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Government inspector rejects scheme for eight apartments

A Government inspector has turned down plans for a development of eight new apartments in Mistley.

Residents encouraged to get active with free outdoor gym class in Dovercourt

Those looking to get active in the Harwich area are being encouraged to sign up for free gym classes – which take place in the great outdoors.

Training opportunities also on offer at the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

Those looking to improve their skills, or move into a new area, are invited to attend the upcoming Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair.

August Bank Holiday changes to refuse and recycling collections in Tendring

Residents in Tendring are reminded that their refuse and recycling will be collected a day later due to the August Bank Holiday.

Inspector backs Council’s decision to refuse housing scheme without affordable homes

A planning inspector has backed a decision by Tendring District Council (TDC) to reject proposals for a housing scheme without adequate affordable homes within it.

High Court grants injunction to stop overnight camping in public areas during Clacton Airshow

A High Court injunction has been granted to prevent overnight camping on certain car parks, seafront roads and open spaces over the Clacton Airshow period.

Work on Naze wall scheme nears completion

Structural work on a sea defence scheme on the Naze at Walton has been completed.

VJ Day service is held on Clacton seafront

Veterans gathered to mark the 73rd anniversary of VJ Day with a Service of Remembrance in the Memorial Gardens on Clacton seafront today.

Residents’ chance to find out more about plans for Jaywick Sands – and what organisations can help them

An event is being held in Jaywick Sands next week for people to learn more about the organisations that work in the area.

Littering signs installed to raise awareness among drivers

New signs have been installed to deter people from littering in Tendring.

Residents to be offered advice on dog fouling and fly tipping

Residents and visitors to Clacton will be able to find out what they can do to help Tendring District Council (TDC) tackle fly-tipping and dog fouling during an advice day.

Final call for rural business grant scheme

Start-up or established businesses located in North Essex that have capital projects in advanced planning stages of business development are encouraged to discuss their plans with the LEADER grants office at Suffolk County Council. 

People encouraged to sign up for Older Persons’ Crucial Crew

An event offering advice to older people on staying safe across a whole range of areas is returning to Tendring next month.

Flag to be raised at Town Hall on Merchant Navy Day

The Red Ensign will fly outside Clacton Town Hall on September 3 to mark Merchant Navy Day 2018.

Young actors showcase their talent with summer play

Budding young actors demonstrated their talents with an end-of-term play exploring issues of bullying and peer pressure.

Pop-up coastal museum to visit the District

Resorting to the Coast’s pop-up ‘Marvellous Museum of Coastal Curiosities’ is visiting Tendring for the first time this summer.

Council staff help rescue seal stranded on Jaywick Sands beach

A seal stranded on a beach in Jaywick Sands was helped by Tendring District Council (TDC) staff yesterday.

VJ Day service on Clacton seafront

A service is being held on Clacton seafront to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of VJ Day.

Traditional seaside fun day returns to Dovercourt

There will be fun for all the family at the Beside the Seaside Festival in Dovercourt this weekend.

Don’t lose your voice - residents in Tendring urged to respond to their annual canvass form

Local residents are being warned not to lose their voice on matters that affect them by responding to their annual canvass form as soon as possible.  Forms containing voter registration details for residential addresses will be delivered to households in the district during August.