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Mayor welcomes Budget commitment to Teesside clean energy project

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed the announcement in the budget that Teesside will receive a share of £800m for a clean energy project that is set to bring thousands of jobs to the region, while also protecting thousands more in the industries that are vital to our economy.

Tees Valley Mayor responds to rescue of British Steel

Commenting on the rescue of British Steel, Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen said: “Today is a fantastic day for Teesside. Having worked flat out for nearly a year to secure a deal for British Steel I am pleased this day has finally come.