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Households asked to update voter information by text.

Every year, each home in the UK is asked to check their electoral register details – and the process starts now for Tendring residents.

Volunteers wanted to help maintain public gardens

More volunteers are being sought to help look after public gardens in the district.

Council leisure services to end at Manningtree Sports Centre as school looks to manage facility

Leisure services provided by Tendring District Council (TDC) will end this month at Manningtree Sports Centre.

Artificial pitch to be replaced at Clacton Leisure Centre

A new artificial pitch is to be installed at Clacton Leisure Centre.

Victorian characters greet visitors on Clacton-on-Sea's 150th birthday

Victorian characters – and an octopus – were on hand to greet visitors to Clacton on the town’s 150th birthday.

Busy weekend for Tendring Beach Patrol as service praised by paramedics

Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Beach Patrol had a busy weekend as the hot weather coincided with the start of the summer holidays for some.

Plans set out to build council bungalows on former sheltered housing site

Proposals to build 20 bungalows on a former sheltered housing scheme in Tendring have been set out.

Princes Theatre is open and is Bringing Back The Good Times

As the Princes Theatre continues with its programme as Covid restrictions ease, there is one show that is bound to please many. Bringing Back The Good Times promises to blow away the lockdown blues and spread enough happiness and joy to lift the spirts of the nation.

Relaunched app shows how busy beaches are on Essex Sunshine Coast

An app has been launched which shows visitors to the Essex Sunshine Coast how busy the beaches are.

Heritage trail launches to mark Clacton's birthday

A ribbon was cut today (Friday, 16 July) to official open a new heritage trail marking 150 years of Clacton-on-Sea.

Consultation to begin on modifications to Section Two of emerging Local Plan

A consultation launches this week on proposed changes to the blueprint for future development in Tendring.

World's best teams confirmed for 2021 Women's Tour

Twelve of the world’s top 15 teams will be among those in action at this year’s Women’s Tour (Monday 4 – Saturday 9 October), the UK’s most prestigious women’s cycle race.

Installation to get underway of Clacton 150 Heritage Trail

Totem poles telling the story of Clacton’s history will be installed around the town this week as part of its anniversary celebrations.

Celebrate strength of young people in district with Tendring Youth Awards

Time is running out to make nominations for this year’s Tendring Youth Awards.

Planning applications to be shared with town and parish councils by email

Details of planning applications made to Tendring District Council (TDC) are now being shared with local councils via email instead of post.

Town centre multi-storey car park to re-open after works

Clacton’s multi-storey car park will re-open this week after resurfacing works were carried out.

Plans approved for new workspace facility in Jaywick Sands

A project to build a workspace facility, covered market and community garden in Jaywick Sands has taken a step forward after being granted planning permission.

Tours to celebrate Princes Theatre's 90th anniversary

Tours are being held of Clacton’s historic Princes Theatre to mark the venue’s 90th anniversary.

Sea Swim safety lessons return to Tendring

Training sessions teaching young people to safely swim in the sea are returning to the district this summer.

Tendring's Local Plan takes another step forward

The blueprint for future development in Tendring is taking an important step forward this summer following positive recommendations from a government-appointed Planning Inspector.