Tees Valley Combined Authority

Tees Valley Mayor June 19, 2019

Tees Valley Mayor Leads Delegation To Major UK Investor Event

Delegation of top Tees Valley companies travel to Birmingham Mayor pushes...
Tees Valley Mayor June 7, 2019

Tees Valley Mayor Visits Community Centre and Trust

Mayor Ben Houchen has visited a Tees Valley community centre and...
Tees Valley Mayor May 24, 2019

Statement On Emergency Meeting Over The Future Of British Steel

Please see below for a joint statement from Tees Valley Mayor...
Tees Valley Mayor March 8, 2019

Tees Valley Mayor Praises Local Energy Firm

Mayor Ben Houchen has praised the ambitions of a Tees Valley-based...
Tees Valley Mayor February 26, 2019

Mayor Hails Success Of Tees Valley Manufacturing Firm

A Tees Valley precision machining company has welcomed Mayor Ben Houchen,...
Tees Valley Mayor February 21, 2019

Mayor Visits Successful Tees Valley Family Opticians

Mayor Ben Houchen has applauded the good work of an award-winning...
Tees Valley Mayor February 19, 2019

Engineering The Future After Scooping Apprentice Of The Year

A rising star quickly coming up through the ranks in civil...
Tees Valley Mayor January 30, 2019

‘Invest At Teesside Airport’ – Mayor’s Pitch At Major Offshore Wind Conference

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen today (January 30) met senior offshore...
Tees Valley Mayor January 11, 2019

New Apprenticeships On Offer As Mayor Opens Travel Agency In College

Mayor Ben Houchen visited Stockton Riverside College today (January 10) to...
Tees Valley Mayor December 13, 2018

Tees Valley In “Pole Position To Be UK’s Clean Growth Capital”

Tees Valley could become a world leader in clean growth following...
Tees Valley Mayor December 4, 2018

Mayor agrees terms to buy airport and 819 acres of surrounding land

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen and Peel Airports have today (4...
Tees Valley Mayor November 28, 2018

“We’re Ready To Deliver!” Tees Valley Mayor Welcomes “Nationally Significant” Multi-Billion Pound Energy Project

The development of a world-first multi-billion pound energy project on Teesside...
Tees Valley Mayor November 19, 2018

Mayor Visits Tees Valley Conveyor Belting Firm

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has pledged his support to a...
Tees Valley Mayor November 15, 2018

Tees Valley Mayor Opens New Quorn Facility

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today opened an expansion to...
Tees Valley Mayor November 9, 2018

Mayor Joins Age UK Teesside To Launch “March Against Loneliness” Campaign

Mayor Ben Houchen has visited a charity which supports older people...
Tees Valley Mayor November 1, 2018

Mayor Opens New Office For Firm Of Financial Advisors

Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed news that a Tees Valley financial...
Tees Valley Mayor October 29, 2018

Tees Valley Mayor: “First step to a Free Zone” as UK’s-first “Special Economic Area” announced on South Tees Site

A new Special Economic Area (SEA) will soon be established over...
Tees Valley Mayor October 23, 2018

Mayors Join Forces Urging Government To Fund Regional Priorities Post-Brexit

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today joined forces with his...
Tees Valley Mayor October 11, 2018

Mayor Houchen Visits Tees Valley Company to Assist in Moving Forward in Business

Young civil engineering company, Lynas Engineers, recently received a visit from...
Tees Valley Mayor October 5, 2018

Mayor Launches £40million District Heating Project In A Bid To Save Hospital Money On Energy Bills

A project that will see public sector buildings kept warm by...
Tees Valley Mayor September 25, 2018

Ice Cream Supplier To The Stars Gets Mayoral Visit

A local specialist ice cream and gelato producer has been visited...
Tees Valley Mayor September 19, 2018

Mayor Visits Shipbuilder That’s Expanded Into The Tees Valley

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has visited a shipbuilder who has...
Tees Valley Mayor September 13, 2018

Mayor blocks plans for “cack-handed” Transpennine Express timetable changes

Mayor Ben Houchen today (September 13) blocked plans by TransPennine Express...
Tees Valley Mayor August 31, 2018

“Treasury Charm Offensive” Ramps Up With Ministerial Visit to Development Corporation Site

A senior Treasury minister responsible for economic growth in Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Mayor August 29, 2018

Mayor Trains With Junior Rugby League Team to Mark Bid Milestone

To mark Tees Valley’s bid to host Rugby League World Cup...
Tees Valley Mayor August 28, 2018

Mayor Visits Tech Centre Awarded £107million Government Boost

Mayor Ben Houchen has toured a Teesside science and technology innovation...
Tees Valley Mayor August 21, 2018

Mayor Visits Cancer Charity In £300,000 Fundraising Drive

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has backed a Hartlepool cancer charity...
Tees Valley Mayor August 14, 2018

Mayor Hails Record Low For North-East Unemployment

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today welcomed figures that show...
Tees Valley Mayor July 23, 2018

Mayor Hails £107million Cash Injection for North East-Based Innovation Centre

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has today welcomed the news that...
Tees Valley Mayor July 4, 2018

Mayor praises Tees Valley firms at region’s biggest business event

Mayor Ben Houchen has applauded the achievements of the region’s companies...
Tees Valley Mayor June 22, 2018

Major Firms Highlight MultiMillion-Pound Opportunities For Tees Valley Businesses

Tees Valley businesses will hear first-hand of multimillion-pound supply chain opportunities...
Tees Valley Mayor June 21, 2018

Tees Valley Mayor opens £3m offshore wind facility at Port Clarence Offshore Base

NEWS RELEASE: ISSUED ON BEHALF OF WILTON ENGINEERING Wilton Group has...
Tees Valley Mayor June 19, 2018

Mayor Presses Government for Post-Brexit Funding

CALL TO FURTHER DEVOLVE SHARED PROSPERITY FUND CASH PUSH FOR FREE...
Tees Valley Mayor June 13, 2018

Ben Houchen Joins Metro Mayors to Call for Skills Funding Devolution

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen met his counterparts from across the...
Tees Valley Mayor May 25, 2018

Mayor Meets Korean Bosses Behind Teesside’s £650Million Power Plant

Mayor Ben Houchen has met leading business chiefs in South Korea...
Tees Valley Mayor May 22, 2018

Mayor Visits Major Japanese Firms On Landmark Trade Mission

Major Japanese investors in Tees Valley praised by the Mayor More...
Tees Valley Mayor May 19, 2018

Tees Valley Mayor Begins Far East Trade Mission

Delegation to head to Thailand to progress talks with Thai banks...
Tees Valley Mayor May 17, 2018

Mayor Presses Transport Secretary To Transform Darlington Station

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen today pushed the case for a...
Tees Valley Mayor May 11, 2018

Tees Valley Mayor Announces ‘Advanced’ Airport Talks To Mark One Year Anniversary

Non-disclosure agreements signed over future of Durham Tees Valley Airport Mayor...
Tees Valley Mayor February 14, 2018

Mayor Joins Launch of Research Facility Backed By £17.5 Million Combined Authority Funding

Mayor Ben Houchen has joined Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry to...
Tees Valley Mayor December 21, 2017

Mayor Welcomes £10Million Investment In Local Projects

A total of £10million had been paid out this month on...
Tees Valley Mayor

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 Mayor December 12, 2017

Mayor Presents Bold Proposal For Darlington Station

The Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen presented an ambitious case to...
Tees Valley Mayor October 23, 2017

Tees Valley To Lead Future Planning For Chemical Industry Growth

The Northern Powerhouse Chemicals and Process Consortium, led by Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Mayor October 19, 2017

Mayor Welcomes £8 Million for Tees Valley Roads

£3.3 million for A66 – Darlington Central Park £2.95 million for...
Tees Valley Mayor October 16, 2017

Mayor Sees Teesside Skills In Action At Middlesbrough College

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has visited Middlesbrough College to see...
Tees Valley Mayor October 12, 2017

Mayor Welcomes Government’s £20 Million Commitment To Carbon Capture And Storage

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed a commitment by the...
Tees Valley Mayor October 2, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Engages With Yarm Students

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen visited Yarm School to engage with...
Tees Valley Mayor September 14, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Launches Campaign to Secure Protected Status for Teesside’s World Famous Parmo

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has launched a campaign to secure...
Tees Valley Mayor September 12, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Dives Into TWI Training Centre

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen dropped in to The Welding Institute...
Tees Valley Mayor September 7, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Visits Leading Railway Heritage and Restoration Project

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has toured Darlington locomotive works, which...
Tees Valley Mayor September 5, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Welcomes Funding To Support Young People

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed the announcement that Tees...
Tees Valley Mayor

Tees Valley Mayor Meets with Chancellor to Discuss Northern Powerhouse

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen yesterday held a ‘very productive’ meeting...
Tees Valley Mayor August 17, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Calls on Transport Minister to Bring Forward A19 Upgrade

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen is calling on the Government to...
Tees Valley Mayor August 14, 2017

A Message from the Tees Valley Mayor: 100 days in office

1300 new private sector jobs secured £240 million of private sector...
Tees Valley Mayor August 1, 2017

Mayor Launches £7.5 Million Routes To Work Scheme

The Tees Valley has secured £6 million of additional devolved funding...
Tees Valley Mayor July 25, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Tours Materials Processing Institute

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY MPI Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has...
Tees Valley Mayor July 18, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Praises British Steel During Skinningrove Visit

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has visited British Steel Special Profiles...
Tees Valley Mayor July 11, 2017

Mayor Launches Ambitious Plans to Transform Road Network

The Tees Valley Mayor has today launched plans to significantly improve...
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 Mayor July 4, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Hails Growing Biotechnology Sector

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has visited a cutting-edge research and...
Tees Valley Mayor June 29, 2017

New Aviation Minister Meets Mayor To Discuss Airport Ambitions

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen today (29th June) met with the...
Tees Valley Mayor June 28, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Welcomes Significant Increase in Arts Council Funding

It was announced today (June 27) Tees Valley has secured nearly...
Tees Valley Mayor June 27, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Praises AV Dawson During Site Visit

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen visited an historic family Middlesbrough business,...
Tees Valley Mayor June 20, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Visits Cummins in Darlington

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has undertaken a fact-finding tour of...
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 Mayor June 12, 2017

Mayoral Visit to Dynamic Hartlepool Cable Company

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has visited a high performance offshore...
Tees Valley Mayor June 4, 2017

Statement from Mayor Houchen following the abhorrent attacks in London

Reacting to the barbaric incidents in London last night, Tees Valley...
Tees Valley Mayor May 31, 2017

Combined Authority Announces New Appointments to Strengthen Partnership Working

Following his election as the first Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen...
Tees Valley Mayor May 30, 2017

Ahead of Britain’s Got Talent’s Semi-Final, Mayor Houchen wishes Teesside Duo Good luck

Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen, said:  “Grace and Ali are a...
Tees Valley Mayor

Mayor Launches Initiative To Accelerate Land Development

Mayor Ben Houchen today chaired the first meeting of the Tees...
Tees Valley Mayor May 25, 2017

Mr Houchen’s letter to the Mayor of Greater Manchester regarding the Manchester Arena attack

Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor has sent the below letter to...
Tees Valley Mayor May 23, 2017

Mayor, Ben Houchen, expresses sympathy and solidarity following the terrible terrorist relating events in Manchester

Mr Houchen said: “I want to express my sympathy, condolences and...
Tees Valley Mayor May 17, 2017

Tees Valley Mayor Meets Durham Tees Valley Airport Owners For The First Time

The Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen, has met Robert Hough, the...
Tees Valley Mayor April 27, 2017

One Week to go Until Important Mayoral Vote

Residents of the Tees Valley are being urged to seize TWO...
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 Mayor February 15, 2017

Tees Valley Publishes Working Arrangements For The New Mayor

The Tees Valley Combined Authority has today published details of how...