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Sections of Frinton promenade to be temporarily closed during beach hut repairs

Parts of the promenade at Frinton will be closed for three days while work is carried out on beach huts.

Princes Theatre lit up red as part of national moment to support the arts

Clacton’s Princes Theatre lit up red on Monday evening (6 July) as part of a national event to show commitment for theatres and the arts.

Boost for picturesque landscapes as Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty extended

The government has today (7 July) confirmed the expansion of the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (SC&H AONB) - to include part of Tendring.

North Essex councils to look at enhanced way of delivering economic growth across region

Councils in North Essex are set to look at a new way of working together to promote economic growth and sustainable housing across the area.

Council staff volunteer for beach clean

Staff from various Tendring District Council (TDC) services took time out of their schedules to help tidy up the Essex Sunshine Coast during Clean Beaches Week.

Amendments which could make a joint Local Plan sound have been recommended by a planning inspector

In May 2020, a planning inspector followed up his examination with a letter on the joint Section One Local Plan shared by Braintree District Council, Tendring District Council and Colchester Borough Council (North Essex Authorities (NEAs)).

People in Tendring urged to act responsibly as lockdown restrictions eased

2 July 2020 3pm: Residents and visitors to Tendring are being urged to act responsibly as further lockdown restrictions are relaxed from this weekend.

Customer service training offered free to local businesses

Fifty places on a customer service training course are up for grabs for local businesses.

Housing support bolstered in Tendring

Support for people with housing issues in Tendring has been bolstered with new measures agreed last week (Friday, 26 June).

Organisations join forces to provide virtual support

Essex County Council news release: Essex County Council has galvanised organisations in North East Essex to join their new virtual care and wellbeing service – with the aim to help the most vulnerable people stay safe and connected as we navigate our way through the coronavirus crisis.

Tendring beaches increase their number of Blue Flags

Seven beaches in Tendring have been handed prestigious awards by Keep Britain Tidy, as the district increases the number of its Blue Flags to three.

Beach hut works resume along coastline

Three sets of works to beach huts are due to resume next week – with sections of promenade to be temporarily closed as a result.

Flag raised outside Town Hall to commemorate Armed Forces Day

To honour the Armed Forces, Tendring District Council (TDC) has raised a special flag outside Clacton Town Hall.

Leisure centres in Tendring prepare to re-open

Monday 22 June 2020, 3pm: The final touches are being made to Tendring District Council’s (TDC) leisure centres to make sure they are safe for the public to use from next month – if government guidelines allow.

Public toilets re-open across Tendring

Monday 22 June 2020 10.30am: All public toilets run by Tendring District Council (TDC) are now open.

Careline service recognised with award from High Sheriff

A Tendring District Council (TDC) service supporting some of the most vulnerable people in the area has been recognised for its hard work with a prestigious award.

Waste service coping under increased demand as recycling rates rise

12 June 2020 1pm: New figures have revealed the level of pressure faced by kerbside waste and recycling teams during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Princes Youth Theatre treads the virtual boards during lockdown

The Princes Youth Theatre has continued to develop young people’s theatrical skills despite the lockdown.

Clacton Airshow postponed until 2021

The Clacton Airshow, Essex’s biggest event, has been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Businesses encouraged to take part in council survey

Businesses in the district are being asked to take part in a survey run by Tendring District Council (TDC) to help shape an inform the council’s Business Support Service.