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Sun beats down on successful beside the seaside event in Clacton

The sun beat down all day as tens of thousands flocked to the beach at Clacton and enjoyed the Beside the Seaside event.

Blueprint for development goes out for consultation

Tendring’s Draft Local Plan goes out for public consultation today.

Full audit of TDC's higher rise properties

A full check of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) higher rise buildings is being carried out to ensure tenant’s safety.

Flags at half mast at TDC buildings

Flags at Tendring District Council (TDC) buildings are being flown at half mast today as a mark of respect to the victims of the fire at Grenfell Tower in London

New shower and toilet facilities for campsite refused

Plans to build a new shower and toilet block on a village campsite have been refused after talks failed to provide further information on the scheme.

Final details of housing scheme agreed

The final details of a small housing scheme in Little Bentley have been given the all-clear.

Plans for replacement home on hold

Plans to demolish a single storey chalet in St Osyth and replace it with a three-storey property have been put on hold.

Travellers comply with direction to leave

A small group of Travellers have complied with a notice ordering them to leave the car park at Clacton Leisure Centre within 24 hours.

Scheme to convert former bank into homes rejected

A scheme to convert a former bank in Manningtree High Street into eight new homes has been rejected.

Around 150 gather on Clacton seafront for 35th anniversary of Falklands War

One of the youngest standard bearers in the country took part in a special service on Clacton seafront today to mark the 35th anniversary of the Falklands War.

Major development plans put on ice

A major development of almost 50 homes in Clacton has been put on ice for further negotiations to take place.

Approval issued for developer’s scheme on outskirts of Clacton

Approval has been issued for a developer’s plans for a mixed use scheme involving 200 homes, foodstore, hotel and pub, retail and business units on the outskirts of Clacton.

Town’s Tourist Information Centre to reopen at weekend

Walton Tourist Information Centre (TIC) is set to reopen its doors in a new venue this weekend.

Beside the seaside hits Clacton this weekend

Final preparations are in place for the first Beside the Seaside Festival to be held in Tendring this weekend.

Travellers leave Walton site

Travellers have left a car park site in Walton before any court action needed to be taken.

Hopes of two new homes dashed

Hopes of building two new homes in the side garden of a property in Great Bromley have been dashed.

Shop replaces second entrance

A large retailer in Clacton Town Centre has reopened a second entrance to its store site.

Beach Patrol helps avoid marine crime wave

Holidaymakers and residents in Tendring can rest assured this summer that its Beach Patrol will have their boats and lifesaving equipment safely protected by a new scheme to deter marine theft.

Travellers occupy part of Leisure Centre car park

A small group of Travellers have set up camp on part of Clacton Leisure Centre car park.

Homes scheme on agricultural land rejected

A farmer’s plans to build four new detached homes on his land in Tendring have been rejected for a second time.