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Small business park gets the all-clear

Plans to create a new small business park on a village site bringing new jobs to the area have been given the all-clear.

Beach patrol rescue two men after kayak capsizes off Walton

Two men in their sixties and seventies were rescued at sea after their kayak capsized off Walton Pier today.

Hopes of developing village site for up to 32 new homes dashed

Hopes of developing a two hectare site for up to 32 new homes in Elmstead Market have been dashed.

Homes scheme for village site put on hold

A scheme to build six new homes on land next to a village car park has been put on hold for further talks with the developer.

Travellers leave Holland Marshes

Travellers who set up with two caravans on Holland Marshes have left the site this afternoon.

Plans for internal works given the green light

Plans for internal works and the conversion of an annexe into a home in Jaywick have been given the all-clear.

Inspector upholds Council's refusal for homes scheme

A Government planning inspector has upheld a decision to refuse outline planning permission for five new homes in Clacton.

Travellers comply with Direction to Leave notices

Travellers who have camped on sites in Tendring over the past week have been served with notices to leave.

Takeaway allowed to light up

An application to retain two illuminated signs has been approved by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Urgent action taken to warn shops over sale of alcohol

Urgent action has been taken to warn Clacton Town Centre shops about selling alcohol to drunks and streets drinkers - and to clampdown on the activity.

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight coming to Clacton Airshow

The ever-popular Battle of Britain Memorial Flight is the latest to sign up for this year’s Clacton Airshow.

Additions to allotments allowed

Plans for two mobile homes to be installed on allotments in Clacton have been granted planning permission.

Over £2000 raised for charity by outgoing Tendring District Council Chairman

A year of civic events has been captured in an album presented to Tendring District Council’s (TDC) outgoing Chairman for 2014/15.

A hat-trick of horticulture delights win national awards

Once more Tendring will be proudly displaying three prestigious Green Flags after competing in a national award scheme.

Jaywick’s Junior Wardens recognised for community commitment

Around 40 Year 6 children from Frobisher Primary School in Jaywick have been commended for services to their community as Junior Wardens.

Wind & rain warning for Friday 24 July

The Met Office have today issued a YELLOW severe weather WARNING for RAIN & WIND valid from 12:00 on Friday 24  July until  09:00 on Saturday 25 July.

Young people take action as National Citizens

A group of ten 16-year-olds taking part in National Citizen Service (NCS) arranged a beach litter pick in Harwich by Wellington Road car park.

Study reduces number of new homes needed in Tendring by around 2,000

The number of new homes needed to be built across Tendring over the next 17 years could be 2,000 less than anticipated, according to a new study.

Pupils learn their lines in theatre visit

Pupils from St Benedict’s College in Colchester spent the day at the Princes Theatre in Clacton getting to grips with the finer aspects of the big stage.

Zoe Williams encourages kids in Essex to ‘team up to shake up’ this summer with Change4Life

This summer, Change4Life has teamed up with Disney to inspire children in the East of England to get active with the launch of this year’s new 10 Minute Shake Up campaign.