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Plans for new homes in countryside vetoed

A development of five new homes in the countryside on the outskirts of Ardleigh has been vetoed.

Taxi office on way for business park

Plans to set up a new taxi office on a business park in Clacton have been given the go ahead.

Clear-up operation after Travellers leave Council sites

A clear-up operation is due to begin after two groups of Travellers left sites in Tendring over the weekend.

Ceremony to mark Falklands War 35th anniversary

A special ceremony is to take place on Clacton seafront next week to mark the 35th anniversary of the Falklands War.

New homes on menu for Chinese restaurant

Three new homes look set to be built on the site of a former Chinese restaurant and other properties in Brightlingsea.

Five new homes within village conservation area

A property is set to be demolished to make way for a development of five new homes in St Osyth’s conservation area.

Time running out to get your nominations in for Tendring Youth Awards 2017

Time is fast running out to get your nominations in for the Tendring Youth Awards.

Hairdressing salon for vacant unit on industrial estate

A new hairdressing salon looks set to operate out of an empty unit on an industrial estate in Clacton.

Tickets still available for gala Britannia Ball

There are still tickets left for a gala Britannia Ball to raise money for lifeboat stations across Tendring.

Pop pickers will be flocking to Princes Theatre for pirate radio event

Pop pickers will be heading to Clacton’s Princes Theatre this summer for a special event to celebrate Radio Caroline being awarded a new broadcast licence.

Empty garages to become sorting office

Two empty garages looks set to become a sorting office for the post office in Alresford.

Farm workers’ mobile home can stay put

A mobile home for two seasonal farm workers can continue to be used in Great Bentley.

Gift shop on village green

A new business is looking to set up on Great Bentley’s village green.

Battle of Britain Memorial flight returning to Clacton Airshow 2017

The ever-popular Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) will be making a welcome return to this year’s Clacton Airshow.

Enforcement action being taken over farm site

Enforcement action is underway against a farm site in St Osyth.

Redundant stable block to make way for commercial units

A redundant stable block is set to be demolished to make way for five new office and commercial units – and a mini jobs boost.

Empty offices look set to be converted into flats

Empty offices in Dovercourt’s High Street look set to be converted into four new two-bedroom flats.

Company get's all-clear for new storage building

A company has been given the all-clear to put up a new lightweight storage building on an industrial site at Ardleigh.

New pitches for travellers given the go ahead

Five new static pitches for Travellers have been given the go ahead for a site off the A133 at Great Bentley.

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