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TDC Chairman gets into the swing of raising cash for her charities

A new event is teeing off to raise money for Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Chairman’s charities.

Supermarket plan for Kirby is rejected on appeal

Hopes of building a new supermarket with car parking on an industrial estate in Kirby Cross have been rejected by a Government inspector.

Clinicians seek views on dermatology and neurology services

Clinicians at North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are seeking views on the way dermatology and neurology services are currently provided across Colchester and Tendring.

Four new homes agreed for brownfield site

Four new homes are set to be built on a brownfield site in Clacton.

Vacant shop to get new lease of life

A vacant shop in Clacton town centre is set to get a new lease of life as a hot food takeaway.

Inspector allows three new homes on former farm

A Government inspector has given the green light for three new homes to be built on a former farm in Great Holland.

RNLI - Respect The Water

Information on RNLI's Respect the Water campaign

Chairman officially opens new community centre

A newly-opened community centre in Clacton which is already home to a number of groups and activities has been officially opened.

Good value parking permits up for grabs in Tendring

Residents and visitors to Tendring have the chance to buy special parking permits which will help to reduce costs during the hectic summer months.

Sex shop licence renewed

A sex shop in Clacton has successfully applied to have its licence renewed.

Plans for new house rejected

Plans to build a new house in the back garden of a property on Great Bentley’s famous green have been rejected.

Farmland to be developed for new homes

Agricultural land in Wix is set to be developed for four new homes.

Majority of travellers leave recreation ground before court appearance

The majority of travellers who had set up camp on a Clacton playing field moved off the site before they were due to appear in court today.

Beach patrol praised for rescuing man swept off breakwater by wave

Clacton Beach Patrol Ryan Clay was today praised for rescuing a non-swimmer who was swept off a breakwater by a wave.

Exclusion zone put in place after beach hut catches fire

A 100 metre exclusion zone was put in place after a beach hut caught fire on Frinton’s Lower Promenade.

Part of large field to be set aside for new homes

Part of a large agricultural field in Great Bentley is to be set aside for four new homes.

Listed building to be tunred back into two properties

A listed building in Harwich’s Conservation Area is to be returned to its original two properties.

House to be converted into two flats

A house in Clacton town centre is set to be converted into two flats.

Bungalow scheme gets green light

A development of eight new bungalows on land in Little Clacton has been given the green light.

Amended application finally wins favour

A developer has finally won approval to convert a building in Dovercourt into four flats after several times of asking.