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Five home development rejected at appeal

Hopes of building five new homes in Ardleigh have been dashed by a Government Inspector.

New home in field rejected at appeal

A scheme to build a new home in part of an open field in the countryside has been turned down by a Government Inspector.

Operators of Winter Wonderland warned over committing criminal offence

The operators of Christmas Winter Wonderland in Clacton have been warned that they are committing a criminal offence and risk further legal action by opening for business

New home for stockman approved

Plans to build a new home for a stockman in the Tendring countryside have been given the go ahead.

First display booked for Clacton Airshow 2018

The organisers of Clacton Airshow have booked their first flight for 2018 and it will commemorate the centenary of the end of World War I.

Panto cast turn up for school assembly

Pupils at two schools got a surprise visit from some of the panto cast from Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

Development of five homes gets go ahead

Plans for five four-bedroom houses on a village site have been given the go ahead.

Temporary stop notice issued on Winter Wonderland

A temporary stop notice has been issued on Winter Wonderland to prevent it operating from a site in Clacton due to serious road safety concerns.

Appeal over village development to be heard in the new year

A public inquiry into an appeal over plans to build 67 homes in Mistley is to be heard in the New Year.

Development rejected as unsustainable

A development of four bungalows in Great Oakley has been rejected on the grounds that it is unsustainable.

Residents reminded over funding to help reduce energy bills

Residents in Tendring are being reminded that grant funding is up for grabs to help them reduce their energy bills.

Seven flats to be created at village site

A revised scheme to provide seven flats in Alresford has been given the green light.

Details of development approved

Finals details of two bungalow development in Mistley have been agreed by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Sport England gives Essex a game changing opportunity to transform local sport and physical activity provision

Local communities in Essex are set to benefit from a major new funding stream from Sport England aimed at increasing participation in sport and physical activity.

Green fingered volunteers help plant trees and bulbs

A green fingered team of more than 30 people braved a chilly morning to help plant trees and bulbs at a community park on Saturday.

Youngsters showcase their talents in performance of Peter Pan

More than 70 youngsters took to the stage to showcase their talents with their end of term pantomime.

More of the Goodlife

Plans to create seven extra bedrooms at a guesthouse in Harwich have been given the all-clear.

New home get's go ahead on appeal

Plans for a new chalet bungalow on paddock land in Ardleigh have been given the green light.

Cast busy with rehearsals for Beauty and the Beast

The professional cast of Clacton’s Princes Theatre panto are busy rehearsing for their opening performances next weekend.

Hundreds watch Towie’s Dan Osborne switch on Clacton’s Christmas lights

Hundreds of festive shoppers packed into Clacton Town Square to watch Towie’s Dan Osborne switch on the Christmas lights.