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Electoral register for 2019 published by council incorporating ward changes

The latest edition of the electoral register for Tendring has been published by Tendring District Council (TDC) – which factors in changes to ward boundaries.

Reminder to residents of council opening times over festive period

Residents are being reminded of Tendring District Council’s revised opening times during the festive period.

Essex council leaders' letter highlights concerns over London homeless being placed in county

A letter signed by every Essex council leader highlighting concerns about families being re-housed from London into the county has been sent to senior politicians in the capital.

Swim Safe sessions to be extended in Tendring next summer

An initiative teaching young people how to keep safe in the sea is being rolled out to three locations in Tendring next summer.

Electric vehicle charging point to be installed in Harwich

A rapid charging point for electric vehicles is being installed in Harwich.

Rretirement homes complex in Great Holland given the go-ahead

A proposed retirement homes complex in Great Holland has been granted planning permission by Tendring District Council’s Planning Committee.

Commonwealth tree to be planted in Dig4Jaywick garden

A tree presented to Tendring District Council’s Armed Forces Champion as part of the Commonwealth Canopy project is to be planted in a community garden project.

Scheme to build 30 homes in Little Clacton approved

Plans to build 30 bungalows on land off of London Road in Little Clacton have been given the green light.

Rave reviews as Peter Pan hits the Princes Theatre stage

Peter Pan has flown onto the stage at the Princes Theatre to top reviews after the first few performances.

Residents reminded of changes to waste collections over Christmas period

Residents in Tendring are being reminded that there will be some alterations to when their rubbish is collected during the Christmas period.

Crucial Crew teaches pupils to keep safe

More than 1,200 Tendring pupils learnt about staying safe online, healthy relationships and were warned about gangs during this year’s Crucial Crew.

First look at Budget plans for 2019-20

A first draft outline budget for Tendring District Council (TDC) goes before Cabinet this week (Friday, December 14) for initial review.

Mayflower 400 celebration plans revealed for Harwich as national group announces arts funding

A series of celebration events and a welcome centre are planned for Harwich as part of the Mayflower 400 commemorations in 2020.

Proposal to extend business support fund to create and protect further jobs in Tendring

A proposal to add £250,000 to a fund supporting Tendring businesses will go before senior councillors next week.

Residents and businesses reminded of Tendring District Council's Christmas opening times

Urgent issues will still be dealt with as usual in Tendring over the Christmas and New Year period as most frontline services will be maintained for residents.

Council pleads guilty to Health and Safety Executive charge over Legionella case

Tendring District Council (TDC) has pleaded guilty to a single charge relating to its Legionella management systems after being prosecuted as a result of a case of Legionnaire’s Disease contracted by a customer at Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles leisure centre two years ago.

Increased planning fee income set to be reinvested in the service

Increased income to Tendring District Council (TDC) brought about by a raise in planning application fees looks set to be reinvested in the planning service.

Song and dance to celebrate end of Junior Wardens' scheme for 2018

A project encouraging young people to embrace different cultures in a bid to tackle hate crime has celebrated its end for 2018.

Local Plan set for autumn examination

Revisions to the Braintree, Colchester and Tendring Councils’ Garden Community proposals are expected to go before the Government’s Planning Inspector in the autumn of 2019, it has been announced.

New look reception centre opening soon for Tendring District Council

A new combined reception centre handling enquiries for two large departments of Tendring District Council (TDC) will open next week.