A bomb disposal team has arrived at Belasis Technology Park, near Billingham, from Catterick Garrison army base in North Yorkshire. The business park has been evacuated because of a suspected explosive device.
Belasis Technology Park. near Billingham on Teesside, has been evacuated by police. More information to follow.
A 45-year-old man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving, six months after a cyclist was killed on Haverton Hill Road in Billingham. Graham Robert Devlin was 55. The collision happened on November 17th, 2013. The man will appear in court in June.
Police are appealing for information after a man received head injuries at a church car park in Billingham.
It happened on Dunbar Road at the junction of Sidlaw Road at 10.30pm on Monday 5 May.
A black Vauxhall Corsa was being driven in the car park.
The 18-year-old man is in a stable condition at James Cook University Hospital.
400 new jobs are coming to Teesside with the expansion of a vegetarian food factory.
Quorn Foods Limited says 100 people will be employed during the construction phase at its site in Billingham and a further 300 will be taken on once the expansion is complete.
The £30 million investment comes after a rise in demand for the meat substitute.
A mother who has dedicated her life to caring for her disabled son has been forced to take him to a leisure centre to shower after his stairlift was removed.
The NHS and the local authority together decided that the lift was unsafe for Marylin Barker's son Philip to use after he hurt his foot and couldn't get onto it properly.
Julie Harrison reports.
The Anglican Diocese of Durham has started consultation on plans for a new Church school. It would be on the edge of Wynyard, near Billingham, Teesside, and be part of a new housing development.
Applications for the new Wynyard Church of England Primary School will be welcome from local children of any faith or none.
It will be a Church of England school, operated by the Diocese of Durham.
Once the consultation is completed, the application will be sent to the Department for Education in May and, if successful, the school will open in September 2015.
Workers building a new power station on Teesside have held an unofficial strike in a row over pay.
Air Product, the company who run the plant at Billingham, say that work is continuing despite the strike action.
Hundreds of workers building a new power station on Teesside have staged an unofficial strike.
The dispute over pay has flared on the site at Billingham where an energy-from-waste plant is being built.
Around 250 workers, including pipe fitters and welders, walked out on Wednesday, and continued with the unofficial action on Thursday, joined by scaffolders.
The dispute is over bonus payments after work was affected by the bad weather.
A spokesman for Air Products, which will run the plant, said work was continuing despite the action, and the company was hopeful that the dispute would be resolved in the next few days.
9-year-old Joshua Easby, who went missing earlier, has been found safe and well.