Monthly Archives: September 2011

Pigeon plight in Skinningrove

Every Saturday, pigeon fanciers from all over the country release thousands of birds on short haul races. On any Saturday and depending on wind conditions, as many as 60,000 pigeons can pass over the coastal village of Skinningrove. Unfortunately this … Continue reading

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Sophie’s a star with solar system design

LITTLE Sophie Atkinson has proved to be a real ray of sunshine – by using her creative skills to help her school harness solar power. New solar panels have been installed on the roof at Lockwood Primary School, in Boosbeck, … Continue reading

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Dodge races away with Europro tour title at the Integral Collection Classic at Hunley Golf Club Brotton

Dodge Kemmer became the first American to win on the PGA EuroPro Tour after he powered to victory in the Integral Collection Classic. California-based Kemmer, 24, won the event, the penultimate one of the season, as he finished five shots … Continue reading

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Boundary Commission Changes : what does this mean to me?

By J.Anderson Following legislation passed by Liberal Democrats and Tories, the Boundary Commission have proposed hundreds of changes to Parliamentary constituencies. This will affect the way MPs represent us, and the areas they represent. Redcar & Cleveland currently contains two … Continue reading

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East Cleveland sweep Northumbria in Bloom awards…

Stanghow best small village and the top best overall trophy Moorsholm best medium village Lingdale best large village Saltburn best coastal resort. New Marske Silver best small town Redcar bronze in best coastal resort Congratulations to everybody involved. Read full … Continue reading

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Mike Findley MND Fund raised a magnificent £95,576.53

Thursday 15th September marks the six anniversary of ‘The Mike Findley MND Fund’ which to date has raised a magnificent £95,576.53. Mike said: “I am overwhelmed by the support of so many people who have helped raise such a tremendous amount of … Continue reading

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Marske golf professional Michael Skelton sparks possible comeback at Europro Tournament

Golf professional Michael Skelton is taking advantage of a few practice rounds in preparationfor his return to competition in the Integral Collection Classic at Hunley Golf Club next week (Sept 14-16). The 27-year-old, from Marske, East Cleveland, developed his love … Continue reading

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A 2000 signature petition helps reinstate vital local bus service

 Bus service 751/752 reinstatement Highways & Transport Cabinet member Helen McLuckie has announced today that the East Cleveland 751/752 service is to be part-reinstated. The reduced service is integrated with the school bus service and available from around 9-45 to … Continue reading

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Save Our Strays: Events

 EVENTS Sat 10/09/11   We are holding a Fun Dog show at Margrove Park Village from 10 – 3pm. There will be refreshments, home made Pie & Peas, cakes, tea & coffee. We will be holding a Doggie Prize tombola, books, … Continue reading

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Demand for speed limit extension: A local councillor is demanding that the 30mph zone is extended

A local councillor is demanding that the 30mph zone is extended to give vehicles more opportunity to slow down before entering an East Cleveland village. Councillor Steve Kay, who represents Moorsholm on Redcar & Cleveland Council, says that he often … Continue reading

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