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News - July 2019

‘Let us help you’: Council’s plea to people affected by domestic abuse

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

“If you or someone you know is affected by domestic abuse, then please let us help you.”


Your guide to SIRF19: All you need to know

Monday, July 29, 2019

Stockton’s world class international outdoor art festival is back later this week and we’re bringing you the key information to help you make the most of it.


New and imaginative shows at this year’s SIRF tell the story of Stockton

Friday, July 26, 2019

Encounter some curious strangers, watch a watery tale created especially for the town centre’s fountain or go on a quest to find the Tees Tusk!


"A culture of high ambition" - King Edwin now a "good" school

Monday, July 22, 2019

Pupils and staff at a Norton school are celebrating after being rated “good” by Ofsted.


New exhibition to tell star studded Globe story

Friday, July 19, 2019

What do the Beatles, Shirley Bassey and Norman Wisdom all have in common?


Job numbers in Stockton-on-Tees soar to record high

Friday, July 19, 2019

The number of jobs in Stockton-on-Tees has hit a record high, new figures have revealed.


Schools investment in Stockton-on-Tees set to soar to £52million

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Investment in school and nursery buildings across Stockton-on-Tees is set to soar to £52million.


Stockton Cycling Festival: 6 events not to be missed

Monday, July 08, 2019

Stockton Cycling Festival is back.


Stockton through to second round of Future High Streets Fund

Friday, July 05, 2019

STOCKTON town centre is continuing its fightback.


Stockton International Riverside Festival 2019: Five highlights to enjoy

Thursday, July 04, 2019

Heart-stopping acrobatics, playful family shows and a Community Carnival parade: the countdown to Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) has begun.


Work under way on £1million school hall for Conyers

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Steelwork is rising from the ground as work begins on a new state-of-the-art school hall for Conyers in Yarm.


Council pledges swift response after “disappointing” Ofsted rating

Monday, July 01, 2019

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council has pledged to respond quickly after Ofsted inspectors found its children’s services “require improvement to be good”.


Calling all sci-fi fans - all you need to know about Kapow on Saturday

Monday, July 01, 2019

Ewoks, the Hulk, Daleks and Yoda are just a number of the characters set to invade Stockton town centre when the Kapow Sci-Fi market and family fun day returns on Saturday (6 July).