Cleveland Fire Brigade is appealing to the public for support after repeated violent attacks on firefighters in the Northern Road, Whinney Banks area of Middlesbrough. Groups of children and youths are deliberately setting fires and attacking vehicles and firefighters.
Plans to breathe new life into a unique Middlesbrough landmark have been given the thumbs up by senior Councillors. Teessaurus Park - home to giant steel dinosaurs on a prime riverside site - has long been a popular attraction for children and families.
Smaller businesses can now apply for grants of up to £2,000 to help them adapt to new customs and tax rules when trading with the EU. This is part of the Government's £20m SME support package to help small businesses who trade with the EU or move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Middlesbrough motorists are being advised of overnight road closures at one of the town's major road junctions this week. All four of the slip roads at the A172/A174 Stokesley Road Interchange will be closed to traffic between 8pm on Tuesday, March 16 and 6am on Wednesday, March 17.
All parents of school and college students can now get two rapid Covid-19 tests each week to help stop the spread of the virus. Identifying positive cases and their contacts early can help prevent the potential spread to others and help keep children and young people in education.