A group of committed community litter pickers is still going strong despite the upheavals caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. The team gathered at Hemlington Recreation Centre on Friday to enjoy the blazing sunshine and have a catch-up. Then it was down to the serious business of making the whole area spick and span again.
Life-saving jabs and more are up for grabs during a week-long health and wellbeing drive in key Middlesbrough communities. The Covid-19 vaccine - both AstraZeneca and Pfizer - is just one of a range of services and support lined up to help local people live healthier lives.
The Dorman Museum will be keeping family fingers busy this summer with weekly art and craft activities throughout the school holidays. Busy Little Fingers will run on Tuesdays, starting on Tuesday, July 27 through to Tuesday, August 31, with sessions available on the hour from 11am to 2pm.
Household green waste collections will be suspended for a month across Middlesbrough to ease pressure amid the ongoing rise in Covid-19 cases. The pause will take effect from Tuesday, July 27, and is due to staffing pressures. It is hoped the service will resume on Tuesday, August 31.
There's a Picnic in the Park next month, and everyone's invited. The event at Middlesbrough's Stewart Park on Saturday, August 7 is in support of Global Breastfeeding Week. The aim is to encourage breastfeeding, with families coming together from across Middlesbrough and Redcar & Cleveland.
Audiences in Middlesbrough can take a step back in time this autumn with a trio of musical tributes that will hit the right note with nostalgia fans. Take a trip down memory lane into the 1960s and 1970s, the legendary decades for Motown, disco and soul and enjoy iconic hits from bands and artists.
Middlesbrough Council is one of 140 organisations across the UK today recognised for their outstanding support towards the Armed Forces community. The Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Awards are the highest badge of honour awarded to those that employ and support those who serve, veterans and their families.