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Conversion of guesthouse to family home vetoed

A scheme to convert a nine bedroom guesthouse into a family home in Frinton has been vetoed.

Hopes for four new village homes dashed

Hopes of building four new village homes in Chisbon Heath have been dashed by a Government Inspector.

Clinicians urge local people to get their flu vaccination

Thousands of local people across Colchester and Tendring who are at a high risk of medical complications from contracting the flu virus are being offered free flu vaccination this autumn, as part of a NHS drive to minimise the virus’s impact ahead of the annual flu season. 

Could this be the opportunity you are looking for?

Hundreds of jobs will be up for grabs next week at Tendring’s Jobs and Career Fair.

Proposal for holiday chalets thwarted

A proposal to build two new holiday chalets in Jaywick Sands has been thwarted.

New development rejected at appeal

A scheme to build three new homes on part of a farm at Great Holland has been turned down by a Government inspector at appeal.

Plans for eight bungalows get the green light

The go ahead has been given for eight bungalows to be built on land belonging to a property in Little Clacton.

Red carpet for Blue Ribbon awards

The red carpet will be out next week for the prestigious Tendring Blue Ribbon Business Awards 2017.

PAC is packed out for first workshop

The newly-formed Princes Acting Centre (PAC) in Clacton had a full turnout for its first workshop this weekend.

Retired amusement arcade owner slots into familiar new home

A retired amusement arcade manager at the former Martello Caravan Park in Walton is among the first residents to benefit from new Independent Living homes built on the site.

Vacant Town Centre unit to be put back to use

A former DIY and hardware shop in Clacton Town Centre looks set to get a new lease of life.

Play area in Walton in for significant upgrade

A children’s play area in Walton is in for a significant £190,000 upgrade with a host of new equipment.

Council leads the way with two gold awards for animal welfare

Tendring District Council (TDC) has once again proved that it cares about animals by scooping two gold and one bronze award.

New depot scheme put on hold

Plans to set up a new portable steel container depot in Ardleigh have been put on hold.

Developer wins appeal over ten new homes

A developer has won the right to build ten new homes on a site in Thorrington.

Full house for Princes Acting Company’s first production

There was a full house of just over 40 people for the newly-formed Princes Acting Company’s first production.

Inspector rules against new 30 home development

A Government inspector has ruled against plans for a new 30 home development in Great Oakley.

Chairman’s fundraising reaches new heights with skydive

A 13,000 feet plunge from the sky has helped to raise funds for the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.

Get your job vacancy advertised for free

Businesses with job vacancies can take advantage of free advertising at the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair next month.

Brakes put on new access road scheme

The brakes have been put on plans to provide and new access road for a development in Clacton.