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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.

Warning over use of inflatables as beach patrol carry out two rescues at Clacton yesterday

Clacton’s Beach Patrol team had a busy weekend, carrying out two sea rescues yesterday (Sunday, July 1).

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.

Expanded housing development in Frating is approved

An expanded housing development in Frating has been approved by Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Planning Committee.

Support from Council for Clacton stop smoking service

An e-cigarette shop in Clacton is the first in the District to offer a stop smoking service to residents.

Green light for homes on Dovercourt farm

Plans for 42 homes to be built on farmland in Dovercourt have been given the green light.

Construction to start on £5M cliff stabilisation scheme this summer after planning permission granted

A £5million project to shore up cliffs along the Holland-on-Sea seafront will begin this summer, now planning permission has been granted.

Two Council offices to be connected with link

A proposal to link to Tendring District Council (TDC) offices has been approved.

Planning inspector confirms housing growth figure for North Essex

A planning inspector has confirmed the amount of new houses which need to be built across north Essex over the next 15 years.

Traveller encampments monitored around Tendring

Officers from Tendring District Council (TDC), working in partnership with the Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU) and police are continuing to monitor and respond to traveller encampments in the area into the weekend.

Large group of travellers pitch up at Walton

Around 30 vehicles and caravans have turned up on land beside the Columbine Centre in Walton.

Bake sale raises funds for charity as Council flies the flag for our Armed Forces

A special flag was hoisted at Clacton Town Hall this morning ahead of Armed Forces Day on Saturday, June 30.

Tendring Community Safety Partnership calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco’s bag fund

Tendring Community Safety Partnership is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Council dealing with Three traveller incursions in District

Three traveller encampments have been set up within Tendring.

Gala dinner to open 2018 Clacton Airshow and support RAF veterans

A gala dinner is to be held the night before this year’s Clacton Airshow takes off.

Open day fun at Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles

Fun was had by all at the Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles leisure centre community open day.

Wren veteran meets cast of wartime-style show

A 94-year-old veteran of the Women’s Royal Naval Service (Wrens) was the guest of honour at a special show at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

Service held to mark 36 years since end of Falklands War

A commemoration service was held at Clacton War Memorial to mark the anniversary of the end of the Falklands War.