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Plans for 100 homes and new football ground fail to score with planners

Plans to build 100 homes and a new football ground for FC Clacton on agricultural land on the outskirts of the town have failed to score with planners.

Caravan park to expand

A caravan park in St Osyth has been given the green light to expand.

Staff recognised at third 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.

Clacton Pier jobs boost welcomed

Clacton Pier expects to have around 500 people to turn up to its third annual recruitment day where more than 100 jobs will be up for grabs.

Chalet bungalow cannot be turned into six flats

A four bedroom chalet bungalow in Clacton Town Centre cannot be turned into six flats.

Spiral staircase and glazed balcony can stay

The owners of a house in Clacton are to be able to keep a spiral staircase and glazed balcony which has already been built.

Final details for development agreed

The final details for a three home development in Thorpe have been agreed by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Tents to be removed from Jaywick beach

Two tents are set to be removed from Jaywick Beach following complaints from residents.

House to be converted into two flats

A three storey house in Dovercourt is set to be converted into two flats.

Winter Warmers coming back to Clacton

A popular and successful scheme which provides free good quality winter clothing and bedding to those in need is coming to the Clacton area next week.

New website for Tendring Community Safety Partnership

A partnership which tackles crime and anti-social behaviour has relaunched its website.

Holiday lodge caravans site given the green light by inspector

A new site for 67 holiday lodge caravans in Weeley has been given the green light by a Government Inspector.

New website launched to get Essex healthy as Council's encourage residents to take part in #21 sit up challenge

A countywide project to get Essex healthy has been launched today (Jan 8).

Amended plans for homes accepted

Amended plans for two new homes to be built on land in Little Clacton have been accepted.

No to four new homes in Countryside

Hopes of building four new detached bungalows on agricultural land in Thorpe have been dashed.

Second Bio Gas Plant Gets Go Ahead

Plans for a second bio gas plant on a farm in Elmstead Market have been given the green light.

Plans For Homes On War Memorial Hall Site Rejected

Tendring District Council (TDC) has rejected plans for three new homes to be built on the site of Ramsey War Memorial Hall once it is demolished.

Home Approved On Appeal

A scheme to build a new home in Thorpe has been approved on appeal by a Government inspector.

Government Inspector Approves Wedding Venue In Countryside

A Government Inspector has given the all-clear for a large house in the Tendring countryside to be used as a wedding venue.


Offer of meeting over school parking issues

An offer has been made for round the table talks in an effort to tackle parking issues outside a village primary school.