News - February 2019

"It's thriving!" - Fairfield Library a year on from refurbishment

Friday, February 22, 2019

A successful first year for one of the Borough’s libraries has been recognised at a special event.

Changes to recycling sites - all you need to know about which sites are staying and which are going

Friday, February 22, 2019

CHANGES to recycling sites in Stockton-on-Tees will take effect next month.

Town centres fightback gathers pace as council prepares funding bids for Stockton and Yarm

Friday, February 22, 2019

Stockton and Yarm are in the running for a slice of a national fund set up to transform high streets.

Relaunch of Stockton’s Local Offer will provide ‘vital support’ to families

Monday, February 18, 2019

Pupils in Stockton-on-Tees have put on a special performance to celebrate the relaunch of an online tool aimed at children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities.

Council Leader calls for end to 'crippling' uncertainty as budget discussions get under way

Friday, February 15, 2019

Protecting the areas and people most in need will remain the priority for Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council as it tackles ongoing reductions in Government funding.

Libraries win National Lottery grant to digitise Thornaby’s industrial heritage

Friday, February 15, 2019

Over 16,000 pictures detailing the heritage of a former Thornaby industrial company are to be made accessible online for the first time thanks to a £32,000 grant.

It’s all go at the Globe – and you can now sign-up for ticket announcements!

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The restoration of Stockton’s famous Globe is progressing at a pace.

From skydiver to schoolteacher...but which is the most daunting? We asked a teacher in training

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

As far as career changes go, this one is pretty unusual.

Are your voter registration details correct? Look out for these important letters

Monday, February 11, 2019

Households are being asked to look out for a letter in the post from Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council asking whether the voter registration details for their address are correct.

Getting ready to make a splash!

Friday, February 8, 2019

Work to bring a new £13million leisure centre to Ingleby Barwick is progressing at pace.

Going, going...Elm House demolition is under way

Thursday, February 7, 2019

The regeneration of Stockton’s former Victoria Estate has taken another step forward as the demolition of Elm House gets under way.

Entries open for Stockton Duathlon

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Novice and elite athletes alike can now guarantee their place at the starting line of the seventh Stockton Duathlon.

Frontline staff trained to help problem gamblers as review finds 6,000 people "at risk of addiction"

Friday, February 1, 2019

Vital training has been given to frontline staff from the voluntary and public sectors to help them identify people suffering from gambling-related harm.