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News - December 2018

More pubs strike gold in Council’s awards scheme

Friday, December 28, 2018

More pubs across Stockton-on-Tees have won recognition as part of a new licensing awards scheme.


Try Dry January and improve your health

Monday, December 24, 2018

People across Stockton-on-Tees are being urged to give up alcohol in January to improve their health and wellbeing.


All you need to know about festive waste and recycling collections

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Residents across Stockton-on-Tees are being reminded to check the dates of waste and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year.


Primary pupils crowned road safety winners – but would you know the answers to these questions?

Monday, December 17, 2018

What is the first rule of the Green Cross Code? What colour is a cycle route sign? What word is written on a school crossing patrollers sign?


What has Stockton-on-Tees got in common with Preston? Quite a lot according to this new report

Friday, December 14, 2018

A report on Stockton-on-Tees’ answer to the much-praised ‘Preston Model’ has been welcomed by councillors.


'This uncertainty has got to end' - Leader calls on Government to clarify future funding for councils

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A Council leader is calling on the Government to bring an end to the uncertainty surrounding how local authorities will be funded beyond 2020.


Update your signature now to keep your postal vote

Monday, December 10, 2018

Postal voters in Stockton-on-Tees whose signatures will become more than five years old are required to provide a new one.


Final cost of Globe restoration is confirmed

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Unsupported walls, rotting timbers, a badly-corroded underground drainage system and weaknesses in the roof structure were among the findings when Stockton’s famous Globe was “stripped back to the bare bones” in the summer.


Stockton Sparkles debuts Continental Market

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Festive gifts, food and drinks will all be on offer at a new Continental Market at Stockton Sparkles.


National award success for Stockton-on-Tees social workers

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Two social workers at Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council have scooped national awards for their work with adults and their families.


Santa’s reindeer are bringing the Christmas cheer

Monday, December 03, 2018

Santa and his loyal reindeer are bringing festive cheer to Stockton town centre as part of the Stockton Sparkles celebration.


‘It’s time to step in and take control’ - rallying cry as Council gets set to spearhead town centres fightback

Monday, December 03, 2018

Everybody knows high streets are in desperate need of help.