New Project Funding

A new Families Matter Project funded through an £8,000 grant from Warburtons has just been awarded.  The project is to work with families in five community Hubs across Middlesbrough at Newport, North Ormesby, Easterside, Thorntree and Grove Hill.  The project will run at each hub with six family growing sessions and two cooking … Continue reading

MEC National Winners

NEA Community Action Award 2013 / 2014 – Middlesbrough Environment City is celebrating after their ‘Warmer Middlesbrough’ project, which tackles fuel poverty across the town, has received a national award. Middlesbrough Environment City is one of only 6 organisations across England and Wales that were successful in applying for the … Continue reading

MEC scoops national water efficiency award!

We’re pleased to announce that the ‘Save a Bucket load’ water conservation trial at Saltersgill allotments, a partnership project between Middlesbrough Environment City One Planet Middlesbrough project, Middlesbrough Council allotments team and Northumbrian Water, was awarded ‘Winner’ in the ‘Landscape and Gardening’ category at the Environment Agency and Waterwise Awards 2014 last … Continue reading