Statement on emergency meeting over the future of British Steel

Please see below for a joint statement from Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen and Tees Valley’s MPs and Council Leaders on the emergency meeting to agree a joint plan of action covering all scenarios following the announcement that British Steel had entered liquidation.

Major pharma conference comes to the Tees Valley

Tees Valley has for the first time today (16 May) played host to leading national pharmaceutical conference. The Bionow Pharma Manufacturing Conference is a one-day event exploring the challenges and enablers in the sector across the North.

SSI compulsory purchase to commence this month

The Tees Valley Mayor and Combined Authority have today (March 15) approved the move to make a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) to secure the remaining 870 acres of land at the former SSI Steelworks.