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Fundraising events lined-up for Children in Need

A whole host of fundraising events have been lined-up at sports and leisure centres across Tendring next week to support Children in Need.

Scheme for seven homes rejected by inspector

Hopes of building seven new homes on the edge of Elmstead Market have been dashed by a Government inspector.

Plans for six homes on former paddock agreed

Final details for a six home development on a former paddock in Bradfield have been agreed.

Tendring’s local Council Tax support scheme set to remain unchanged for further year

Working age claimants on low incomes in Tendring look set to continue to receive a maximum 80 per cent discount towards their Council Tax bills for at least another year.

Upgrade for dental surgery gets clean bill of health

A scheme to modernise a dental surgery in Frinton has been given a clean bill of health by planners.

Tendring’s vulnerable residents urged to book flu jab

Vulnerable residents across Tendring are being urged to book their free flu vaccination as part of a countywide campaign.

Crucial Crew event staged to increase safety awareness amongst young people

Almost 1,400 primary school pupils from Tendring are getting clued up on how to stay safe and well.

Town house to be converted into two flats

A town house in Clacton’s Penfold Road looks set to be converted into two flats.

ECC will be asked to pick up tab for increased fly-tipping

Essex County Council (ECC) will be asked to pick up the tab for any increased fly-tipping in Tendring resulting from changes to rules at recycling centres.

Don’t be afraid to report irresponsible dog owners

Residents shouldn’t be afraid to report irresponsible dog owners who fail to clear up after their pets.

Small piece of land will open up development of 66 new homes

A small strip of land in Dovercourt is being sold to open up an eyesore site for a new 66 home development.

Holiday lodge scheme gets green light

A holiday park in Clacton has been given the green light to put static holiday lodge caravans on part of the site.

New lease to be agreed to help improve skate park in Dovercourt

A new 21-year lease is to be granted for Dovercourt Skate Park to pave the way for major improvements to the site.

Go ahead for two standby electricity generators

Two standby electricity generators to boost supply at peak times are to be installed on a farm in Elmstead Market.

Go ahead for Alresford to prepare Tendring’s first neighbourhood plan

The way has been cleared for Alresford to become the first parish in Tendring to put together a neighbourhood plan.

Football club scores with new lease to help expansion plans

Holland Football Club is to get a long term lease which will lead to a new clubhouse and mean it can press ahead with improvements at its ground.

Change from marine to car sales approved

A vacant business site in Brightlingsea Town Centre has been given the all-clear to change over from marine to car sales.

Council’s bid to create healthier food choices shortlisted for prestigious award

Tendring District Council’s efforts (TDC) to improve menus and healthy eating choices have received national recognition.

Revised scheme for business approved

A revised scheme to increase facilities at a business in Alresford has been given the go ahead.

Village's housing allocation significantly reduced

The number of homes allocated for Weeley under Tendring’s blueprint for future housing and employment sites has been significantly reduced from 1,400 to 304.