The 73-year-old cyclist from Stockton-on-Tees was airlifted to hospital where he later died.Read the full story ›
A devoted runner from Teesside is taking part in eight parkruns in memorry of his late wife and to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.Read the full story ›
The former chief executive of Butterwick Hospice appeared in court today accused of stealing from the charity.
Graham Leggatt-Chidgey faces two charges of fraud by false representation and one charge of theft.
Teesside Magistrates Court heard the alleged offences took place over an eight year period.
He entered no pleas, and will appear at Teesside Crown Court on October 18th.
The 62-year-old stood down from his role at the organisation in April.
The charity provides support for people with life-limiting illnesses at its hospices in Stockton and Bishop Auckland.
Customs officers have seized more than 200,000 cigarettes 28 kilos of rolling tobacco at a storage facility in Stockton-on-Tees.Read the full story ›
An MP has raised concerns about experienced staff at a Stockton prison being replaced by 'inexperienced' teenagers.Read the full story ›
A show-stopping high wire act brought the Stockton International Riverside Festival’s 30th birthday programme to a close last night.Read the full story ›
Cleveland Police say there have been an unusually high number of deaths linked a form of heroin, possibly laced with powerful painkillers.Read the full story ›
The installation of a new landmark artwork in Stockton-on-Tees by an acclaimed artist has been built on Tees Valley inspiration.Read the full story ›
Police have released CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to in connection to damaged cars in Stockton-on-Tees.Read the full story ›
A nine-year-old girl is in hospital after being hit by a car in Thornaby, near Stockton.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service was called to a collision between a nine-year-old pedestrian and a Ford Fiesta car at around 6.45pm on Sunday.
The girl suffered a serious head injury and was taken to James Cook University Hospital by ambulance.
The collision happened on Thornaby Road at the junction with Laburnum Avenue, where the girl was with two of her friends.
The police are investigating the collision and are appealing for witnesses to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.