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News - April 2018

Stockton gears up for Supercar Saturday

Monday, April 30, 2018

Motoring enthusiasts will descend on Stockton High Street for a supercar event featuring a vast display of high power performance vehicles this weekend.


Can you help Susan solve the mystery of ‘the Stockton Hippo’?

Monday, April 30, 2018

It sounds like a scene from Jumanji, but hippos really did once roam the ‘streets’ of Stockton-on-Tees!


Missing piece of the Globe’s history: Can you help locate it?

Friday, April 27, 2018

An appeal has been launched to find photographs of a damaged panel at the Globe.


VIDEO: Meet your Simplyhealth Great Tees 10k ambassadors...and you might recognise one of them

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Local people, from all walks of life, have answered the call to become special ambassadors for the Simplyhealth Great Tees 10k.


Calling all landlords – make sure you’re not caught out by new legislation

Friday, April 20, 2018

Landlords are being urged to make sure they don’t fall foul of new laws affecting Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO).


Paving the way for Stockton-on-Tees’ new crematorium – site entrance work starts next week

Friday, April 20, 2018

Work to create the entrance to the site of the Borough’s new crematorium will get under way next week.


Littering fines in Stockton-on-Tees raised to £130 – but issuing no fines would be a ‘success’, says councillor

Friday, April 20, 2018

People caught littering in Stockton-on-Tees will now face a £130 fixed penalty fine.


ATG delighted with Globe progress

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Some of the most influential leaders in the live entertainment industry, Board members from the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), recently paid Stockton’s Globe a visit.


Have your say on proposed changes to parking in Yarm

Friday, April 13, 2018

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is consulting on proposed changes to parking arrangements in Yarm at the request of businesses in the town.


Shop openings see Stockton town centre buck national trend

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Stockton town centre bucked the national trend last year with shop openings outstripping closures, a new report has revealed.


'Achieving The Dream' - Exhilarating talk to explore pioneering mountaineering feats

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Preston Park Museum and Grounds is delighted to announce that it will be hosting a talk by the renowned mountaineer, adventurer and charitable fundraiser Chris Brown MBE.


Save money on energy bills with the Big Community Switch

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees are being encouraged to join a scheme aimed at saving money on their fuel bills.


Tributes following the death of former Councillor Lawrence Wild OBE JP

Friday, April 06, 2018

Tributes have been paid to former Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees, Lawrence Wild OBE JP, who died yesterday (April 5).


Green waste collections to return

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Green waste collections will start again in Stockton-on-Tees on the week commencing April 16 (red week) and April 23 (blue week).


Chic Vintique market returns to Stockton High Street this weekend – here’s a list of all the stalls you’ll find

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Traders will take to Stockton High Street as the Chic Vintique Market returns this Saturday (April 7).


Recognition for the 15 Stockton-on-Tees companies with almost 2,000 years of business between them

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Fifteen of Stockton-on-Tees’ oldest businesses have been recognised for their contributions to the Borough.


Meet the new Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Councillor Eileen Johnson is the new Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees.


A big 'THANK YOU': here’s who was recognised in this year’s Mayor’s Civic Awards

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

The unsung heroes of Stockton-on-Tees have been thanked by the Borough’s Mayor for the positive difference they make to local communities.


Popular Preston Park market returns for 2018

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Preston Park Museum and Grounds is delighted to announce that their popular Folk & Farmers’ Market event is set to return.


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