Details revealed of £2m investment at Wilton Centre

Details have been revealed of a major investment programme at Wilton Centre – the home of business and science on Teesside. Nearly £2m is being spent on a new reception, entrance area and main restaurant at the 75-acre site near Redcar. There will also be another new restaurant and collaboration space near the Technical Development…

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Go ahead for next stage of flagship development, with jobs waiting

The next phase of Centre Square – Middlesbrough’s flagship office development – has been given the go ahead amid news that hundreds of jobs could be coming to the new building. Members of Middlesbrough Council’s Planning and Development Committee unanimously approved plans to build a four-storey 40,000 sq ft Grade A office building – Six…

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Deadline set for offers for historic Middlesbrough college site

Potential buyers of an historic Middlesbrough college site are being asked to submit their best and final offers. The Northern School of Art (formerly Cleveland College of Art & Design) in Green Lane, Linthorpe will relocate later this year when students and staff move to a new three-storey £14.5m campus opposite the BBC studios and…

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First anniversary for business which provided lockdown lifeline

A family business, which was launched three weeks before the first lockdown, has survived through sheer hard work and the use of social media. Father and son Colin and Craig Mackenzie bought Danny’s Family Butchers in Middlesbrough’s Dundas Shopping Centre and Market this time last year after the owner Danny McCluskey decided to hang up…

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Plans unveiled to transform Middlesbrough town centre

Ashall Projects – the company behind the successful Centre Square office development – is putting forward new proposals which will dramatically transform Middlesbrough town centre. It has unveiled revised plans for three more office buildings, including one which will be seven-storeys high and has a floor space of more than 100,000 sq ft. This is…

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Modern building in stunning setting now available

One of the Tees Valley’s most desirable office locations is now available for new occupiers. Northshore One provides a modern working environment in a stunning setting on the north bank of the River Tees and also provides a great view of Roseberry Topping. The distinctive building, which was completed in 2015, has two wings over…

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On the move Teesside tanker company announces major investments

A Teesside company, which provides a unique service for businesses throughout the North East, has revealed details of two major investments. mini-TANKERS, based at Wilton Centre near Redcar, delivers fuel directly into equipment – such as generators and fork-lift trucks – operated by its customers. This just in time supply means its customers do not…

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Historic prime development site for sale in Middlesbrough

A historic Middlesbrough college, where scores of talented Teessiders started their journey to fame and fortune, is up for sale. The Northern School of Art (formerly Cleveland College of Art & Design) in Acklam will relocate later this year when students and staff move to a new three-storey £14.5m campus opposite the BBC studios and…

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Teesside team’s work results in production of 50 million face masks

A company has revealed how the work of its team on Teesside has resulted in the production of more than 50 million face shields to protect front line workers during the pandemic. DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) – a leading manufacturer of polyester films and coatings – also provided supplies of its clear plastic film to…

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Restaurant owner reveals reason for Middlesbrough move

The owner of Middlesbrough’s new Rio Brazilian Restaurant said he was determined to become part of the Centre Square success story. When the easing of COVID restrictions allow, the restaurant – part of a business which also includes the Tomahawk brand – will be the 13th opened by Howard Eggleston in just three years. Mr…

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