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First all-electric taxi licensed in Tendring

A cabbie has become the first in Tendring to ply his trade with an all-electric vehicle.

Larger bins installed along seafronts

Larger bins have been installed along seafronts across Tendring to help tackle the issue of littering.

Extra £1.5million to be spent on cliff repairs

Proposals to spend an additional £1.5million to repair unstable cliffs in Holland-on-Sea have been backed by councillors.

Young actors to tread the boards as curtains re-open at Princes Theatre

The Princes Theatre is due to open its curtains once again and kick-off a stellar programme with a hard-hitting youth performance.

Appeal for memories of Clacton as part of anniversary celebrations

Clacton residents and holidaymakers past and present are being asked to share their memories as part of an anniversary project.

New chairman elected at Tendring District Council

A new chairman has been selected at Tendring District Council (TDC) following the annual meeting.

No changes to waste collections during May bank holiday weekends

Tendring residents are reminded there are no changes to waste and recycling collections over the two May bank holiday weekends.

Nominations open for Tendring Youth Awards

Nominations have opened for the fifth Tendring Youth Awards, taking place in 2021.

Voters reminded to stay Polling Day Safe

Electors looking to vote in the 6 May polls are being reminded of the measures in place to keep them safe during the pandemic.

Patients and residents urged to have their say on GP surgery relocation plans

Local people are invited to have their say on proposals to relocate the Ranworth and St James GP practices in Clacton.

Additional COVID-19 Business Grant Support Available

Further financial support from the Government for businesses in Tendring is now available.


Not too late to complete your census

Tendring residents are being reminded that it is not too late to complete their census.

Candidates published for upcoming Elections as deadline looms for residents to register to vote

Those standing for election to Tendring District Council (TDC) and Essex County Council (ECC) in the area have been revealed after the nominations deadline passed Thursday, 8 April.

Chairman of Tendring District Council marks the death of Prince Philip

Following the death of The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, the Chairman of Tendring District Council, Dan Land will send a letter of condolence today.

No ban in force preventing horses using district beaches

Following the recent events regarding the alleged ban on horses using the beaches within the district during the summer months, as Leader of Council, I wish to make a public statement to clarify the position.  This decision has been made by officers without the knowledge or consent of the Cabinet at Tendring District Council. This was wrong and for that I can only apologise.

No changes to waste and recycling collections over the April bank holiday weekend

Residents in Tendring are being reminded that there are no changes to waste and recycling collections over the April bank holiday weekend.

Have you received your poll card?

Poll cards have been delivered to almost 120,000 voters across Tendring – with residents asked to check if they have theirs.

Tendring leisure centres set out road map for re-opening

Leisure centres in Tendring have set out how they will re-open, in line with the government roadmap.

There is still time to complete Census 2021

There is still time for people to complete their Census if they have not already done so – with households asked to fill in the form as soon as possible.