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Title News Synopsis Release Date
Pioneering healthy eating initiative Tuck In shortlisted for national award

A pioneering healthy eating initiative led by Tendring District Council (TDC), Brentwood Council and Basildon Council, has been shortlisted for a national award.

19/11/2018
Jobs and interviews already secured after 2018 Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

At least eight people have secured a job as a direct result of this year’s Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair – while dozens more are in the process of being interviewed.

16/11/2018
Public invited to take part in annual fear of crime survey for Tendring

People across Tendring are being encouraged to give their views about their fear of crime.

16/11/2018
Planning inspector backs decision by council to refuse development in Alresford

A Planning Inspector has dismissed an appeal by a developer looking to build 56 homes in Alresford.

16/11/2018
Scheme to build 120 homes and new workshop in Weeley turned down at appeal

A proposed scheme to build up to 120 homes and a vehicle workshop in Weeley has been turned down by a planning inspector.

15/11/2018
Application to allow year-round occupation of chalet is refused

An application to live year-round in a chalet in Point Clear has been turned down by Tendring District Council’s Planning Committee.

15/11/2018
Proposed housing development in Weeley refused

Proposals to build 280 homes on a new development in Weeley have been refused.

14/11/2018
Revised proposals for larger development in Mistley turned down

Outline plans for a development of 485 homes and employment land in Mistley have been turned down by Tendring District Council’s Planning Committee.

14/11/2018
Pioneering partnership to ensure every woman can access domestic violence support

More women from Braintree, Colchester, Maldon or Tendring will be able to get specialist support they need to escape domestic violence, under a pioneering partnership initiative awarded nearly £400,000 government funding.

13/11/2018
Councils set to agree direction of North Essex Garden Communities Ltd

The four councils working in partnership to deliver the principles of Garden Communities in North Essex are set to agree the direction of the organisation set up to help deliver the ambitious plans.

13/11/2018
Leisure centre staff prepare to go the extra mile for Children In Need

Staff at Tendring District Council-run leisure centres are getting ready to go the extra mile in aid of Children in Need – some literally.

13/11/2018
Project to help people keep warm this winter gears up for cold weather

An annual project to help keep Tendring people warm during the winter months has expanded for the coming cold season.

13/11/2018
Tendring pays its respects to the fallen with Remembrance Day commemorations

Thousands of people gathered to pay their respects to those who lost their lives in conflict across a weekend of events to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

11/11/2018
Visit by UN official gives council opportunity to promote renewal work in Jaywick Sands

A visit by a United Nations (UN) official to Jaywick Sands has given Tendring District Council (TDC) the opportunity to promote the ongoing work it is supporting in the village.

11/11/2018
Festival to light up Harwich to commemorate sailing of the Mayflower

A family-friendly procession and performance will celebrate Harwich’s involvement in the sailing of The Mayflower to America later this month.

06/11/2018
Authority re-issues advice over council tax banding cold call

Tendring District Council (TDC) is re-issuing advice to residents that it is not working with a company over re-evaluating bands for council tax rates.

06/11/2018
Council confirms prosecution due over Legionella case
Tendring District Council (TDC) has confirmed it is to be prosecuted as a result of a case of Legionnaire’s Disease contracted by a Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles leisure centre customer two years ago.
06/11/2018
Independent people sought to maintain standards and review Members' allowances at councils

Independent people are sought to maintain high standards of councillors’ conduct and review councillors’ allowances.

01/11/2018
Enforcement paused against nursery's Wonderland after appeal and application made

Action by Tendring District Council (TDC) against a garden centre and its Winter Wonderland has been put on hold pending an appeal and planning application.

01/11/2018
Special commemorations planned to mark 100 years since Armistice Day

A series of commemorative events are being planned in Clacton to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

31/10/2018

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