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Lords visit Clacton as part of study into seaside regeneration

Six members of the House of Lords Select Committee on Regenerating Seaside Towns visited Tendring today as part of its inquiry into the complex challenges faced by seaside towns.

Beach Hut Association Frinton Family Fun Day

Frinton Beach Hut Association is throwing open its doors with the help of Tendring District Council and the Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service to provide children, young people and families with a summer fun day out.

Volunteers help Tendring retain four Green Flags

Tendring has been recognised with four Green Flag awards by Keep Britain Tidy.

Historical experience of Tendring towns

People are invited to join historical guided heritage walks in Clacton and Frinton over the summer.

Return of beside the seaside extravaganza

The summer holidays kick off in style this weekend with the return of the Beside the Seaside festival in Clacton.

Cabinet votes to demolish Honeycroft sheltered housing scheme

Senior councillors have voted today (Friday, July 13) for the demolition of a sheltered housing scheme in Lawford.

Celebration to mark Junior Wardens project first term ending

Dancing, music and culture will feature at a celebration event marking the end of the first term of the Tendring Junior Wardens’ project.

Auditions invite to budding young theatre stars for thought-provoking play

Auditions take place next week for the next Princes Acting Centre (PAC) production, being put together over the summer holidays.

Travellers given notice to leave Holland Haven

A group of travellers who pitched up at Holland Haven Country Park have been ordered to leave by police.

Tendring Youth Awards celebrate our community stars

The third Tendring Youth Awards were held last week showcasing and rewarding the inspirational talent and achievement of Tendring’s young people.

Celebration of Tendring’s Second World War veterans

For the fourth time, Tendring District Council (TDC) teamed up with the Royal British Legion (RBL) Clacton-on-Sea branch to organise the annual afternoon tea dance at Clacton’s Princes Theatre for Second World War veterans in our community.

Council united in calls to dual Tendring stretch of A120

Councillors have backed calls for the A120 through Tendring to be upgraded to a dual carriageway.

Clacton Town Hall to fly English flag on St George’s Day

The St George’s flag will be flown at Clacton Town Hall on St George’s Day after councillors agreed to the move.

Public to be asked views on polling arrangements

A consultation begins later this month on where polling districts – and polling stations – are located during elections in Tendring.

Excitement building for 2018 Tendring Youth Awards

Youngsters who do great things in the community will be honoured at the Tendring Youth Awards later this week.

Cost of tackling unauthorised traveller sites is money well spent

Tendring District Council (TDC) officers, alongside the Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU) and security contractors, have worked hard over the weekend to secure public land and to protect and reassure residents after several groups of travellers set up unauthorised encampments in the district.

Refurbishment begins on two blocks of Council homes

Two sets of Tendring District Council (TDC) apartments in the north of the district are being refurbished to make them better places for residents to live.

Pub can be turned into home after planning inspector ruling

A Manningtree pub can be converted into a home, a planning inspector has ruled.

Fun run and fun day event in aid of Porridge and Pens in Brightlingsea

Two fun runs and a whole host of family activities are taking place at Brightlingsea Sports Centre this weekend as part of an event for Porridge and Pens.

New inclusive play area and Changing Places facility supports children and young people with disabilities in Walton-on-the-Naze

The opening of a new inclusive play area and accessible Changing Places facility in Walton-on-the-Naze is enabling children and young people with disabilities to have fun and enjoy the great outdoors.