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Empty shop to be converted into two flats

An empty run down shop on the outskirts of Clacton town centre is set to be converted into two one-bedroom flats.

Final quote needed before play equipment can be replaced

Children in Harwich should only have to wait a few more weeks before their play equipment is replaced following an arson attack.

Plans for fish and chip shop battered

A Government Inspector has turned down plans for a fish and chip shop to operate out of an empty retail unit in Holland-on-Sea.

Domino’s Pizza set to open up Great Clacton site

Domino’s Pizza is looking to open up part of an empty supermarket site in Great Clacton creating around 20 new jobs.

Development on farmland refused for second time

A second bid to build a development of seven bungalows on farmland at Kirby Cross has been rejected.

Residents get their chance to have say on Garden Community

Residents across Tendring are being given the opportunity to have their say on plans for a Garden Community on the Tendring Colchester borders.

Project to install new equipment at Swimming Pool on schedule

A £190,000 project to install a new air handling system at Clacton Leisure Centre’s Swimming Pool is progressing on schedule.

Development of almost 50 homes in village granted on appeal

A development of up to 49 homes in Thorpe has been given the all-clear by a Government Inspector.

Improvements to new community centre given go ahead

Improvements to a vacant building in Harwich which is to be used as a new community centre have been given the go ahead.

Merlin hopes to cast a spell at Princes Theatre

Merlin will be hoping to cast a spell over the audience when he appears at Clacton’s Princes Theatre pantomime next month.

Support from residents for cliff stabilisation project

Residents have given their backing to a £5 million scheme to stabilise cliffs along the Clacton and Holland-on-Sea coastline.

Landscaping scheme must be carried out

A landscaping scheme must be carried out at a Frinton Church rather than create extra parking at the site.

Agricultural building to become new home

An agricultural building on a farm in St Osyth is set to be converted into a new home.

Tendring honours its top sporting personalities of 2017

Archer Jonathan Tate has hit the bullseye by being named Tendring’s Junior Male Sports Personality of the Year for 2017.

Work begins on repairs to Clacton's historic Venetian Bridge

Contractors start the first main phase of work to repair Clacton’s 103-year-old Venetian Bridge next week.

TDC Chairman invites residents to join him at Remembrance Day Service in Clacton

Tendring District Council (TDC) Chairman Mark Platt is inviting residents to join him at next week’s Remembrance Day Service and Parade in Clacton.

Beauty spa in countryside gets the green light

A large house in the Tendring countryside is to be turned into a beauty treatment spa and daytime function venue.

Development next to memorial field rejected

A development of eight new apartments on a site in a village’s conservation area has been rejected.

Residents turn out to see latest plans for cliff stabilisation project

Residents have been keen to get their first look at the latest plans for a major new £5 million scheme to stabilise cliffs along the Clacton and Holland-on-Sea coastline.

New hotel development for Dovercourt seafront

A major new 61-bed hotel development has been given the go ahead on Dovercourt seafront.