Visit Middlesbrough - News The latest news in Middlesbrough en Festival of arts to remember young lives lost Purquoise Festival of Creative Arts returns for its second successful year on Saturday 30 June. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:07:01 +0000 Local children’s literacy levels outperform national improvement The National Literacy Trust has revealed impressive improvements to the literacy skills and attitude Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:42:05 +0000 New hairdressing salon in Middlesbrough achieves lifelong dream A mother-of-three from Marske has overcome major financial and personal problems to achieve her life Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:55:06 +0000 Pie Jackers and The Clucking Pig in running for Eat Game Awards Thanks to customer nominations, gourmet pie makers Pie Jackers and scotch egg supremos The Clucking Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:33:35 +0000 Mind partner with Starbucks Local mental health charity cut the ribbon to Middlesbrough’s first Starbucks drive-thru store and Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:30:34 +0000 Mini crime fighters pounding the beat in North Ormesby The budding sleuths at from Year 4 at North Ormesby Primary Academy formed their own Mini Police tea Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:56:15 +0000 Don’t miss your chance to enter one of the region’s best loved running events Runners from across Middlesbrough are being urged to tie up their trainers, put on their fitness gea Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:59:13 +0000 Volunteer week celebration at Ageing Better Middlesbrough A local charity, that works to reduce loneliness and isolation for people aged 50 and over, has cele Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:57:16 +0000 Teesside's first vegan shop opens in Middlesbrough Town Centre Teesside’s first vegan convenience store has opened in Middlesbrough’s Dundas Market, part of th Thu, 07 Jun 2018 11:57:13 +0000 Appeal launched to acquire rare cook artefact A fund-raising appeal is being launched to acquire a rare Captain Cook artefact for Middlesbrough. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 11:53:30 +0000 Over 3000 hours reached by volunteers Volunteers from Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind have reached over 3000 volunteering hours since Janu Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:10:01 +0000 Town Hall volunteers hail benefits of performance A dance spectacular at Middlesbrough Town Hall has been hailed as ‘life-changing’ by the volunte Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:02:13 +0000 Leaf set to thrill young Town Hall audience Young audiences are in for a treat when Leaf comes to Middlesbrough Town Hall! Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:20:06 +0000 Wedding and party planning and beauty businesses invest in Middlesbrough's Dundas Market A wedding and party planning business has doubled in size, while a beauty treatment business has inv Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:16:52 +0000 A cuppa and some company Ageing Better Middlesbrough has teamed up with Debenhams and the Hillstreet Centre to revamp its mon Tue, 29 May 2018 09:26:32 +0000 New research reveals 72% of North East children enjoy reading The National Literacy Trust, the charity leading the Read North East campaign, has released new rese Fri, 25 May 2018 13:30:32 +0000 Historic WW1 football derby gets a re-match – 100 years to the day History repeated itself this week as two women’s football teams took to the field to commemorate a Fri, 18 May 2018 15:16:11 +0000 Gabrielle becomes first author for new independent publisher A Teesside University lecturer and acclaimed children’s author is dedicating her new book to her d Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:58:24 +0000 Town Hall hand-over marks end of major make-over Middlesbrough Town Hall has been formally returned to the town following the biggest makeover in its Thu, 29 Mar 2018 08:00:35 +0000 Brigade supports “Dying to Work” campaign Cleveland Fire Brigade has pledged to support, protect and guide any staff diagnosed with a terminal Fri, 02 Feb 2018 10:26:39 +0000