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Title News Synopsis Release Date
Buildings rejected for residential use

Buildings in the former garden of a house in Little Bentley cannot be occupied for residential use, it has been decided.

21/11/2017
Shop to be converted into home

A terraced shop with a flat above in Clacton is to be converted into a two-storey house.

21/11/2017
Legal challenge by TDC to planning appeal decision over 175 new homes not being contested

A legal challenge by Tendring District Council (TDC) aimed at preventing 175 new homes being built on the outskirts of Clacton will not be contested.

21/11/2017
Sports centre worker completes African half marathon and supports local charity

Sports Centre worker Vandi Rathbone’s trip to Ghana to run a half marathon in the blistering heat was more of a challenge than even she was expecting.

20/11/2017
Actress takes break from touring for Shakespeare workshop in Clacton

Actress Rebecca Hyde is taking a break from touring in a play to deliver a Shakespeare workshop for aspiring young actors at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

20/11/2017
Almost £2,000 raised at TDC Leisure Centres for Children in Need

Staff and customers at sports and leisure centres across Tendring raised almost £2,000 for Children in Need.

20/11/2017
TDC Leader hold talks with Point Clear Bay residents

Round the table talks were staged today concerning enforcement notices which were served on residents at Point Clear Bay against the unauthorised occupation of chalets.

20/11/2017
Development rejected on highway safety grounds

A small development of four homes in Thorpe has been turned down due to highway safety concerns.

17/11/2017
Leader claims developers are making a mockery of planning system and delaying the delivery of new homes

Tendring District Council (TDC) Leader Neil Stock claims that developers are able to make a mockery of the planning system delaying efforts to provide new homes in the area.

17/11/2017
Green light for housing on part of nursery site

Plans for three new homes to be built on part of a nursery site outside Thorpe’s settlement development boundary have been give the green light.

17/11/2017
Investment in seafront hotel welcomed

A £100,000 investment creating up to 14 new jobs at a Clacton seafront hotel has been welcomed.

16/11/2017
Inspector dismisses appeal for home at equestrian business

A scheme to build a new home in the countryside to be used in connection with an equestrian business has been turned down by a Government Inspector.

16/11/2017
Go ahead for homes on grazing land

The go ahead has been given for three new homes to be built on an area of paddock and grazing land in Ramsey.

16/11/2017
Children to be treated to Princes Theatre panto

More than 100 children will be treated to this year’s Princes Theatre panto thanks to the generosity of audiences throughout the year.

16/11/2017
Stark warning over living in caravans backed by Council

The National Caravan Council (NCC) has issued a stark warning to potential buyers of caravan holiday homes. 

16/11/2017
Inspector gives green light to retirement bungalows

A development of five detached retirement bungalows on land at Kirby-le-Soken has been given the green light on appeal.

15/11/2017
Plans for care home extensions agreed

Plans to extend an existing care home in Little Clacton have been given the thumbs up.

15/11/2017
Revised scheme for new homes gets the nod

Amended plans to build two houses and a bungalow on land in Great Bromley have been given the green light.

15/11/2017
Two homes for site of former delivery office

A pair of semi-detached homes looks set to be built on the site of a former delivery office in Elmstead Market.

15/11/2017
Three new homes on arable field approved

Plans to build three new bungalows on part of an arable field in Great Holland have been given the go ahead at the second attempt.

15/11/2017

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