The leaders of the five Teesside councils
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Teesside councils launch plan for combined authority

Five Teesside councils have announced plans to form a combined authority.

Middlesbrough, Hartlepool, Redcar and Cleveland, Stockton and Darlington councils believe a new body could boost job-creation and investment.

Critics said dividing the region up could mean all areas will lose out.

  • 13 Nov 2014