It might not look like much at the mo but this page is the starting space for a bold new citizen media project for Middlesbrough. WE ARE BORO brings together diversity, fresh perspectives, a dedication to grassroots community work and freedom to point to radical opportunities for our town. Stay tuned as this page evolves and grows in content. Look out for opportunities to share your views and imagine an even better Middlesbrough.

Recent Articles

Building a Community

In this candid piece, Scarlet critiques recent decisions around town planning and offers an alternative path.

Alley scheme brings community together

After recent work, Josh catches up with Andy to talk about the impact of recent alley greening schemes in Middlesbrough

Three point plan for "smashing the league"

Sam Fletcher gives us his take on MFC’s return to the Championship, and what could make or break our season.

Spring Into Action snapshot

Take a look at the actions making up our collaborative initiative in March. Have you ever wondered about doing up an alley or green patch in your neighbourhood?

Mama Mates

Lucy Cuzzocrea gives us a quick intro to Mama Mates, the parents support network she passionately advocates for.

Mama Mates

Lucy Cuzzocrea gives us a quick intro to Mama Mates, the parents support network she passionately advocates for.

Building a community

In this candid piece, Scarlet critiques recent decisions around town planning and offers an alternative path.

Alley scheme brings community together

After a sixty minute makeover, Josh catches up with Andy to talk about the impact of recent alley greening schemes in Middlesbrough

SpotlightOn: Teesside Socialist Clothing Bank

Teesside Socialist Clothing Bank is a new project in Middlesbrough, helping to bring support and connection to people struggling to afford the basics. Sat 14th March, 1-3pm, Newport Hub. Show your support

SpotlightOn: Synergy networking event

Calling all ordinary radicals! Synergy is hosting a networking event for those who love Middlesbrough and strive to make it a better place. Come meet others and see what could bubble out of this space to engage with each other.

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