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News - May 2018

Richard Kilty enlists families for Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Tees Run

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Teesside Tornado Richard Kilty took to Stockton High Street to encourage families to take on a sporting challenge.


Stockton-on-Tees Local Plan examination set to get under way

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The examination of the Stockton-on-Tees Local Plan will get under way next week.


Volunteers’ Market to celebrate charity work

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Volunteering opportunities will be on offer at a special market to celebrate the hard work of charities in Stockton-on-Tees.


Stockton Stages: 5 things you need to know

Friday, May 25, 2018

Family-friendly music, discos, crafts and comedy acts from the national circuit will all feature in the second edition of Stockton’s much-loved Stages festival next week.


Why work to strengthen this collapsing river bank will slow down journeys between Yarm and Ingleby Barwick this summer

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Temporary traffic lights will be in place on Leven Bank Road in Yarm from Monday, June 25 as essential work to strengthen the nearby river bank gets under way.


First look at Stockton Borough's new crematorium

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Designs for the new crematorium in Stockton-on-Tees have been revealed.


Music lovers rejoice at Record Fair return

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Records, CDs and vinyls of all musical genres are up for grabs when a popular market returns to Stockton High Street.


Wetland creation work set to get under way

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

A new area of wetland is being developed in Stockton-on-Tees to create a haven for wildlife to thrive.


Fun times, holidays and ‘seeing our girl in her prom dress’: Mum reveals her highs as a foster carer

Thursday, May 17, 2018

A Stockton-on-Tees mum has revealed her foster carer highs – just days before an event aimed at people who might be interested in following her lead.


Love Your Local Market announces its return – with a football theme

Monday, May 14, 2018

A much-loved market will return to Stockton High Street with the promise of food, entertainment and a special football theme.


The ‘Stockton Hippo’: 5 questions answered by university professor

Monday, May 14, 2018

THE mysterious tale of the ‘Stockton hippo’ has caused quite a stir!


Paralympic hero Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson inspires pupils to be ‘whatever they dream’

Friday, May 11, 2018

Gold-medal winning Paralympian Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson visited pupils in Stockton-on-Tees in a bid to inspire the next generation.


Stockton Stages: 5 things to look forward to

Friday, May 11, 2018

The second edition of Stockton’s principal new music and comedy festival is just weeks away – with an even busier line-up.


Calling all cyclists: Registration opens for Stockton Sportive

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Professional and recreational riders alike can now pick their route as registration for the eighth edition of Stockton Sportive is open.


Young volunteers needed for the Summer Reading Challenge

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Are you aged 16 to 24 and looking for something to do during the summer holidays? Then volunteering for the Summer Reading Challenge could be for you.


8 events to look forward to in Stockton-on-Tees this summer

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Summer is approaching and it’s time to think about entertaining the kids. But you don’t have to travel far because there are some very exciting events right on your doorstep.


Free Comic Book and Elmer events happening this month at Stockton Libraries

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Two special events are coming to Stockton Libraries this month to please comic book and cartoon fans alike and the best news is – they’re free!


‘We’re the Tees Valley powerhouse’: New figures see Stockton-on-Tees top Tees Valley's GVA table

Thursday, May 03, 2018

STOCKTON-on-Tees is the runaway leader when it comes to its contribution to Tees Valley’s economy, new figures have revealed.


Night time clean-up work under way on A66 stretch

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

A major clean-up is taking place along a stretch of the A66 to clear litter from the verges.


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