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Your chance to review proposed polling arrangements

Proposals on where polling districts – and polling stations – are located during elections in Tendring have been published for people to review.

£130k refurbishment of Brightlingsea toilets agreed - and Clacton loos to remain free

Plans to spend £130,000 improving public toilets in Brightlingsea have been agreed.

Multi-million pound wind farm maintenance centre in Harwich given green light

Proposals for a new multi-million pound offshore wind farm maintenance centre in Tendring have been given the green light – securing around 60 jobs in the district.

Powers to fine rogue landlords approved

Senior councillors have today agreed proposals giving Tendring District Council (TDC) powers to fine rogue landlords up to £30,000 if they do not properly maintain their properties.

Check of council tenants results in nine properties being re-allocated

Nine council homes have been re-allocated to people on Tendring District Council’s waiting list following a tenancy audit.

Harwich week of action to tackle loan sharks

The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) is working in partnership with Tendring District Council to deliver a new campaign to raise awareness of loan sharks in Harwich and Dovercourt.

Clacton Town Centre working group set for first meeting

A new working group looking at issues and opportunities for Clacton town centre will meet for the first time later this month.

Walton boat builder trawling for apprentice at Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

A boat builder based in Walton-on-the-Naze is hoping to find a new apprentice to take on the trade at next month’s Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair.

Four top animal welfare RSPCA gongs awarded to Tendring District Council

Teams at Tendring District Council (TDC) have picked up four animal welfare awards from the RSPCA – including a prestigious platinum award.

Find out more about dealing with fly tipping and dog fouling at Harwich advice day

Harwich and Dovercourt residents can find out what they can do to help Tendring District Council (TDC) tackle fly-tipping and dog fouling during an advice day.

Heritage programmes found in late Princes Theatre-goer's home

Historical programmes from Clacton’s Princes Theatre, dating back more than 60 years, have been added to the venue’s archive after they were rescued from a theatre-lover’s home.

Rogue landlords could face fines for poor properties

Rogue landlords could face fines of up to £30,000 if they fail to maintain their properties under new powers being considered by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Town centre toilets to remain free under proposals as Brightlingsea facilities set to get £130k refurbishment

Public toilets in Clacton town centre are set to remain free to use under plans put forward to a meeting next week - while facilities in Brightlingsea are set for refurbishment.

Business breakfast helps Tendring firms look to future growth

More than 30 local firms attended a business breakfast event run by Tendring District Council’s Regeneration team yesterday morning (Tuesday, September 4).

Huge variety of pathways on offer with the armed forces at Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

Soldiers, sailors and support crews for the future of Britain’s Armed Forces could be uncovered at the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair next month.

Fun for all the family at Manningtree Sports Centre open day

Families had a chance to try the activities on offer at Manningtree Sports Centre as part of an open day held at the weekend.

Council supports Merchant Navy Day and Emergency Services Day

A special red ensign was flown at Clacton Town Hall today (Monday, September 3) as Tendring District Council (TDC) marked Merchant Navy Day.

Young people paint colourful murals in Dovercourt Park

A group of young people have spent their summer holidays painting murals in a Dovercourt park to help brighten up the area.

Authority confirms it is not working with company over council tax bands

Tendring District Council (TDC) is confirming to residents that it is not working with a company over re-evaluating bands for council tax rates.

Young actors’ summer play opens to audiences next week

A sharp-witted play addressing issues of ageing and millennial angst will be staged at Clacton’s Princes Theatre next week.