A lane on the A66 through Middlesbrough will be closed until midday tomorrow (Thursday, August 6) to allow for emergency repair work. One of the lanes on the eastbound carriageway at Newport Interchange will be closed overnight to enable a pothole to be repaired.
A huge congratulations is being said to everyone who joined in the Middlesbrough Midsummer Challenges with 30 days of fun, reading related activities. The month-long event #BoroReads run by the National Literacy Trust and promoted by the Middlesbrough School Readiness Team attracted more than 550 participants.
Middlesbrough's cafes, bars and restaurants are being made aware that temporary licences are available to allow them to serve customers outdoors. To assist hospitality businesses to safely reopen the Government have passed new legislation which will allow businesses to apply for temporary a Pavement Licence.
Middlesbrough Theatre is proud to announce that Outdoor Theatre is back and heading to Newham Grange Farm on Friday, August 7. Heartbreak Productions have created a socially-distant and safe family show, Alice in Lockdown, to appeal to audiences of all ages.
It has been confirmed that Middlesbrough Sports Village, Neptune Leisure Centre, and Rainbow Leisure Centre, which are managed by sports and leisure operator Everyone Active in partnership with Middlesbrough Council, will reopen their gyms on Saturday 1 August.
Muslims around Teesside will mark Eid this weekend and it's more important than ever to celebrate safely. Public Health South Tees is wishing the community a peaceful Eid Al-Adha at a time when the festival won't be celebrated in its traditional fashion.