Stockton smokers urged to quit

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Smokers across Stockton Borough are being encouraged to take the first step towards giving up.

New bus diversion routes planned during bridge replacement

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

STOCKTON-on-Tees Borough Council has responded to local residents’ concerns by revising its plans for bus diversions during work to replace a bridge on one of the Borough’s busiest roads.

New website will help families get the support they need

Monday, March 7, 2016

A free online tool has been launched to help families across Stockton-on-Tees access the services they need.

Tribute to former Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees - Ken Craggs

Friday, March 4, 2016

The death of former Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees Councillor Kenneth (Ken) Craggs was announced on 21 February.

World Book Day quiz is another hit

Friday, March 4, 2016

Young book-lovers from Stockton Borough were put to the test on their favourite stories, books and characters in a special quiz as part of World Book Day yesterday (3 March).

Fancy the park life?

Thursday, March 3, 2016

STOCKTON-on-Tees Borough Council is calling on individuals, businesses or voluntary and community organisations to come forward with ideas for the sustainable use of existing buildings in three of the Borough’s country parks.

World Book Day wonder for Stockton schoolchildren

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Over 700 pupils from 14 schools celebrated World Book Day by exploring a spooky new world thanks to an acclaimed author.

Talks held over bridge replacement plans

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Residents have met with Council representatives to discuss their concerns about bus diversions during work to replace a bridge on one of Stockton Borough’s busiest routes.

Specialist service for Stockton-on-Tees families is launched

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Stockton-on-Tees families needing advice and support can now access a friendly new weekend service.

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