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Work begins on substation to support new homes in Jaywick Sands

Work began today (Friday, February 15) on a substation which will provide electricity for new homes in Jaywick Sands.

Revamped toilets in Brightlingsea re-opening to the publix afte £130K refurbishment

Newly revamped toilets in Brightlingsea re-open to the public on Monday (February 18) after a £130,000 refurbishment scheme, commissioned and supervised by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Star-studded cast revealed for Easter Pantomime at Princes Theatre

A stellar cast will be treading the boards at Clacton’s Princes Theatre for this year’s Easter Pantomime.

North Essex Garden Communities receives million-pound backing from Government

North Essex Garden Communities (NEGC) is to receive £1million of Government funding, it has been announced.

Local Plan process is clear and transparent

Three north Essex councils are reminding residents of the next steps in the development of their shared Local Plan.

Town hall to be lit up as part of Help for Heroes' Cut the Clock campaign

People are invited along to see part of Clacton Town Hall lit up as part of a national charity initiative.

Free internet safety sessions on offer to parents

Parents are being invited to find out how to make sure their children stay safe online at a free training session.

Call for memories of council housing as part of centenary celebrations

Former and current council housing tenants are being asked to share their memories and experiences as part of a commemorative event marking 100 years of council homes.

Budget agreed to enable can-do council to continue to punch above its weight

Tendring District Council (TDC) has agreed its budget for the coming financial year to allow the authority to continue to “punch above its weight”.

Programme of 2020 events for Harwich celebrating Mayflower 400 is shaping up

Event organisers are working together in Harwich and Dovercourt to pull together an exciting programme for next year.

Appeal launched after plans for 485 homes and employment land in Mistley turned down

Developers behind plans to build 485 homes and employment units, including cafes and offices, on land in Mistley have lodged an appeal after Tendring District Council (TDC) refused the scheme planning permission.

Raft of activities on offer for youngsters at Tendring leisure centres during February half term

A wide range of activities are taking place across Tendring District Council-run leisure centres this coming half term to keep youngsters entertained during the school holiday.

Theatre stars of the future invited to half-term workshop

Budding stars of the stage are invited to take part in a half-term workshop to hone their skills.

Planning Inspector gives go-ahead to proposals for 10 bungalows in Thorpe-le-Soken

Planning permission for a development of ten bungalows in Thorpe-le-Soken has been granted at appeal.

EU Exit

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Variety of species spotted at Green Flag sites during Big Garden Birdwatch events

A wide variety of birds were spotted during two RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch events held by Tendring District Council (TDC) at the weekend.

Event organisers encouraged to share details with council for inclusion in new app

Organisers of events taking place around Tendring are being encouraged to use a free promotional system.

Mayor of London's reply to Essex councils' letter over housing issue is welcomed

A reply by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan to a joint letter from all Essex local authorities highlighting issues with London council housing people inappropriately in the county has been welcomed.

Holocaust Memorial Day marked with service on Clacton seafront

A service was held today (Friday, January 25) in Clacton to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

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.