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North East unemployment rate at historic low

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed the release of the latest job figures that show unemployment in the North East has remained at its lowest level in decades.

Tees valley skills and STEM event hailed as success

The seventh Tees Valley Skills and STEM Event has been hailed as a success, after 1,500 young people got involved to learn about employment, education and skills opportunities available in the region. 

Tees Valley sets out road to bus franchising

Tees Valley Mayor, Ben Houchen, has today committed to a “thorough investigation” into whether “London-style” franchising is the best option for Tees Valley’s bus network.