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Since our creation in April 2016 we have supported the creation of over 8,000 new jobs

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A record of delivery on jobs and investment

Together we are investing your money – taxpayers’ money – so we can build that high growth, high wage, low welfare economy we desperately need. But this shouldn’t be some impossible dream. Just look at our record of delivery on investment.

  • £183,000 for Central Park infrastructure improvements in Darlington
  • £8.3million for the new Cleveland College of Art and Design campus in Hartlepool
  • £3.2million for Salters Lane Ingenium Parc in Darlington
  • £17.5million for the new National Horizons Centre in Darlington
  • £7.6million for a new dock bridge in Middlehaven, unlocking brownfield land for development
  • £7.6million for the new Tees Advanced Manufacturing Park in Middlesbrough
  • £370,000 for the Rail Heritage Quarter in Darlington
  • £250,000 for the new Snow Centre in Middlesbrough
  • £6.3million for the Kirkleatham Catering Academy in Redcar
  • £300,000 for infrastructure improvements between Offshore Structures Britain and Wilton Engineering in Redcar
  • £830,000 for NETA skills centre refurbishment
  • £9.7million for the CPI Healthcare Futures Centre
  • £2.5million for A689 Wynyard improvements
  • £1million for South Bank Wharf roundabout
  • £1million for the Billingham bio-pharmaceutical campus
  • £3.2million for Feethams grade-A office space in Darlington
  • £3million for the new open-access technology centre for MPI
  • £100,000 to kick start plans for Boho Next Generation
  • Launched a £8.3million Sustainable Access to Employment programme
  • Established a £7.5million Routes to Work programme to support 2,500 disadvantaged people back into employment
  • Launched a £1.3million Apprenticeship Fund
  • £200million investment deal with the Teesside Pension Fund to support local projects
  • £12.8million secured from the Housing Infrastructure Fund for two schemes unlocking 3,350 homes in Darlington and Stockton