Children’s Commissioner Appeals For Unity On Schools Reopening

By Grahame Anderson The children's commissioner for England has led the call for ministers and teaching unions to 'stop squabbling' and work together to facilitate...

Trio Hit the Roads With A Motivational Message

Meet the motivators - the team of three hitting the roads on their mission to make Middlesbrough a healthier and happier place. Asiya Dawood, Jordan...

MIDDLESBROUGH: £30m snow centre approved

By ALEX METCALFE, Local Democracy Reporter A LONG-AWAITED bid to bring an indoor ski centre to Middlesbrough has been given the thumbs up by officials. Detailed...

Middlesbrough: Bags labelled ‘You are Incredible’ to be gifted to children

EVERY child in care in Middlesbrough is to receive a special gift to help them on their journey. Luggage specialists Madlug (Make a Difference Luggage)...

LGC Award Nomination For Team Who Help Thousands of Disabled, Elderly & Most Vulnerable...

A team who help Middlesbrough's older, disabled or vulnerable residents live more independently in their own homes have been recognised for their work. Middlesbrough Council's...

MIDDLESBROUGH: Q&A on covid-19 shopping

By ALEX METCALFE, Local Democracy Reporter KEEPING safe by staying at home has been the mantra most Teessiders have been living by in the past...

Selfless Security Guard Receives Special Commendation From Police For Saving Life of Vulnerable Woman

A quick-thinking security guard who helped save the life of a vulnerable woman has received a special commendation by police. Dave Porter, 65, was travelling...

NORTH EAST: Virtual meetings permitted

By Ben O'Connell, Local Democracy Reporter All councils in England have been handed new powers to hold meetings virtually from Saturday (April 4) – but the public must still...

Middlesborough Council Shuts Down House Full of ‘Worst Kind of Scumbags’

A gang of violent drug-dealing yobs who have terrorised a Middlesbrough street have had their base shut down. Action has been taken by Middlesbrough Council...

NEWCASTLE: Hunt for Kingston Park tree poisoner

By Daniel Holland, Local Democracy Reporter The hunt is on for a vandal who doused a tree in toxic chemicals – and left a trail...