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Suffragette history celebrated as part of Clacton 150

Campaigning by the Suffragette movement in Clacton is being celebrated as part of the town’s 150th birthday commemorations – including a relative of one of the campaign’s leading lights.

Planning application submitted to revamp Starlings site

A planning application has been submitted to transform a derelict site in Dovercourt into a car park, public toilets and events space.

Good luck to local Team GB sporting star

Ellie Challis, 17, from Tendring has been selected to represent Team GB in the swimming at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and everyone from Tendring District Council (TDC) is cheering her on.

Could grant funding help support your event?

Organisers of events in Tendring which celebrate the district and the Essex Sunshine Coast are being reminded of a fund available to support their work.

Harwich parkrun to mark sixth anniversary

A running event open to all abilities is marking its sixth anniversary this weekend.

Plan your trip to watch the Clacton 150 anniversary flights

Visitors and residents coming to watch the Clacton 150 Anniversary Flights later this month are being urged to plan their trip.

Clacton Town Hall to turn rainbow for town's Pride event

The rainbow flag will fly above Clacton Town Hall, and the building lit up, later this month to mark Clacton Pride.

Referendum to be held over village's neighbourhood plan

Voters will be heading to the polls in Alresford next month to cast their ballot on a proposed neighbourhood plan for the village.

VJ Day service to be held at Clacton War Memorial

A service will be held on Clacton seafront to commemorate the 76th anniversary of VJ Day.

New housing register system to streamline application process

A new housing register and allocations system has been introduced by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Flight times for Clacton 150 Anniversary Flights Revealed

The Red Arrows and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) will grace the skies over Clacton on two days this summer as the town celebrates its 150th anniversary.

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.

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.

Volunteers wanted to help maintain public gardens

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

Artificial pitch to be replaced at Clacton Leisure Centre

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

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.

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.