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Tees Valley Combined Authority

Tees Valley Combined Authority February 15, 2019

Stockton and Darlington Railway Heritage – Come Have Your Say!

We need your help to shape the future of our unique...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 12, 2019

Top Athletes Get Tees Valley’s Great North CityGames Off The Starting Blocks

Athletics legend Brendan Foster CBE has visited Tees Valley today to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 5, 2019

Tees Valley Wins £1.3million Project To Bring Hydrogen Vehicles To The Region

Hydrogen vehicles and refuelling stations will soon be coming to Tees...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 1, 2019

Government Confirms £29.5million Tees Valley Adult Education Budget

Government has confirmed Tees Valley will control a £29.5million adult education...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 29, 2019

Tees Valley Chosen As Rugby League World Cup 2021 Venue

Tees Valley has been confirmed as one of the host venues...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 25, 2019

Multimillion-Pound Investment Plan Welcomed By Combined Authority Cabinet

£588million of spending committed to transform the region’s economy Investment plan...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 24, 2019

£588million Investment Plan To Transform Tees Valley Approved

A ten-year plan to transform the economy of the Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 17, 2019

Westminster Committee On Carbon Capture Meets In Tees Valley

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Select Committee has today...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 3, 2018

Top Businesswomen Join Tees Valley Local Enterprise Partnership

Three of Tees Valley’s top businesswomen have added their voices to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 30, 2018

£7Million Investment Approved For New FUJIFILM BioCampus

A £7million investment into a major biotechnology facility has today (November...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 14, 2018

Tees Valley Fast Becoming One Of The UK’s Emerging Visitor Destinations

TEES VALLEY FAST BECOMING ONE OF THE UK’S EMERGING VISITOR DESTINATIONS...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 8, 2018

Top Global Offshore Wind Firms Visit Tees Valley Businesses

VIPs from some of the world’s biggest offshore and energy firms...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 7, 2018

£30.5million Adult Education Powers Devolved To Tees Valley

Powers to directly control post-19 education in the Tees Valley have...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 30, 2018

Tees Transport Fund Hits £76million After Budget Boost

A ground-breaking transport fund devolved to the Tees Valley has been...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 17, 2018

Tees Leaders Welcome Liberty’s Groundbreaking £10Million Metals Project

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen and Cllr Sue Jeffrey, the Leader...
Tees Valley Combined Authority

Devolution of £30.5Million Adult Education Budget Moves Closer For Tees Valley

The devolution of post-19 education to the Tees Valley has come...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 11, 2018

Silicon Valley 3D Print Specialists Use Tees Valley Firm As First UK Production Partner

SILICON VALLEY 3D PRINT SPECIALISTS USE TEES VALLEY FIRM AS FIRST...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 8, 2018

£24million Government Investment To Benefit The Tees Valley

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has praised a £24million investment from...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 5, 2018

Engineering Firms To Benefit From “Biggest And Best” Business Breakfast

Tees Valley engineering firms have a week to get on board...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 28, 2018

£4.6million Investment For New Powder Metals Project

Today (28 September) the Mayor and Tees Valley Combined Authority Cabinet...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 26, 2018

Cubic Transportation Systems set to create over 100 new jobs in Stockton

Cubic Transportation Systems set to create over 100 new jobs in...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 7, 2018

Combined Authority’s £490,000 Boost Brings Stobarts Energy To Tees Valley

COMBINED AUTHORITY’S £490,000 BOOST BRINGS STOBARTS ENERGY TO TEES VALLEY  ...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 3, 2018

New Drive for Businesses to Help Shape Tees Valley’s Future

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen is calling on ambitious members of...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 22, 2018

Enjoy Tees Valley Targets Businesses In Tourism Social Event

The region’s destination marketing service, Enjoy Tees Valley, is calling on...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 16, 2018

Mayor Returns To Old School To Welcome A Level Results

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen today visited Conyers School in Yarm...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 9, 2018

Plans to Bring Hydrogen Trains, Cars and Buses to the Region Take a Step Forward

A major scheme to help transform Tees Valley into a UK-leading...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 26, 2018

Bid Submitted to Bring Rugby League World Cup 2021 to Tees Valley

From left: Danny Brown, Mayor Dave Budd, Matty Lynn, Mayor Ben...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 23, 2018

Government’s £1billion Cash Pledge Set To Boost Tees Valley

REDCAR’S CPI AWARDED FUNDS FROM £180MILLION POT LOCAL INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY PLAN...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 19, 2018

Mayor Urges Transport Secretary To Award Hitachi Multibillion-Pound Train Contract

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today (18 July) called on...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 11, 2018

Tees Valley Schools to be Part of Pioneering Careers Initiative

Young people in the Tees Valley are set to benefit from...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 5, 2018

Tees Valley Skills and STEM Event Hailed As Success

The seventh Tees Valley Skills and STEM Event has been hailed...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 26, 2018

One Week To Go Until Tees Valley’s Biggest Business Event

Company chiefs have just days to register ahead of the biggest...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 12, 2018

£500,000 Boost for New Tees Valley Research Facility

Tees Valley Combined Authority has awarded half a million pounds to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 11, 2018

Combined Authority Pledges £450,000 for Ambitious £20million Darlington Sports Village

Half a million pounds has been agreed to progress through detailed...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 1, 2018

£3Million Boost To Move Darlington Station Plans Forward

Tees Valley Combined Authority has today (June 1) committed £3million to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority

£30.5million Adult Education Budget Set To Be Devolved To The Tees Valley

Tees Valley Combined Authority has today (June 1) agreed a move...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 18, 2018

New Interim Managing Director Appointed to Combined Authority

The Tees Valley Combined Authority has today appointed Julie Gilhespie as...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 17, 2018

Call For Businesses To Join Tees Valley Skills And STEM Event

Businesses have been urged to sign up to the 7th annual...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 26, 2018

Tees Valley Combined Authority Launches Skills Strategy

A major education, employment and skills strategy has been launched by...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 24, 2018

Rugby League World Cup 2021 Bid Could Bring Up To £8Million Boost to Tees Valley

Tees Valley’s bid to host fixtures for the Rugby League World...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 18, 2018

Rugby League World Cup 2021 Chief Executive Urges Businesses To Back Host Bid

Tees Valley businesses have been urged to back a bid to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 23, 2018

£1Million Training Centre Opened by Tees Valley Deputy Mayor

Cllr Bob Cook, Leader of Stockton-on-Tees Council and Tees Valley Deputy...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 19, 2018

Enjoy Tees Valley: New Destination Tourism Service Launched

New dedicated tourism service for the Tees Valley Aims to attract...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 13, 2018

Transport Secretary Confirms £59Million Tees Valley Funding Commitment

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has written to Tees Valley Mayor Ben...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 28, 2018

Transport for the North Invites Local Views On Strategic Transport Plan

Transport for the North has commenced a thirteen-week consultation on its...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 8, 2018

Clean Growth Top Of The Agenda For Ministerial Visit To Teesside

Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire Perry was in the Tees...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 7, 2018

Tees Valley Combined Authority To Invest £3.7m In Historic Kirkleatham Site

More than 200 new jobs and apprenticeships will be created as...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 6, 2018

Tees Valley Combined Authority Awards Funding For Snow Centre Project

Plans for a state-of-the-art Middlesbrough snow centre, which could create 350...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 5, 2018

Tees Valley Combined Authority To Invest £3million In High-End Office Space Development

Tees Valley Combined Authority today agreed to invest £3.23million to deliver...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 1, 2018

Tees Valley Awarded £12.8Million For 3,350 Homes In Combined Authority’s Ambitious Housing Corridor Plan

The Government has awarded £12.8million to the Tees Valley for the...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 22, 2018

Chancellor Pressed On Post-Brexit Plan For Free Port As Mayor Wins Business Backing For A Pilot Project

50 businesses and influential individuals have signed a letter from Mayor...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 17, 2018

Tees Valley Leaders Launch Plan To Transform The Region

Plans for future transport investment in Tees Valley and the wider...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 8, 2018

Funding Boost For Employers Seeking New Apprentices

Tees Valley employers working in key sectors are being encouraged to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 22, 2017

Combined Authority Uses New Powers For £7.5Million Investment In Advanced Manufacturing Park

The Tees Valley Mayor and Combined Authority have approved plans to...
Tees Valley Mayor December 21, 2017

Mayor And Combined Authority Approves Next Stage For Vital Road Connections

The Tees Valley Combined Authority’s Cabinet today gave the green light...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 14, 2017

Visionary Business Leaders Sought To Back Growth Plans

Tees Valley Combined Authority is seeking business leaders to support its...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 5, 2017

Stockton & Darlington Railway Wins Heritage Backing

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today hailed two keys steps...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 1, 2017

Inspiring Our Future – Ambitious Vision Launched To Transform Education, Employment And Skills

Tees Valley Combined Authority today launched its strategy ‘Inspiring Our Future’...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 27, 2017

Tees Valley: A Flagship For The UK’s Industrial Strategy

The government has today set out its Industrial Strategy for the...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 22, 2017

Mayor Hails ‘Historic’ £182 Million+ Budget Boost For Tees Valley

£123Million to kick start the South Tees Development Corporation Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 8, 2017

Tees Valley In The Running To Become Logistics Hub To Heathrow

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen today welcomed the announcement that Tees...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 26, 2017

Tees Valley Takes The Next Steps To A Low Carbon Future

The transition to a low carbon economy offers an extraordinary economic...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 10, 2017

George Clarke Promotes Tees Building Initiative at Top National Conference

TV architect George Clarke is promoting the Ministry of Building, Innovation...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 2, 2017

Tees Valley Placed Front And Centre In Drive For Northern Productivity

An influential new report issued today places the Tees Valley at...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 29, 2017

Tees Valley placed front and centre in drive for Northern productivity

An influential new report issued today places the Tees Valley at...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 22, 2017

Tees Valley Skills Event 2017 Hailed A Great Success

The 6th Tees Valley Skills Event, which was held at Teesside...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 19, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Unveils Darlington 2025 Station Welcome

Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor and Councillor Bill Dixon, Chair of...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 23, 2017

PM Welcomes Regeneration Masterplan Expected to Bring Thousands of Jobs to the Tees Valley

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE Ground-breaking devolution deal...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 2, 2017

Tees Valley Boosts Apprenticeships Through New Scheme

The Tees Valley Mayor today launched a new drive to accelerate...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 27, 2017

Local Pension Fund to Invest £200 Million to Boost the Tees Valley Economy

The Tees Valley Mayor and Combined Authority Cabinet today (27/07/2017) signed...
Tees Valley Combined Authority July 10, 2017

Tees Valley Road Network Improvements – Local Engagement Events Announced

A series of public engagement sessions are being held to highlight...
Tees Valley Mayor July 6, 2017

New Tees Valley Mayor praises local businesses at Tees Valley Business Summit

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has praised Tees Valley businesses as...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 30, 2017

New Scrutiny Powers Take Effect for the Tees Valley Combined Authority

New statutory scrutiny arrangements have been launched to oversee the new...
Tees Valley Combined Authority June 23, 2017

Tees Valley Chosen to Host Leading Industry Road Show

A UK trade body has chosen Tees Valley to hold its...
Tees Valley Mayor June 14, 2017

South Tees Development Corporation Formally Proposed to Parliament

The proposal to establish a Mayoral Development Corporation on the South...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 10, 2017

George Clarke Sets Foundations for The Future of Home Building

Setting firm foundations for the future of the UK’s building industry,...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 12, 2017

Last Chance For Tees Valley Residents to Secure Their Vote

RESIDENTS of the Tees Valley have until 5pm tomorrow (Thursday, April...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 28, 2017

Time To Apply Some Pressure, Maximo Park Singer Urges Young People of Tees Valley

YOUNG people across the Tees Valley have the chance of a...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 22, 2017

Tees Valley To Join Flagship Initiative To Transform Local Services

The Tees Valley is set to benefit from a pioneering initiative...
Tees Valley Mayor March 20, 2017

Tees Valley Gets Opportunity To Vote For a New Mayor

Press Release that the Department for Communities and Local Government have...
Tees Valley Combined Authority

Combined Authority Sets Out Ambitious Investment Plans For Jobs, Skills and infrastructure

The Combined Authority has published further details of the investment available...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 15, 2017

Tees Valley Combined Authority to Lead Local Businesses at International Exhibition

Tees Valley Combined Authority is leading a delegation of local businesses...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 14, 2017

Enhanced Support Launched For Tees Valley Businesses

Tees Valley Business Compass, the local growth hub for the area...
Tees Valley Combined Authority

Tees Valley Combined Authority is Granted New Powers to Accelerate Development

Tees Valley Combined Authority has now become the first authority outside...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 13, 2017

Combined Authority Sets Out New Routes for Crossing The Tees

Tees Valley Combined Authority has announced further details of plans for...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 8, 2017

Media Comment- David Budd reacts to the sacking of Lord Heseltine

Reacting to the news that Lord Heseltine has been sacked as...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 3, 2017

Take control of Tees Valley – Residents urged ahead of crucial mayoral vote

With exactly two months to go until Tees Valley goes to...
Tees Valley Mayor February 15, 2017

Tees Valley Publishes Working Arrangements For The New Mayor

The Tees Valley Combined Authority has today published details of how...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 30, 2017

500 New Apprentices Supported Through Extra Devolution Investment

The recently devolved Tees Valley Apprenticeship Grant for Employers (AGE) is...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 24, 2017

Tees Valley Combined Authority Joins Urban Transport Group

Tees Valley Combined Authority has become an Associate Member of the...
Tees Valley Combined Authority January 17, 2017

British Steel and Sembcorp To Address Tees Valley Firms At TEN Event

The Tees Valley business community is to be given an insight...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 8, 2016

Lord Heseltine Launches The Tees Valley Industrial Strategy

Lord Michael Heseltine returned to the Tees Valley today to launch...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 6, 2016

Tees Valley Preferred Location For Australian Investment

Tees Valley has been chosen by Australian company Peak Resources as...
Tees Valley Combined Authority December 2, 2016

Javid: Autumn Statement Boost To Housing And New Homes For Tees Valley

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY DCLG Communities Secretary Sajid Javid today highlighted...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 30, 2016

Consultation Launched on Ambitious Plans to Connect Tees Valley

Tees Valley Combined Authority is asking people across the region for...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 22, 2016

Marske Business Expands with support from Tees Valley Business Compass

AAA Roofing, a Marske-based roofing and building specialist business, has embarked...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 10, 2016

Tees Valley Combined Authority To Support An Extra 2000 Young People Into Work And Training

Proposals discussed at the Tees Valley Combined Authority Board last week...
Tees Valley Combined Authority November 1, 2016

Tees Valley Combined Authority Commits to Expansion of Superfast Broadband

  Tees Valley Combined Authority will this week agree investment to...
Tees Valley Combined Authority

HS2 takes root in Darlington: new report evidences how HS2 is already embedded in local plans for growth in areas beyond the HS2 line

Press Statement Issued by HS2 Ltd  A report produced in collaboration...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 27, 2016

Business Leaders Sought to Support Combined Authority Objectives

Tees Valley Combined Authority is reaching out to local business leaders...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 20, 2016

Javid Welcomes Strong Devolution Progress With Tees Valley Leaders

Press Statement Issued on behalf of The Department for Communities and...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 29, 2016

Tees Valley Receives Multimillion-Pound Devo Deal Boost

Local people in the Tees Valley today received a multi-million pound...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 21, 2016

Tees Valley Employment Opportunities Showcased At Skills Event

A highly interactive skills exhibition enabled young people from across Tees...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 19, 2016

Former SSI Worker Invests In Business Expansion

Cleveland LGV Training has expanded and created more new jobs for...
Tees Valley Combined Authority September 13, 2016

SSI Task Force publishes “One Year On” Report

SSI Task Force Press Release In September 2015 production was halted...
Tees Valley Combined Authority August 12, 2016

Combined Authority Chair Welcomes Announcement Of New Biomass Plant

On the announcement of the development of a biomass energy plant...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 27, 2016

Tees Valley Secures Funding To Improve Region’s Transport Links

The Department for Transport has announced that the Tees Valley will...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 24, 2016

Tees Valley wins £19m boost to reduce youth unemployment

THE prospects for unemployed young people across the Tees Valley are...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 13, 2016

Plans to Transform Further Education in Tees Valley Unveiled

A ground-breaking review of Further Education (FE) and Sixth Form Colleges...
Tees Valley Combined Authority May 9, 2016

High-Flying Start For Former SSI Worker’s New Business

One of the first commissions for a former steel plant employee,...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 29, 2016

Former SSI Worker Sets Up New Company Following Funding From Task Force

A former SSI Process Safety Engineer has turned a negative into...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 18, 2016

Managing Director of Tees Valley Combined Authority Announced

Andrew Lewis has been announced as the Managing Director of recently-launched...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 12, 2016

More vacancies on offer at Jobs Fair in Redcar next week

Up to 20 employers will be promoting vacancies at the latest...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 11, 2016

Tees Valley Unlimited fund is catalyst for £128m economic boost

Loans totalling £10m from a fund set up by Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Combined Authority April 2, 2016

Inaugural Meeting of Tees Valley Combined Authority Focuses on Transport, Investment and Skills

Tees Valley Combined Authority, the new body that will drive economic...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 23, 2016

Task Force Fund helps nearly 150 former steel workers find alternative employment

An SSI Task Force job creation scheme has so far secured...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 22, 2016

New Business Set Up By Former SSI Contractor Employs Redundant Steel Plant Workers

A former SSI sub-contractor has launched his own business, creating jobs...
Tees Valley Combined Authority March 20, 2016

Tees Valley Unlimited praises contribution of departing Managing Director

Tees Valley Unlimited Chairman Paul Booth has paid tribute to its...
Tees Valley Combined Authority February 17, 2016

Key Engagement Events Announced For Tees Valley Strategic Economic Plan

A key opportunity for people to have their say on the...
Tees Valley Combined Authority October 27, 2015

Industrial Carbon Capture and Storage Network Powers Ahead with Addition of Sembcorp

Teesside Collective today announced the addition of a major industrial player...