Hartlepool Borough Council

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Council seeks to protect hospital site

Published on Monday 2nd March 2015

COUNCILLORS are stepping up their campaign to keep health services in Hartlepool by vowing to use the new Local Plan to protect the site of the town’s hospital.

Hartlepool to host National Festival of Illustration

Published on Monday 2nd March 2015

Throughout June 2015 Hartlepool will become the home of world-renowned illustrators, cartoonists and comic artists.

Elections reminder for Hartlepool

Published on Monday 2nd March 2015

VOTERS in Hartlepool are reminded that there will be both local and parliamentary elections on Thursday 7th May, as well as parish elections for the Greatham and Headland Parish Councils.

Northumberland trip was just the ticket

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

YOUNG people from Hartlepool have been broadening their horizons and learning skills for adulthood during a stay in Northumberland.

Summerhill Giving Nature A Home

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

VOLUNTEERS at Hartlepool’s Summerhill Country Park and Visitor Centre have presented some of their handmade bird boxes to local school children.

Council meetings for March

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council has announced its meetings schedule for March and is encouraging members of the public to hear the discussions and see how decisions are made.

Family Fun Day

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

EVENT aimed at helping to raise immunisation awareness.

Council seeks Police helicopter reassurance

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council is seeking a reassurance from Cleveland’s Police and Crime Commissioner that the decision to withdraw the Police helicopter base at Durham/Tees Valley Airport will not have a detrimental effect on policing services in the town.

Respect campaign takes action in Burn Valley

Published on Friday 27th February 2015

AN ONGOING campaign to ensure that neighbourhoods in Hartlepool take pride in their area is pressing on into its second year.

Library fun for World Book Day

Published on Thursday 26th February 2015

THURSDAY 5th March is World Book Day and Hartlepool Libraries are joining in the celebrations throughout the week.

Volunteers are the toast of the town

Published on Thursday 26th February 2015

VOLUNTEERS who between them have devoted almost 120 years to helping people in Hartlepool with physical or learning disabilities have been thanked in a special ceremony.

Further roadworks on main route in Hartlepool

Published on Thursday 26th February 2015

DRIVERS are being warned to watch out for more roadworks on one of the main routes out of Hartlepool.

Hartlepool school judged as “outstanding”

Published on Thursday 26th February 2015

Eldon Grove Academy in Hartlepool has been judged as “outstanding” following a visit from Government inspectors.

Free health checks for dogs

Published on Wednesday 25th February 2015

FREE health checks for dogs will soon be on offer again in Hartlepool when the PDSA’s PetCheck vehicle returns to town.

Help disabled youngsters discover the joys of sport

Published on Wednesday 25th February 2015

INDIVIDUALS and organisations in Hartlepool are being offered a special training course to help them take the first steps to organising sports and physical activities for disabled youngsters.

Dance fun for the over 50s

Published on Tuesday 24th February 2015

THERE’S a chance to learn some fancy footwork and get a bit fitter at a dance taster event for the over 50s in Hartlepool.

Have your say on the future shape of library services

Published on Tuesday 24th February 2015

PEOPLE in Hartlepool are being urged to take part in an important consultation to shape the future of Hartlepool’s libraries.

Airport seeks views from businesses

Published on Monday 23rd February 2015

As Durham Tees Valley Airport moves forward in its drive to maintain—and develop—services for the region’s business community it is seeking the views of local companies and their key decision makers.

Anti-social behaviour is focus of week-long campaign

Published on Monday 23rd February 2015

AROUND one thousand secondary school students in Hartlepool will come together this week with Council, emergency services and other key organisations at an event in the town that aims to raise schoolchildren’s awareness of anti-social behaviour and its consequences.

Rounders sessions

Published on Friday 20th February 2015

A NEW scheme is about to get underway in Hartlepool offering residents an opportunity to keep fit in a relaxed and sociable environment.

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