Local History Month

Local History Month

We're working in partnership with Discover Middlesbrough to bring you Middlesbrough Local History Month. A much loved month-long celebration of our heritage goes from strength to strength, and this year's...

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Ageing in the North East on ITV

Ageing in the North East on ITV

Our friends at Contact the Elderly were filmed as part of a 3 part special for ITV about Ageing in North East England and are suggesting that you might find...

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WARNING SOUNDED OVER DOORSTEP CONMEN

WARNING SOUNDED OVER DOORSTEP CONMEN

WARNING SOUNDED OVER DOORSTEP CONMEN RESIDENTS are being warned to be on their guard against doorstep conmen targeting the elderly and vulnerable. The alert from Middlesbrough Council’s Trading Standards follows...

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Tees Valley Digital Journalists

Tees Valley Digital Journalists

Tees Valley Digital Journalists We are looking for volunteers to help develop, launch and manage a new online newspaper for Middlesbrough. We are looking for people who can learn everything...

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Construction training opportunity in North Ormesby

Construction training opportunity in North Ormesby

Training Opportunity Are you looking to develop your skills, knowledge and experience in the construction industry? A unique opportunity has arisen for local residents of North Ormesby. We are working...

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Good Neighbour Success

Good Neighbour Success

Good Neighbour scheme success as volunteer lends a hand Ageing Better Middlesbrough’s Peer Friendship project has matched its first volunteer and beneficiary as part of the newly launched Good Neighbour...

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Sports Day 2

Sports Day 2

We hosted another 50+ Sports Day on 25th March 2017 which saw over 20 people trying out a range of activities at Middlesbrough Sports Village. The day was full of...

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Healthy Stepping

Healthy Stepping

NATIONAL RECOGNTION FOR HEALTHY STEPPING An initiative to help people lead healthier lifestyles through regular walking has won official recognition. The Healthy Stepping (Middlesbrough) local walking scheme has been awarded...

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Walking through time

Walking through time

Sixteen people took part in our free History Walk. The walk included a look inside mima, the wedding rooms in the Town Hall and travelling in the glass lift to the...

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Pamper Afternoon

Pamper Afternoon

Here are some pictures from our Pamper Afternoon at St Marys Cathedral. The ladies enjoyed a mini manicure and had their nails painted. Many thanks to our volunteers Pat, Marie...

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Spring Basket

Spring Basket

We hosted a Spring Basket taster where people got to make up their own basket. Here's what they said: "A friendly group with enthusiastic staff who advised and assisted to...

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Men's Shed in Middlesbrough!

Men’s Shed in Middlesbrough!

We're working with Groundwork North East and Cumbria to bring Middlesbrough it's very own Men's Shed! Join us at our Men's Shed, 10am every Tuesday at Berwick Hills Community Allotments,...

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