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England: see TeessideTeesside,
former county borough, NE England, at the mouth of the Tees River. Teesside was created in 1968 by the merger of the county borough of Middlesbrough; the municipal boroughs of Stockton-on-Tees, Thornaby-on-Tees, and Redcar (except for a very small part); most of the
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a city in Great Britain, in the county of Cleveland, near the mouth of the Tees River. Population, 162,500 (1974). Stockton-on-Tees is a transportation junction and seaport on the North Sea. The city’s industries include ferrous metallurgy and the production of industrial equipment and locomotives. There is a chemical complex east of the city in Billingham.


1. a former port and industrial centre in NE England, in Stockton-on-Tees unitary authority, Co. Durham, on the River Tees: famous for the Stockton-Darlington Railway (1825), the first passenger-carrying railway in the world; now mainly residential. Pop.: 80 060 (2001)
2. a unitary authority in NE England, in Co. Durham and North Yorkshire: created in 1996 from part of Cleveland county. Pop.: 186 300 (2003 est.). Area: 195 sq. km (75 sq. miles)
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Stockton-on-tees borough council is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced and cqc registered providers to deliver a package of care to an individual service user living in their own home in stockton-on-tees.
The draft plan sets out a vision for the future development of Stockton-on-Tees Borough in relation to housing, the economy, community facilities and infrastructure up to 2032.
NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wishes to engage with the wider market via a Request for Information (RFI) process, in order to potentially inform future service model development and/or commissioning intentions for the provision of Community Services for the Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees localities.
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust is looking for a General Practitioner partner to support their provision of an Integrated Urgent Care Service across Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees area.
Contract notice: Integrated Sexual Health Service across the boroughs of Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees.
Prior Information Notice: Request for information community adult speech and language therapy service (nhs hartlepool and stockton-on-tees ccg).
Despite savage Government cuts to the funding we receive to provide council services, we remain ambitious for Stockton-on-Tees and where there are opportunities to make one-off investments in the borough's future we will always look to capitalise on them.
Prior Information Notice: community paediatric speech and language therapy service (nhs hartlepool and stockton-on-tees ccg).
In 1854 LNR with several other railways became North Eastern Railway and the station returned to being known as Stockton-on-Tees until 1985 when British Rail renamed it Stockton.