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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

Rainbow flag flies above Clacton Town Hall to mark Pride

A rainbow flag is flying at Clacton Town Hall to mark Global Pride Day.

Wellbeing hubs to support good mental health in schools rolled out after successful pilot

Twenty-one schools in Tendring and Colchester are opening up new Wellbeing Hubs after a successful pilot scheme.

Flag flies at Clacton Town Hall to commemorate Armed Forces Day

Tendring District Council (TDC) has raised a special flag at Clacton Town Hall to honour the Armed Forces.

Street Tag activity game comes to town as part of Clacton 150

A game encouraging people to walk, run and cycle between checkpoints is coming to Clacton this summer – with the town converted to a virtual playground.

New grants available for event organisers in Tendring

Grants of up to £1,000 are available to encourage events to be held in Tendring and support local traders and performers.

Bid made for £20million to improve Clacton town centre

A bid has been put into government for £20million to fund improvements to Clacton town centre.

Cliff stabilisation scheme to get underway this month

Work to stabilise a section of cliffs in Holland-on-Sea will get underway later this month.

Popular internet safety talk for parents returns

A free internet safety information session for parents is coming back to Tendring.

Award for seven Tendring car parks in safety scheme

Seven car parks within Tendring district have been awarded a safety accreditation.