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News - March 2017

Step up your daily exercise with Active 10

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is supporting a new initiative to get everyone walking briskly for ten minutes every day to improve health and wellbeing.


Green waste collections start

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Green waste collections for households across Stockton Borough are returning.


Landmark re-launch for historic Stockton venue

Monday, March 27, 2017

Stockton’s much-loved Georgian Theatre re-launched itself on the Teesside cultural scene in style.


Clock ticks towards Stockton Duathlon Festival 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Aspiring athletes, seasoned competitors and novices new to multisport events are being reminded that the race is on to sign up for this year’s Stockton Duathlon Festival in time.


New ceremonial boundary signs unveiled

Friday, March 24, 2017

New signs marking the ceremonial county boundaries within Stockton-on-Tees have been unveiled.


Business leaders back Stockton-on-Tees' ambitious economic growth plans

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Ambitious plans to boost economic growth across Stockton Borough have been launched by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council.


Top award announced at Stockton Children's Book of the Year ceremony

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Stockton schoolchildren from across the Borough have voted for their favourite book in the 20th Stockton Children’s Book of the Year competition, run by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s Libraries service.


Talks and walks shine light on Teesside’s history

Friday, March 17, 2017

PRESTON Park Museum is once again teaming up with Tees Archaeology to present an extended programme of heritage-themed talks and walks.


Globe Theatre plans progress

Friday, March 17, 2017

The re-opening of the Globe Theatre as a 2,500 capacity live music and comedy venue is yet another step closer.


Markets galore in Stockton Town Centre

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Stockton Town Centre is the place to be for markets.


Stockton's Reading Challenge is set

Thursday, March 16, 2017

A 9 year old girl from Stockton is urging others to follow in her footsteps when it comes to reading.


Businesses being encouraged to Make It Cheaper

Monday, March 13, 2017

Businesses across Stockton Borough are being encouraged to get involved in a new campaign that could help them reduce their energy bills.


Stockton lights up in support of pension campaign

Friday, March 10, 2017

Stockton's Town Centre and Riverside have been illuminated with purple lighting to show the Council’s support of a campaign fighting for fairer pension rights for women.


Stockton Borough's Apprentice of the Year

Friday, March 10, 2017

The 2017 Stockton-on-Tees Apprentice of the Year has been crowned.


Flag flies in Stockton for Commonwealth Day

Friday, March 10, 2017

The Commonwealth Flag will be flying from Stockton Town Hall on Monday (13 March).


Stockton Borough young people to turn animators

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Young people living across Stockton-on-Tees have an opportunity to learn about Stop Motion Animation.


'Hidden' young carers exhibition opens at ARC

Friday, March 03, 2017

YOUNG carers from Stockton-on-Tees are featured in a nationwide photography exhibition opening at ARC Stockton today (March 3).


Meet Stockton's new youth MP

Friday, March 03, 2017

Stockton Borough has a new Youth MP.


Boundary Commission for England starts second public consultation

Friday, March 03, 2017

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) is once again asking the public to help shape plans to change Parliamentary constituency boundaries.


Make a difference - Foster or adopt a child

Friday, March 03, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is asking local residents to consider fostering or adopting a child.


World Book Day wows Stockton Borough schools

Friday, March 03, 2017

Hundreds of children from schools across Stockton Borough celebrated World Book Day yesterday (2 March) with two acclaimed authors.


Fairtrade Fortnight celebrated in Stockton

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Fairtrade Fortnight was celebrated in Stockton Town Centre yesterday with a special pop-up event offering visitors the chance to sample a variety of Fairtrade goods.


'Hidden' young carers exhibition set for ARC

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Young carers from Stockton-on-Tees are featured in a nationwide photography exhibition coming to the Borough this week.


Show your support for Stockton shop up for British Book Award

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Stockton Town Centre’s only independent bookshop is in the running for Independent Bookshop of the Year at the British Book Awards 2017.