CREATURE COMFORTS FOR ANIMAL LOVERS IN FEB HALF TERM!
Animal lovers are in for a real treat this February half term at the Dorman Museum with a host of family-friendly, animal-themed events available throughout the week.
Fans of the virtual reality (VR) ride from Christmas will be thrilled that it is making a welcome return with a brand new theme.
The VR Jungle Ride will fly riders over a jungle river to look for magical crystals to save the day! Tickets for the ride are £4 per person or £14 for a group of four.
For those who prefer a slower pace, children aged five to 11 can join the Yoga Explorers Amazing Animals special with Yoga Emma.
HUNDREDS MORE CENTRE SQUARE JOBS WHEN NEW BUILDING COMPLETE.
Work has started on a multi-million pound office building which will bring hundreds more jobs into Middlesbrough's Centre Square.
AXA UK will transfer its 450 Teesside staff there when it is ready next year. The building - 40,000 sq ft of Grade A office space over four floors - is the next phase of the landmark office development, led by developer Ashall Projects, which has already seen other high-profile companies re-locate into the heart of the town.
MUSINC TALENT SHOWCASE BACK ON AFTER XMAS CANCELLATION
A showcase of young musical talent is set to bring the house down at Middlesbrough Town Hall this week.
The MUSINC Showcase was due to wow the musicians' friends and families but was cancelled following a temporary closure of the civic buildings complex in mid-December.
The showcase is an annual MUSINC tradition, and brings together participants across all of its projects so that they get the chance to present their hard work over the year.
The rescheduled event will now take place at the Middlesbrough Town Hall on Tuesday, February 15 from 6pm to 8.30pm.
A foodbank is the latest in a long line of good causes to sign up to a local lottery.
Middlesbrough Foodbank has signed up to the Middlesbrough Lottery - a weekly lottery which supports good causes, charities, community groups and sports groups based in the town.
Almost 50 causes, charities, community groups and sports clubs based in Middlesbrough have now signed up to the Middlesbrough Lottery, which is due to celebrate its six-month anniversary in early March.