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Empty building to be knocked down to make way for 12 new one-bedroom properties

A former care home and elderly day centre looks set to be demolished to make way for 12 new one-bedroom properties in Walton.

More than £400 raised for World's Biggest Coffee Morning at TDC

A crowd of people packed into the Chairman’s Parlour at Clacton Town Hall to help raise more than £400 in support of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Mixed village development on farmland rejected

A development of houses, shops, offices and a restaurant on farmland in Great Bromley has been turned down.

Arson at seafront toilets likely to cost around £2,000 in repairs

The cost of repairs to a block of public toilets on Clacton seafront is likely to top £2,000 following an arson attack.

Clinicians urge smokers to stub out smoking this Stoptober

Clinicians across north east Essex say there are strong health and financial benefits to stop smoking.

New M&S Foodhall for Walton site

Major plans for a new Marks and Spencer Foodhall on land in Walton which will create around 55 new jobs have been given the green light.

Call for removal of Councillor from committees for one month

A call has been made for a Tendring District Councillor to be removed from all committees and sub-committees for one month.

Cheers to new microbrewery

Two farmyard barns look set to be turned into a microbrewery and food processing unit.

Revised development given the all-clear

A revised scheme to build six detached bungalows on land in Elmstead Market has been given the all-clear.

It’s getting even safer to park in Tendring!

Three more car parks in Tendring have been given top marks following an independent safety check.

Two properties to be put together into large retail unit

Two properties in Frinton’s Connaught Avenue are to be joined up to make one large retail unit creating 15 new full and part-time jobs.

Councillor advised to consider his future

A Tendring District Councillor has been advised to consider his future in the role following a criminal conviction, due to the surrounding circumstances.

Straw bale off grid home gets the nod from inspector

A new two-bedroom off grid chalet bungalow built from straw bales has been given the nod by a Government inspector.

No to homes in garden of house

Plans to build two new homes in the garden of a house in Ardleigh have been quashed.

Contractors to begin installing new equipment swimming pool

Work is due to get underway on installing a new air conditioning system at Clacton Leisure Centre’s Swimming Pool next week.

Conclusion of audit of Statement of Accounts 2016-17

The audit of Tendring District Council's Statement of Accounts for 2016/17 has now finished.

Plans for eight bungalows get the green light

The go ahead has been given for eight bungalows to be built on land belonging to a property in Little Clacton.

Sign up for brain teaser

Teams are beginning to get their names down for a bumper annual charity quiz to be held at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

Inspector dismisses appeal over homes

A Government inspector has rejected plans to build four properties on land in Bradfield.

Conversion of guesthouse to family home vetoed

A scheme to convert a nine bedroom guesthouse into a family home in Frinton has been vetoed.