Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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News - January 2019

"It puts us in a much stronger position" says Leader as Stockton-on-Tees Local Plan is adopted

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Councillors have agreed to formally adopt the Stockton-on-Tees Local Plan.


Cycling hub rolls into new home on Stockton High Street

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A new cycling and walking centre offering everything from free bike parking to guided rides and walks has opened in Stockton High Street.


New games area ‘will bring the community together’

Monday, January 28, 2019

A new multi-use games area ideal for football, basketball and cricket has opened its gates in Norton Grange.


St George's Day, International Women's Day, Baby Loss Awareness Week - Stockton-on-Tees' 2019 lighting programme is revealed

Friday, January 25, 2019

IT’S been used to mark everything from Remembrance Day to Stoptober – and now a full programme for Stockton-on-Tees’ feature lighting has been agreed for 2019.


"It's sound" - Government planning inspector endorses Local Plan ahead of consideration by councillors

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A government-appointed planning inspector has endorsed the Stockton-on-Tees Local Plan ahead of it going before councillors for formal adoption this month.


Plan to purchase Durham Tees Valley Airport – statement from the Leader of Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Members of the Tees Valley Combined Authority’s Cabinet will consider the Tees Valley Investment Plan 2019-2029 at a special meeting on Thursday (January 24).


‘I’m seeing customers I haven’t seen in years’ – Yarm businesses say parking changes are having the desired effect

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Businesses in Yarm have given the thumbs up to recent changes to parking on the High Street.


‘High Streets should follow Stockton’s lead’ – Minister’s praise as Council prepares town centres funding bid

Thursday, January 10, 2019

A Government minister has urged town centres across the country to look to Stockton for inspiration when bidding for cash from the new Future High Streets fund.


Last chance to apply for primary school places

Monday, January 07, 2019

Parents and carers across Stockton-on-Tees have just one week left to apply for this year’s intake of primary school places.


Could picking up a new qualification, skill or hobby be your New Year’s resolution?

Friday, January 04, 2019

Are you looking for a new challenge this New Year? The Learning and Skills Service could have what you’re looking for.


Magic, potions and snakes: What to expect at the fifth Harry Potter Book Night

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Witches, wizards and muggles of all ages are invited to celebrate the magic of Hogwarts at the annual Harry Potter Book Night.