News - June 2021

Job hunting? Drop into the new Employment and Training Hub

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

A one-stop-shop to help people on their search for job and training opportunities has opened in Stockton town centre.


New to SIRF21 - a festival of flavours at SIRF Green

Monday, June 28, 2021

Cakes, cocktails and Korean food will all be on offer to tantalise taste buds at Stockton International Riverside Festival’s (SIRF) debut festival village.


Ten Borough businesses commended for commitment to improving staff's health and wellbeing

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Ten of the Borough’s businesses and organisations are celebrating after achieving the North East Better Health at Work award.


Low income households could pay no Council Tax at all under Council’s proposed new support scheme

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Up to 8,000 low income households could pay no Council Tax at all next year under new proposals from Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council.


Council set to take control of two services for vulnerable residents

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is set to take control of two services for vulnerable adults in the Borough.


How you can show your support for Armed Forces Week 2021

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

It's that time of year again where we all have the opportunity to reflect on the service of our military personnel working to keep us safe at home and further afield.


Mandale Road bridge - everything you need to know about this essential road closure

Friday, June 18, 2021

A temporary road closure of Mandale Road bridge will be in place from Saturday, 3 July as essential works to repair the bridge get under way.


Chic Vintique returns to Stockton High Street

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Retro homeware, jewellery, gifts and collectables will soon be on offer as Stockton's much-loved Chic Vintique market returns in July.


Your views wanted on parliamentary constituency boundary changes

Monday, June 14, 2021

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) is inviting people to contribute their views on proposals to alter the boundaries of parliamentary constituencies in our area.


Billingham and Yarm "could be transformed by £40million Levelling Up fund bid"

Monday, June 14, 2021

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is submitting a £40million bid to the Government’s Levelling Up fund as part of its ambitious plans for Billingham town centre, Yarm town centre and the further development of Preston Park.


Council secures £370,000 funding to make streets safer

Friday, June 11, 2021

New CCTV, street lighting and alley gates are among the crime tackling measures planned for parts of Stockton thanks to a cash boost.


COVID-19 vaccination bus is coming to Stockton town centre

Friday, June 11, 2021

An NHS vaccine bus is taking to the road again to encourage even more people to have their COVID-19 jab.


Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council's Reablement Service is officially 'Good'

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

A Council service which supports people to live independently at home after an illness or accident has been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).


Have your say in highways and transport survey

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Residents of the Borough are being encouraged to have their say in a highways and transport survey.


Residents' views wanted on ward boundary changes

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) is asking the Borough’s residents to give their thoughts on proposed changes to ward boundaries.


Stockton-on-Tees' local heroes honoured

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

The unsung heroes of Stockton-on-Tees have been thanked for the positive difference they make to local communities.


A befriending service, time out and Emergency Card: Some of the support available for Carers during National Carers' Week

Monday, June 7, 2021

Carers in Stockton-on-Tees can find out about the range of help and support available to them during National Carers’ Week (7–13 June).


“People will be ready to celebrate!”: SIRF Community Carnival is returning

Friday, June 4, 2021

Stockton town centre will be at fever pitch when the Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) Community Carnival returns this summer.


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