Teesside

A Tale of Two Unions - Industry and the EU

Jacob Young | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Jacob Young

The EU has done nothing to protect the jobs of the local lads lining the gate, the steel workers at SSI and the fisherman across our coast. It has undermined democracy and skirted accountability. I believe one of the most important rights in any society is the right to vote on who governs you (and for that vote to count).

Hooked on the Street - The Forgotten Women of Middlesbrough

Robin Pepper | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK
Robin Pepper

Kate is one of central Middlesbrough's drug addicted, street prostitutes who sells her body for as little as £15. Fellow journalist Jack Gaskarth and I met Kate when out researching one evening. We wanted to find out how and why these woman end up on the streets and explore this via documentary film.

A Sense of Deja Vu, Save Teesside Steel

Richard Batt | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK Politics
Richard Batt

Once again the Teesside Steelworks are on the verge of being shut down, putting 2,000 people out of work. SSI have paused steel production and staff h...

'My Children Were In Danger'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK

A British woman on trial in Indonesia for drug trafficking is expected to tell a court on Monday that she only became involved because "the lives of m...

Man Dies After Bolt Gun Incident

PA | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK

A man has died from head injuries after an incident with a stun gun at a cattle market, police have said. Officers were called to Darlington's auct...

Six-Year-Old Chokes To Death On Food At School

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A six-year-old girl has died after choking on a piece of food at her school. Chantelle Firth was rushed to hospital after the accident at Pentland ...