Roadworks in the borough over the next week.

DOCKSIDE ROAD / SMITHS DOCK ROAD, SOUTH BANK Major works will be in operation on 2nd February 2019 for up to 6 months for service diversions and construction of new roundabout. Works to be carried out by Hall Construction Services Ltd (Enquiries: 01740650500 or 07970 497873)   BROADWAY, GRANGETOWN A temporary lane closure will be in operation on the 1stMay 2019 for 3 weeks to install new electrical cable. Works to be carried out by O’Connor’s on behalf Northern Powergrid enquiries: 07799658660   NORMANBY ROAD, ORMESBY Two-way temporary traffic signals will be in operation from 23rd April 2019 for up to 4 weeks to install a new electricity main and transfer supplies. Works to be carried out by Freedom on behalf Northern Powergrid (In case of signals … Continue reading Roadworks in the borough over the next week.

Failing school to be taken over by Outwood as unions launch ‘no confidence’ ballot in former leadership – Teesside Live

The struggling school will be transferred to Outwood as its current sponsor, AET, faces a ‘no confidence’ vote from unions— Read on http://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/failing-school-taken-over-outwood-16228577 This is one of the last achievements of the Labour Council I was proud to be a Cabinet member in. I am sure that, had we not fought so hard for a better future for this school, it would still be in the hands of the discredited and cynical Academies Enterprise Trust (AET). Sue Jeffrey and I met with AET but nothing changed. Eventually we got a meeting with the Regional Schools Commissioner, but nothing changed. Finally … Continue reading Failing school to be taken over by Outwood as unions launch ‘no confidence’ ballot in former leadership – Teesside Live