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Title News Synopsis Release Date
Fires involving Asbestos Containing Material

Advice from Public Health England regarding fires involving asbestos containing material

29/03/2018
Council to withdraw its membership of national parking scheme

Tendring District Council (TDC) will not be renewing its membership of a national parking organisation in protest at the practices of some affiliates.

28/03/2018
Opportunity to develop A120 as dual carriageway from Horsley Cross to Harwich

The Government is looking at a major upgrade of the A120 in Tendring between 2020-25 it was revealed at a full Council meeting last night.

28/03/2018
Efforts to create 999 memorial garden in Essex backed

A 999 memorial garden for Essex has been backed in principle during a meeting of Tendring District Council (TDC).

28/03/2018
Councillors who do not attend own meeting at least once every four months to be reported to Council under new rule

Councillors must go to at least one full council meeting or to a committee which they are a member of under a new section added to Tendring District Council’s Constitution.

28/03/2018
Car rally supported by Tendring District Council

Councillors have voted in support of a car rally taking place around Tendring next month.

28/03/2018
Impact of Brexit to be monitored by Council

A study looking at the impact of Brexit on Tendring will not be carried out by the District Council – but officers will continue to monitor the situation.

28/03/2018
Ambitious’ Tendring ‘punching above its weight’ reveals Council Leader in annual speech

A recent independent review says Tendring District Council (TDC) is “ambitious” and “punching above its weight”, the Council’s leader revealed tonight.

28/03/2018
Swimming pool timetable review will soon be underway at Dovercourt pool

Work is ongoing looking into potentially fully re-opening a swimming lane at a Tendring pool.

28/03/2018
New Historic Harwich tourism website goes live

A new tourism website promoting Harwich and Dovercourt as a tourism destination has gone live. The www.historicharwich.co.uk site provides visitors with details of events, places to eat and stay, and things to do, in the town.

27/03/2018
Action day in Dovercourt takes services to people’s doorsteps

A Street Action Day (SAD) has been hailed a success in addressing issues in a Dovercourt road.

26/03/2018
National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage

Make sure you are getting the wages you are entitled to!

26/03/2018
More than £1,000 raised for Sport Relief at Tendring Leisure Centres

Staff and visitors to Tendring District Council-run leisure centres have raised hundreds of pounds for Sport Relief with a series of events.

26/03/2018
Easter Bank Holiday changes to refuse and recycing collections in Tendring

Residents in Tendring are reminded that their refuse and recycling will be collected a day later over the Easter Bank Holiday.

26/03/2018
Benches installed in bid to prevent anti-social behaviour in Jaywick Sands

New benches have been installed on a beach in Jaywick Sands in response to concerns from the community about anti-social behaviour.
 

23/03/2018
Two out-dated sheltered housing schemes to be closed

Two sheltered housing schemes which are no longer fit for purpose are to be closed by Tendring District Council (TDC).

23/03/2018
Wheelie bins to be introduced in Tendring

Most homes in Tendring are to be issued with a wheelie bin from next summer after changes were agreed to a waste contract.

23/03/2018
Free composting event to bloom in Dovercourt

If you are green-fingered and itching to get back out into your garden or allotment, then a composting event in Dovercourt may be for you.

23/03/2018
Parking charges not to rise in Tendring

Reassurance has been given that off-street car parking charges in Tendring are not set to rise.

23/03/2018
Conference to explore how unsung heritage could attract tourists to Tendring’s coastal towns

A conference looking at how the heritage of coastal resorts in Tendring might draw in visitors takes place next month.

22/03/2018

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