Silhouette of Teesside


Team Clean Up Out In Force
April 01, 2019 Salute the volunteers who are cleaning up our streets and parks! Well done to everyone who turned up in Hemlington and gave up their free time. Let’s keep this going and transform the town! Well done also to Nicky Walker, a local councillor who attended and showed support. Labour has some great councillors. Huge thanks[…] Read More
Heroes Of TS1: Nasir And Ali
March 19, 2019 Nasir and his friend Ali have created this fantastic scheme to help feed people in need. Every Wednesday 5-7pm Free food in Abingdon Rd, TS1. Great to see you again yesterday Nasir. People may find it interesting that Nasir is active in the running of his local mosque and his offer of support here is[…] Read More
Heroes Of TS1: Jane Jorgensen
March 19, 2019 Jane Jorgensen is a great asset to Middlesbrough. Bringing visitors and their money here. Jane’s a legend in Baker Street: entrepreneur, host and Teesside socialite. Recently she’s taken on new premises and is hosting a pop-up gallery and bar Disgraceland Baker St Jane’s latest achievement was to host an exhibition by the crazy and brilliant[…] Read More
Best Of Luck To Watts Prams
March 19, 2019 I revisited this Teesside institution and caught up with Gary Watts. What a place – open on Parliament Road for over 100 years. I did feel sad when Gary said they’re moving to new premises on Portrack Lane – but I understand why he had to do it. They’re creating a new store that’s perfect[…] Read More
Heroes Of TS1: Susan Gill
March 19, 2019 Brilliant Susan Gill helps to make TS1 a really special place. Almost on her own Susan set up The Homeless Cafe on Princes Rd to feed the homeless and other groups in need. The café feeds 100s of Teessiders a week, offering a safe place for people to meet and engage with authorities – who[…] Read More

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