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News - October 2019

Stockton Fireworks 2019: Everything you need to know

Friday, October 25, 2019

One of the most anticipated occasions in the Borough’s events calendar is here as Stockton’s fireworks spectacular returns on Sunday, November 3.


Community clean-up action takes place in Thornaby

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Street cleaning, litter picking, graffiti removal and weed clearing have spruced up neighbourhoods in Thornaby today (Thursday, 24 October) thanks to a community clean-up.


Council's greenhouse gas emissions halved

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council has halved its greenhouse gas emissions in just ten years.


Time is running out: Deadline to apply for secondary school looms

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Parents and carers across Stockton-on-Tees are being reminded to get their applications in for their child’s secondary school place.


Is your home safe? Get free advice at this Stockton event

Monday, October 21, 2019

Free home safety advice and accessories will be on offer at a special event on Stockton High Street this week.


Driver clocked at 94mph in 50mph zone during Ingleby Barwick speeding crackdown

Friday, October 18, 2019

More than 100 drivers were caught speeding in Ingleby Barwick in a crackdown last month – with one clocked at 94mph in a 50mph zone.


Council continues to deliver value for money, say auditors

Friday, October 18, 2019

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council delivers value for money for its residents, according to external auditors.


Get your tickets for Halloween Spooky Walk

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Don't miss your chance to join in the frightening fun this year at Preston Park Museum and Grounds’ Halloween Spooky Walk.


Landmarks to be lit red in support of anti-racism campaign

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Newport Bridge and Stockton’s Town Hall, fountains and riverside will be lit red tomorrow (October 18) in support of the Show Racism the Red Card campaign.


CLOSED: Problem house at centre of drug dealing, stabbing, and urinating in the street

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

A drugs den which left neighbours “sleep deprived” and “worried for their safety” amid screaming, drinking, urinating in the street and a stabbing has been shut down.


Council steps in to provide bus service for stranded villagers

Thursday, October 10, 2019

A new bus service for Stillington, Whitton, Carlton and Redmarshall will hit the road on Monday (October 14).


Winter scheme returns to fight fuel poverty

Friday, October 04, 2019

People at risk of suffering ill health as a result of fuel poverty are being supported by a scheme helping them stay warm in winter, reduce heating bills and maximise their income.