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Open day fun at Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles

Fun was had by all at the Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles leisure centre community open day.

Wren veteran meets cast of wartime-style show

A 94-year-old veteran of the Women’s Royal Naval Service (Wrens) was the guest of honour at a special show at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

Service held to mark 36 years since end of Falklands War

A commemoration service was held at Clacton War Memorial to mark the anniversary of the end of the Falklands War.

Working group to look at improving Clacton town centre

A working group looking at ways to develop and improve Clacton town centre is being set up by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Calls made to dual A120 between Harwich and Hare Green

An urgent call is being made for funding and support to dual the A120 through Tendring.

All-weather pitch at Dovercourt Leisure Centre to be given refresh

The all-weather pitch at Dovercourt Bay Lifestyles leisure centre is to have a £5,500 refurbishment.

New recycling banks for books and CDs in Tendring

Recycling banks where people can leave their unwanted books, CDs, DVDs and computer games have been installed across Tendring.

Planning inspector reports on North Essex garden community plans

Ambitious plans to ensure North Essex is able to meet the housing and infrastructure needs of future generations are praised by the planning inspector for being ambitious and innovative, but require more work before they can be found sound.

National Jet Ski competition returning to Clacton this weekend

The third round of the 2018 British Jet Ski Championships is taking place off the coast of Clacton this weekend.

Fun for all the family at Clacton Leisure Centre open day

People of all ages tried their hand at various activities during a fun-filled open day at Clacton Leisure Centre.

Tendring promotes dog friendly beaches

Dog owners are being reminded of the facilities available to them along much of Tendring’s coastline.

Planning inspector allows former pub to be turned into homes and micropub

Plans to convert a former pub into three homes and a micropub have been approved on appeal.

Workshop invite for cultural and creative businesses and groups to shape strategy

Organisations and businesses in the cultural and creative sector across Tendring are invited to take part in a workshop to help shape a new strategy for the district.

Star revealed for Princes Theatre pantomime

The celebrity for the Princes Theatre pantomime this winter has been revealed as X-Factor star Marcus Collins.

Warning issued over scam texts

An urgent warning is being given to Tendring residents over a text message scam.

Council Chairman to take on 15 mile walk for blind charity

The chairman of Tendring District Council (TDC) is taking on a 15-mile Thames Bridge walk in aid of charity.

Planning inspector backs Council’s decision to refuse application for 190 homes in Great Bentley

A planning inspector has backed Tendring District Council (TDC) in turning down three applications for a total of 190 homes in Great Bentley.

Veterans and residents invited to two commemoration events

Armed forces veterans and residents are invited to stand side-by-side to mark two occasions later this month.

Nominations flying in for prestigious business awards

Companies in Tendring are being reminded to put themselves forward for the Blue Ribbon Business Awards as nominations come in thick and fast.

Cyber security training rolled out for staff and members

A series of cyber security awareness sessions and follow up training videos have been rolled out for staff and councillors at Tendring District Council (TDC).