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374 years ago today….(16 January 1643)

…at the Battle of Guisborough a small force of Parliamentarians under Sir Hugh Cholmley of Scarborough and Whitby, following a march over the North York Moors from Malton, defeated the Royalist forces of Hemlington-based Guilford Slingsby. Nearly 1000 men slogged it out in the fields, hedgerows and ditches to the Read more…

By Guest, ago
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Tees Transporter Bridge Visitor Experience – Teesside University Boost Placement Blog

During Summer 2015, Laura Forbes worked alongside Middlesbrough Council staff in the day-to-day running of Teesside’s iconic Tees Transporter Bridge as part of the Teesside University Summer BOOST Programme.  Here Laura recalls her time on the HLF-supported Tees Transporter Bridge Visitor Experience Project… Throughout my time at the Tees Transporter Read more…

By Tosh Warwick, ago