SSI jobs fair being held at Riverside Stadium

Boro fans' support for Teesside steelworkers Credit: Paul Harrow photography

More than 80 companies and training providers are headlining the latest jobs and skills fair to help former SSI and supply chain workers find new employment and retraining opportunities.

Middlesbrough Football Club's Riverside Stadium will host the jobs and skills fair between 10am and 3pm today.

Meanwhile steelworkers from across the UK will be travelling to the original 'Steel City' - Sheffield - for a Save our Steel march later

They will be joined by their families and other members of the steelworkers' union, Community.