Tees Valley chosen as Rugby League World Cup 2021 host venue

Tees Valley has been confirmed as one of the host venues for the Rugby League World Cup 2021, it was announced today.

It will host part of the major international competition for the World Cup in autumn 2021, following a successful bid led by the Tees Valley Combined Authority.

£588million investment plan to transform the Tees Valley approved

·         £588million of spending committed to transform the region’s economy and unlock its growth potential over ten years

·         Investment plan aims to create 16,875 new jobs and an additional £1.48billion economic output for the region