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Structural surveys to begin on Dovercourt's lower Leading Light

Work to assess the condition of Dovercourt’s lower Leading Light will begin this week.

Bright Sparks success for the FOURTH year running at Chairman’s Charity Quiz

The Bright Sparks once again lived up to their name as they came out tops at the Tendring District Council (TDC) Chairman’s charity quiz night for the fourth consecutive year.

Council staff rally round to support vulnerable after phone line issue in Walton

Staff from across Tendring District Council (TDC) have been praised for their response in supporting vulnerable people after a phone line issue in Walton-on-the-Naze.

Advice shared about dealing with doorstep traders

Advice is being issued to residents about how to deal with doorstep traders safely, and to prevent them from potentially falling victim to a scam.

Multi-storey in Clacton High Street car park to be closed for three days during works

The upper levels of the multi-storey car park in Clacton High Street will be closed for around three days at the end of this month while work is carried out to the electrical supply.

Clacton has 'a lot of potential’ according to leading town centre expert

A leading figure has said Clacton’s town centre has “a lot of potential” to thrive.

Tendring to remember Holocaust victims

A ceremony will take place on Clacton seafront later this month paying tribute to victims of the Holocaust.

Council holding two birdwatches as part of national RSPB initiative

Two events are being held by Tendring District Council (TDC) as part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch.

Commemorative Mayflower plate donated by American descendant to be displayed in Harwich Heritage Centre

A silver commemorative Mayflower plate will be displayed in the new Harwich Heritage Centre after it was donated by an American descendant of the famous voyage.

Staff recognised at fourth Tendring Stars event

Staff at Tendring District Council (TDC) have been recognised for their outstanding efforts over the past 12 months at a special awards ceremony.

Appeal launched after plans for 280 homes and school in Weeley turned down

Developers behind plans to build 280 homes, a primary school and nursery and offices on land in Weeley have lodged an appeal after Tendring District Council (TDC) refused the scheme planning application.

Budget consultation with business ratepayers – 2019/20

Business ratepayers are invited to take part in the budget consultation for 2019/20

Business start-up workshop for budding entrepreneurs

Those looking to start-up their own business in Tendring are being encouraged to attend a one-day course on beginning your own firm.

Princes Theatre to host wedding fair for those looking at tying the knot

Couples looking to tie the knot can find everything they need – and probably more – at a Wedding Fair and Open Day being held at Clacton’s Princes Theatre later this month (January).

Pride of Tendring Award winners announced for 2019

Community heroes from across Tendring have been recognised in the district’s version of the New Year’s honours list.

Pantomime ends record-breaking box office run with five star reviews

This season’s pantomime at Clacton’s Princes Theatre has broken box office records – the third year in a row the panto has done so at the venue.

Still time to book for relaxed pantomime performance

There is still time to book up to attend a special relaxed performance of Peter Pan at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

Essex council leaders' letter highlights concerns over London homeless being placed in county

A letter signed by every Essex council leader highlighting concerns about families being re-housed from London into the county has been sent to senior politicians in the capital.

Electoral register for 2019 published by council incorporating ward changes

The latest edition of the electoral register for Tendring has been published by Tendring District Council (TDC) – which factors in changes to ward boundaries.

Reminder to residents of council opening times over festive period

Residents are being reminded of Tendring District Council’s revised opening times during the festive period.