Stockton-on-Tees is a market town in North East England England. It is the major settlement in the unitary authority area and borough of Stockton-on-Tees. For ceremonial counties of England purposes, the borough is split between County Durham and North Yorkshire as it also incorporates a number of smaller towns including Billingham, Yarm and Thornaby. The combined size of the borough equates to approx 180,000 people and makes it larger than Middlesbrough in terms of population and area.

Why visit?

  • Stockton-on-Tees is home to a number of beautiful parks and gardens, including Preston Park, Ropner Park, and the Riverside Park. Take a leisurely stroll and enjoy the stunning views.
  • Take a trip on the Tees Valley Railway and enjoy the stunning views of the Tees Valley. The railway runs from Stockton-on-Tees to Middlesbrough, and is a great way to explore the area.
  • Stockton-on-Tees is home to a variety of historic buildings, including the Grade I listed St. Mary's Church, the Town Hall, and the Old Town Hall. Take a stroll through the town centre and explore the many shops, pubs, and restaurants.