Our landscape is full of adventure and wonder

Tees Cottage Pumping Station

The aim of this project is to improve the understanding of the heritage of Tees Cottage Pumping Station as well as improving the accessibility of the site to a wide-range of visitors, such as schools and the general public.


Author: Tom Watson

Location: 501 Coniscliffe Rd,, Darlington

The Dorman Museum

The Dorman Museum is a purpose built museum located in Middlesbrough, adjacent to Albert Park.


Author: Tom Watson

The Transporter Bridge

The Transporter Bridge was built in 1911, making it the longest operating bridge of its kind in the world.


Author: Tom Watson


We have a range of opportunities for people of all ages and interests.

You could help to hold arts and crafts activities with our Community ActiviTees team; carry out research into local heritage with our Archaeology programme or get hands-on in helping to look after your local environment with Green ActiviTees.

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Our Projects

We operate nearly 20 great projects in the River Tees area that you can get involved with all year round. Our projects are a great way to rediscover the natural environment of the Tees Valley.

To learn more about each project, click below.

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Upcoming events

  • Tea Dance

    Join us at Growing Older Living in Darlington's annual Tea Dance! Read more

  • Barrage Bug Hunt

    We're going on a bug hunt with River Tees Rediscovered and the Canal and River Trust, it's a beautiful day and we're not scared! Read more

  • River Tees Activity Day

    A fantastic River Tees Rediscovered day of free family activities, quizzes, crafts and demonstrations from the Canal and River Trust, Tees Rivers Trust, Teesside Archives, the Tees Valley Wildlife Trust and the Environment Agency, hosted by Stockton Central Library. Read more

Latest News

  • Wings of the Tees Update

    See the update from our Wings of the Tees project! Read more

  • The Bridges of Yarm

    Discover the significance of the two bridges on the northern side of Yarm! Read more

  • What to Spot August 2017

    Ever wondered what the wildlife is like down at the Tees Barrage? Well wonder no more, as we tell you what to look out for in August! Read more