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Family fortunes at Redcar as ‘Thommo’ celebrates brother’s 33-1 winner
IT was a case of happy families at Redcar Races today as television presenter Derek Thompson called in on his way to a holiday in Scotland to see his brother’s horse win at 33-1.
Teesside MPs and Mayor ask Government to stop Darlington timetable changes
TEESSIDE MPs and metro mayor have called on the Government to step in and prevent proposed timetable changes set to cut rail services in the region.
Grants on offer to target nuisance fires in Teesside
Cleveland Fire Brigade responded to more than 2,200 deliberate fires between January and June this year
Serial Redcar shoplifter jailed for stealing drink and perfume to pay her bills
A PROLIFIC shoplifter has been jailed after being caught twice while serving a suspended prison sentence.
LNER responds to timetable concerns from Teesside leaders
TRAIN operator LNER has responded after Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen slammed its new timetable “not fit for purpose and wholly unacceptable”.
Teesside's drug treatment program saved by alternative funds
A DRUG treatment programme has been saved after alternative funding has meant its future is secured until 2022.
Greggs launches NEW Vegan Sausage, Bean and CheeZe Melt
GREGGS has announced its third vegan bake launch – the NEW Vegan Sausage, Bean and CheeZe Melt.
Teesside pensioner with 'spanking' fetish jailed for deleting 'naughty boy' files
A PERVERT with a fetish for spanking young boys has been jailed for deleting computer files called ‘naughty boy’ and ‘naughty boy 2’.
Redcar's Festival of Thrift to go ahead later this year
A POPULAR festival celebrating everything sustainable has confirmed it is returning this year, and promises to be as big as before.
Redcar Town FC senior team gets sponsorship deal
A FOOTBALL club is starting its Northern League journey – the highest level at which it has ever played - on solid foundations, after securing a sponsorship deal with housebuilder Linden Homes.