Middlesbrough's Mayor says the Middlesbrough Gift Card can be an ‘ultimate gift' for any Boro mum ahead of Mother's Day. The Middlesbrough Gift Card was launched last year to encourage people to spend locally and support home-grown businesses and independent traders.
Hot meals and holiday clubs will be made available to disadvantaged children around Middlesbrough after government funding was confirmed. The cash will fund food, sport and exercise sessions and education around nutrition for more than 8,000 children and young people in receipt of free school meals related benefits.
New CCTV has been installed on Middlesbrough Theatre and warning letters issued after lockdown complaints about anti-social behaviour. The Council's neighbourhood safety officers have taken action following information from concerned members of the public in Linthorpe.
A unique Middlesbrough beauty spot is set to become a major local attraction with a £250,000 upgrade. The town’s Teessaurus Park on the banks of the River Tees is set to be improved beyond all recognition if plans from Middlesbrough Council’s Executive are approved.
The compassionate work of Middlesbrough Council's community safety team has been highlighted in a varied week helping a series of vulnerable and distressed people. Among the issues dealt with have been a council car park attendant talking down a man from the top of Zetland car park.