Hartlepool Borough Council

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New Mayor looking forward to year ahead

Published on Thursday 28th May 2015

HARTLEPOOL’S new Ceremonial Mayor is looking forward to her Civic year ahead and has promised to do her best representing the town as its first citizen.

GO TRI heads to Hartlepool

Published on Friday 29th May 2015

FITNESS fanatics seeking a new challenge will soon be able to try out something different thanks to a series of events taking place in Hartlepool.

Final day at the office for chief executive

Published on Friday 29th May 2015

HARTLEPOOL Council’s Chief Executive Dave Stubbs said farewell today (29 May) to colleagues as his 44-year career in local government came to a close.

Mayor signs off by smashing fundraising record

Published on Thursday 28th May 2015

COUNCILLOR Stephen Akers-Belcher came to the end of his term as Hartlepool’s Ceremonial Mayor today and thanked everyone who has helped him raise over £118,000 for local good causes.

Free touch rugby sessions

Published on Thursday 28th May 2015

HARTLEPOOL Borough Council is joining forces with one of the town’s rugby clubs to encourage more people to take up the game.

Technology grants up for grabs

Published on Thursday 28th May 2015

VOLUNTARY and community organisations in Hartlepool are being invited to apply for grants to help improve people’s information technology (IT) and computer skills.

Sports project seeks volunteers

Published on Thursday 28th May 2015

VOLUNTEERS are being urged to come forward and support a National Lottery-funded project to get more Hartlepool people active.

Summerhill to hold car boot sale

Published on Wednesday 27th May 2015

A HARTLEPOOL country park is holding a car boot sale this weekend.

Sporting fun is child’s play!

Published on Wednesday 27th May 2015

A LEISURE centre in Hartlepool is offering a wide range of fun activities to help introduce children to sport.

Barbecue safety – a chilling reminder!

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

WARMER weather is hopefully not too far away which has prompted Hartlepool Council’s trading standards officers to warn people of the dangers of using disposable barbecues.

Sign up for cycle challenge, companies urged

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

COMPANIES in Hartlepool are being urged to encourage more employees to get on their bikes by signing up for a new cycling challenge.

Pilates for beginners

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

A NEW six-week pilates course for beginners is set to take place at a country park in Hartlepool.

Popular dance sessions to continue

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

A WEEKLY dance event for the over 50s in Hartlepool has proved such a success in its six-week pilot that it’s being continued.

Council receives responses to ambulance questions

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

HARTLEPOOL Councillors have received additional information from the North East Ambulance Service following the Trust’s most recent Quality Account.

Council receives responses to health questions

Published on Tuesday 26th May 2015

HARTLEPOOL Councillors have received responses to a number of questions they asked Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust.

Come and design your own work of art

Published on Friday 22nd May 2015

YOUNG people are invited to create their own work of art to take home at a free workshop at Hartlepool Art Gallery in Church Square on Wednesday 27th May.

Swim your way to fitness!

Published on Friday 22nd May 2015

ADULTS wishing to get in better shape are being urged to sign up for special Swim Fit sessions at a Hartlepool leisure centre.

WORK GETS UNDERWAY ON NEW HARTLEPOOL HOMES FOR OVER 55s

Published on Friday 22nd May 2015

BUILDING work is underway in Hartlepool on a development of new affordable rental homes for the over 55s.

No change to refuse/recycling collections

Published on Friday 22nd May 2015

THERE will be no change to refuse/recycling collections following the Bank Holiday (Monday, May 25), Hartlepool residents are reminded.

Stay safe at the seaside

Published on Thursday 21st May 2015

HARTLEPOOL’S lifeguards are reminding people of some important advice to help them have a safe time at the seaside.

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