News - August 2018

Save on fuel bills with energy switching scheme

Friday, August 31, 2018

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees could secure big savings on their energy bills by taking part in a collective switching scheme.

The starting line is in sight...last call to register your place in the Simplyhealth Great Tees 10k

Friday, August 31, 2018

The inaugural Simplyhealth Great Tees 10k is just around the corner and time is running out to secure your spot.

Readers rejoice as Stockton Book Fair returns

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Booklovers of all ages are invited to Stockton Book Fair for magical themed activities this weekend.

Intergenerational art project sets the tone for World War One commemorations

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Young people have teamed up with older local residents to create beautiful sunflowers that will form part of a war memorial art installation to be held in Stockton later this year.

Calling all budding entrepreneurs – fancy taking your business idea to market?

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Traditional markets across Stockton-on-Tees will welcome a new generation of traders with the introduction of a new course.

How did Stockton Borough's students do in their GCSEs?

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Young people across Stockton-on-Tees are celebrating another strong set of GCSE results.

Lions in freezers, E.coli outbreaks and protecting the public - 6 questions answered by food hygiene expert

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

HOT on the heels of our lean (and squeaky clean) guide to what food hygiene ratings actually mean, we bring you this interview with Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s recently-appointed Environmental Health Service Manager, Steve Donaghy.

Is your child’s car seat safely fitted?

Monday, August 13, 2018

Have you ever wondered if your child’s car seat is fitted properly and securely?

Preston Park wins national heritage award

Friday, August 10, 2018

Preston Park Museum and Grounds has joined leading historic houses, museums and galleries in winning a national heritage award.

Food hygiene ratings: your lean (and squeaky clean) guide to what they actually mean

Thursday, August 9, 2018

FEW things get people talking more than photographs of stomach-churning conditions in dirty takeaways and restaurants.

Are you registered to vote? These letters will help you check

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Residents are urged to look out for canvass letters in the post which were posted to all properties at the beginning of August.

David Walliams’ best-selling children’s book takes to the open air stage

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Magic, mystery and memory making will be brought to life when a best-selling children’s novel by David Walliams is performed outdoors.

SIRF18 goes out with a bang! Festival goers enjoy spectacular pyrotechnic show

Monday, August 6, 2018

SIRF18 came to a dramatic close last night as a stunning pyrotechnic show left crowds feeling both moved and exhilarated.

Calling all teddy bear owners!

Monday, August 6, 2018

Your teddy bear and you are invited to the annual Preston Park Museum Teddy Bears’ Picnic.

Emotional outdoor performance starts SIRF18 in style with tribute to war veterans

Friday, August 3, 2018

Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) got off to a flying start last night (Thursday 2 August) with an epic launch event, ‘This Is Not For You’ from theatre company Graeae.

Stockton International Riverside Festival is here

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The wait for Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) is nearly over.