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REDUNDANT: Cllr Brian Dennis, who was a production supervisor on the continuous casting plant, received his redundancy notice before the meeting. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH.

SSI: Council determined to save the steel industry

TRUE GRAFTER: Paul Middleton is in the running for the title of UK Worker of the Year.

Railway man Paul could be Britain's top worker

PILOT SCHEME: Dr Teik Goh, the scheme’s clinical director and a Guisborough GP.

Pilot scheme for out-of-hours GP services

HOMOPHOBIC: Man loses tooth following homophobic assault in Redcar

Man assaulted during homophobic hate crime

FOOD: Community shop opens for business to help struggling Redcar families. Picture: for illustrative purposes only.

Innovative food support project for struggling families

TALKS: Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell and Shadow Business Secretary Angela Eagle arrive in Redcar to meet steelworkers alongside Redcar MP Anna Turley, right	Picture: STUART BOULTON

Talks continue to keep SSI coke works' flame alive

Redcar coke ovens rescuer will wind down operations "with immediate effect" unless deal is struck

Redcar coke ovens rescuer will wind down operations "with immediate effect" unless deal is struck

CELEBRATION: Tracy O’Neill, director of customer services at Coast & Country, and Kaye Rideout, manager of Re:Furnish, celebrate its first birthday with volunteers and staff

ReFurnish celebrates its first birthday in business

Government 'will not put a single pound' of taxpayers' cash into keeping Redcar ovens going, says minister

Government 'will not put a single pound' into keeping SSI ovens going, says Minister

TROPHY WINNER: Peter Fahey, owner of Return of the Mak, receives his trophy from Redcar MP Anna Turley Picture: Sarah Caldecott

Redcar racecourse backs Teesside's steelworkers

WANTED MAN: Adam Ripley

Police try to track down violent man, Adam Ripley, who is wanted by prison authorities


Burglars attack shops, clubs and homes across Redcar over the course of a week

SSI place Redcar steelworks into liquidation

SSI puts Redcar steelworks into liquidation

WARNING: Left, Councillor Sue Jeffrey, leader of Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council. Right, Middlesbrough MP Andy McDonald

Council leader's warning over SSI UK's £10.7m of unpaid business rates

SSI president Win Viriyaprapaikit

Power struggle for future of Teesside steel as Thai banks step in

WORRIES: MP Andy McDonald has warned of the environmental impact if SSI's Redcar site is allowed to fall into disrepair		Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Environmental risk warning if SSI site is not maintained, says MP

SSI: Redcar High Street. Picture: STUART BOULTON

Anger and dismay as time is called on Redcar's steelworks

FLOWRIDER: Cash from Sport England aims to get people fit and active

Funding granted to get people from poorer communities living an active life

Reaction: SSI put Redcar steelworks into liquidation

Reaction: SSI put Redcar steelworks into liquidation

Redcar steelworks

Exclusive: Eleventh-hour bid to rescue Redcar steelworks from collapse

BIKE INSPIRATION: Britain's Chris Froome in the Tour de France

Tour de France inspires guided rides

CASE: Teesside Crown Court

Judge warns thief not to let him down after he admits handling stolen goods

Steelworkers and their families hold a torch-lit vigil on Redcar seafront after production was "paused" at SSI

Redcar racecourse to hold Save Our Steel race in support of the town's steelworkers

MURDERED: Shane Tunney

Shane Tunney: Two teenagers released without charge

WATER POLLUTION: Evidence of polluted water being discharged from the Cross Keys at Guisborough

See which pub has been fined £150,000 for discharging sewage into a stream

SOS: Protests by Redcar seafront over the proposed closure of the SSI steel plant in the town. Redcar MP Anna Turley speaks at the gathering. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

Punters answering steelworkers' SOS call can get free entry to racecourse

FOSSIL LEGEND: Carol Robinson, from Seamer, with an ammonite and Jasper, a Western Hognose snake

Life of forgotten Dinosaur Coast 'genius' to be celebrated

PLEA: The open letter to David Cameron calls for more finance to bring Redcar steelworks 'back from the dead'

Woman pens passionate open letter pleading for David Cameron to bring Redcar steelworks 'back from the dead'

SSI: SSI steelworks from the Redcar Beacon. Picture: STUART BOULTON

SSI: What does the future hold for Redcar as thousands of steelworkers face losing their jobs?

Steelworkers and their families gathered for a torch-lit vigil on Redcar seafront after news that production at SSI was being "paused".

SSI: What is mothballing and what does it mean for the future of steelmaking on Teesside?

STEEL BLOW: A worker at the SSI Redcar Ironworks on the day steelmaking was suspend on Teesside. Picture: TOM BANKS

Letters: Steel crisis special

Steelworkers and their families gather on Redcar seafront for a torch-lit vigil after the announcement that SSI was to "pause" production at its Redcar plant

SSI: "A way of life with steel at its core" says steelworker's son Peter Barron

Dorman Long's South Bank ironworks pictured in the Thirties

SSI: From the Cleveland Hills to India - the story of 165 years of iron and steelmaking on Teesside

Reaction: Light goes out on Teesside steelmaking as SSI mothball Redcar plant

SSI: Reaction as light goes out on Teesside steelmaking as SSI mothball Redcar plant

CYCLING: People urged to get on their bikes and get fit

Get on your bike - is the message from council health team

PAY DEAL: Steelworkers will be paid their wages today, SSI has confirmed.

SSI confirms Tees steelworkers will be paid today

Save Our Steel: Supporters gather in Redcar this evening Picture: Chris Booth

Save Our Steel: More than 2,000 gather for steel vigil in Redcar

INCIDENT SCENE: The junction of Marton Road and Stamford Street. Picture: Google Street View

Blind man thrown to ground and robbed in early morning attack

MAULED: A Staffordshire Bull Terrier. For illustrative purposes only.

Man attacked by Staffordshire Bull Terrier as he played football

IN THE SADDLE: Nicki Armstrong and Karen Watson provide support to Ben Harland during his ride Picture: KEITH TAYLOR

Building society employee gets in the saddle to raise money for hospice

At tonight's rally on the Redcar sea shore local community spirits blazed brightly, but a rescue deal is needed or the fires will go out

SSI fires burn low but hopes rise for pay deal

The Treasury is in talks with SSI which could mean steel workers' salaries will be paid on time

Save Our Steel: Last ditch pay deal not confirmed - talks ongoing

Thief steals handbag from ill woman who had collapsed near bus stop

Thief steals handbag from ill woman who had collapsed near bus stop

BORO BACKING: Middlesbrough's Red Faction show their support for steelworkers at the Riverside in the cup tie against Wolves

Save Our Steel: Let the coke ovens die and it's over for Teesside steelworks, warns union

STEEL DEAL: SSI's bid to defer debt payments is likely to be rejected, according to reports in Thailand. Picture: TOM BANKS.

Save Our Steel: Banks to reject SSI debt plea, as Redcar steel plant seeks new owner

Win Viriyaprapaikit, SSI group chief executive and president, told a news conference in Bangkok that options under consideration include selling its assets on Teesside.

Save Our Steel: SSI considers sale of Redcar plant after suspending production amid cash flow problems

GRANTS: Stephen Carey (TVU growth hub SME adviser), Mike Baker (BE Group project adviser), Gillian Baker (TVU growth hub SMEadviser), and Neil Kenley (TVU director of business investment) urging companies to apply for a share of the Tees Valley Business I

Funding boost available for businesses across the Tees Valley

SAIL AWAY: Harry Wilmot and the pupils from Kirkleatham School in Redcar

Youngsters sail to Scotland on charity trip

STEEL BLOW: SSI shares have fallen 44 per cent in the past three months. Picture: TOM BANKS.

Save Our Steel: SSI shares suspended as banks protect themselves from troubled steel firm

WORRIES: Dark clouds hover over the SSI site in Redcar. Picture: TOM BANKS

Save Our Steel: Steelworker's wife launches bid to save SSI

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