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Legal challenge to planning appeal decision

A legal challenge is being mounted to a planning appeal decision which has paved the way for 175 new homes to be built on the outskirts of Clacton.

Pop-up business cafe booked for Harwich

Free one-to-one business advice will be available at a pop-up café coming to Harwich and Dovercourt Library.

Major programme launched across Essex for residents with a learning disabilities

Health and social care staff across the county have joined together to improve the life chances of people in Essex with a learning disability.

Pepper the Robot to officially open the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

Technology fans are in for a treat with Colchester Institute’s Pepper the Robot lined up to open this year’s Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair.

Clacton seafront hosts festival of Ganesha Visarjan

Hundreds of people turned out to celebrate the Hindu ceremony of Ganesha Visarjan at Clacton sea front on Sunday.

TDC Chairman helps celebrate 2000 editions of the Tendring Talking Times

A special edition of a talking newspaper has been recorded to mark the 40th anniversary and 2000th edition of Tendring Talking Times (TTT).

Decision made on Clacton’s historic Venetian Bridge

Plans to repair Clacton’s 103-year-old Venetian Bridge have been agreed at a meeting of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Cabinet.

Men’s Tour of Britain amazes the seafront crowds

Thousands of spectators lined the route of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain as it made its way through Tendring for an extremely competitive individual time trial.

Harwich businesses lead the way at the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

More businesses from Harwich than ever before have signed up for this year’s Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair.

Tendring business benefits from SME Growth Fund boost

Tendring business Globaltec Innovation Ltd has benefited from a significant cash boost of more than £75,000.

Pump failure forces early closure of Brightlingsea pool

The end of the season for Brightlingsea open air swimming pool has had to be brought forward by one week.

Public spaces protection order extended in Clacton

Tendring’s Community Safety Partnership has extended a Public Spaces Protection Order in Clacton town centre.

Sports Centre open day a huge success

Almost 300 children and adults enjoyed an open day at Manningtree Sports Centre on Saturday.

Travellers avoid date with courts

Travellers who pitched up last Tuesday on Walton’s Columbine Centre overflow car park have vacated the site over the weekend.

It’s time to pick the nation’s favourite parks

Help us find the nation’s favourite parks by voting for yours in the People’s Choice Awards

Chairman to host World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Staff and councillors will be donning their aprons to take part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday 29 September.

Crucial Crew returns for older people

A popular event to promote safety amongst older people in Tendring is to be staged for a fourth time this year.

Summons served on Travellers

A court summons has been served on Travellers who set up camp on Walton’s Columbine Centre overflow car park.

Red Ensign raised in Tendring to mark Merchant Navy Day

The Red Ensign flag has been raised at Tendring District Council (TDC) offices in Clacton to mark Merchant Navy Day on Sunday 3 September.

Mark Cavendish to return at the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Mark Cavendish will lead Team Dimension Data in the OVO Energy Tour of Britain as the ten-time stage winner in the race makes his comeback from injury after fracturing his scapula on Stage Four of the Tour de France.