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New leisure facilities open to the public during free open weekend sessions

Visitors have their first opportunity to use Clacton Leisure Centre’s new Wellbeing Zone following a ribbon cutting ceremony this morning (Friday 4 March).

Priorities set out for year ahead at Tendring District Council

Key priority areas of action for Tendring District Council (TDC) have been agreed by the authority’s Cabinet.

Council shows its support for Ukraine

Clacton Town Hall will be lit up in blue and yellow – the colours of the Ukrainian flag – in a show of support for the country after it was invaded by Russia.

Open weekends for people to try out district leisure centres

An open weekend is being held at Tendring District Council-run leisure centres for people to try out activities.

Illuminate Festival returns to celebrate Historic Harwich

A spectacular twilight aerial display will get the 2022 Illuminate Festival off to a flying start in Historic Harwich.

Pride of Tendring Awards 2022

Community heroes from across the District were recognised at a glitzy ceremony for the 2022 Pride of Tendring awards.

'Fiercely ambitious' budget to deliver priorities at council

Councillors have approved a “fiercely ambitious” budget to deliver key projects at Tendring District Council (TDC) – while keeping a council tax rise to less than inflation.

Nominations open for Tendring Youth Awards 2022

Nominations have opened for the sixth Tendring Youth Awards, taking place in 2022.

Restoration work progressing at Historic Harwich Treadwheel Crane

Restoration works on the Scheduled Monument and Grade ll* listed Treadwheel Crane, a unique building in Historic Harwich, are progressing well with further details of the building’s past uncovered at a special event hosted by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Green Flag bids to be made for Tendring

Green Flag awards will be entered again by Tendring District Council (TDC) in 2022 as the authority looks to retain recognition for its open spaces.

Heritage in Tendring protected and celebrated

Tendring’s rich history is being protected and celebrated through a number of council-run or supported schemes.

Call to light up for jubilee and share community events

Tendring is being rallied to gear up and mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this summer.

Sports centre customers to be contacted over transition to schools operation

Users of Brightlingsea and Harwich Sports Centres will be contacted soon by Tendring District Council’s (TDC) leisure team as part of transitional arrangements.

Holocaust remembered with Memorial Day service

A service was held on Clacton seafront today to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.

Garages replaced with modern amenities

A set of garages has been re-built in Clacton to cater for modern usage.

Investment of more than half a million pounds made into key projects

An investment of more than £525,000 is being made by Tendring District Council (TDC) into two of its priority projects.

Local Plan adopted by Tendring District Council

A new Local Plan to guide development in Tendring up to 2033 has been formally adopted by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Transformation Project completed at Tendring District Council

A multi-million pound project to improve Tendring District Council’s (TDC) office buildings and make them more environmentally friendly has been completed.

Council reduces carbon emissions through energy supply changes

Carbon emissions have been cut by almost a quarter at Tendring District Council (TDC) over the past three years.

Pride of Tendring winners revealed

Unsung heroes from around Tendring have been recognised in the district’s own version of the New Year’s honours list.