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Visit by UN official gives council opportunity to promote renewal work in Jaywick Sands

A visit by a United Nations (UN) official to Jaywick Sands has given Tendring District Council (TDC) the opportunity to promote the ongoing work it is supporting in the village.

Tendring pays its respects to the fallen with Remembrance Day commemorations

Thousands of people gathered to pay their respects to those who lost their lives in conflict across a weekend of events to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Authority re-issues advice over council tax banding cold call

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

Council confirms prosecution due over Legionella case
Tendring District Council (TDC) has confirmed it is to be prosecuted as a result of a case of Legionnaire’s Disease contracted by a Walton-on-the-Naze Lifestyles leisure centre customer two years ago.
Festival to light up Harwich to commemorate sailing of the Mayflower

A family-friendly procession and performance will celebrate Harwich’s involvement in the sailing of The Mayflower to America later this month.

Independent people sought to maintain standards and review Members' allowances at councils

Independent people are sought to maintain high standards of councillors’ conduct and review councillors’ allowances.

Enforcement paused against nursery's Wonderland after appeal and application made

Action by Tendring District Council (TDC) against a garden centre and its Winter Wonderland has been put on hold pending an appeal and planning application.

Proposed development outside Great Bromley turned down by inspector

A Planning Inspector has backed Tendring District Council’s decision to turn down plans for a development outside of Great Bromley.

Celebration to mark Junior Wardens' project ending for 2018

Dancing, singing, music and culture will feature at a celebration event marking the end of the Tendring Junior Wardens’ project for 2018.

Special commemorations planned to mark 100 years since Armistice Day

A series of commemorative events are being planned in Clacton to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Crackdown held on illegal waste carriers in Jaywick Sands

A multi-agency action day was held in Jaywick Sands to target illegal waste carriers operating in the area.

Panto comedy star returning to Clacton – as audiences urged to play themed Peter Pan game

A renowned pantomime comedy star is going back to his Clacton roots for this year’s panto at the Princes Theatre.

Tendring4Growth event promotes district to new audience at Houses of Parliament event

Investment opportunities in Tendring were promoted to government ministers and businesses at a Parliamentary event held on Wednesday, October 24.

Summer policing operation in Clacton proves a success

A police initiative putting extra patrols on the streets of Clacton during the summer season has been hailed a success.

Princes Theatre awarded Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

Clacton’s Princes Theatre has been awarded a Certificate of Excellent by a leading online review site.

Find out if your home will have a wheelie bin as new posters go live on dustbin lorries

Residents in Tendring are able to find out now whether or not they will have a wheelie bin when a new waste collection system is introduced next summer.

Community Safety Partnership wins £2k grant from Tesco's Bags of Help scheme

Tendring Community Safety Partnership is delighted to announce it has bagged £2,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme.

Council raises more than £1,200 for Macmillan

A series of coffee mornings held by Tendring District Council (TDC) in aid of the Macmillan Cancer Charity have raised more than £1,200.

Councils set out Garden Community proposals timeline

Proposals to create new Garden Community developments across North Essex could go before the Government Planning Inspector next year.

House belonging to captain of The Mayflower to become visitor attraction in 2020

The house which once belonged to the captain of The Mayflower – the ship that took the Pilgrim Fathers to America – is to be opened as a tourist attraction to mark the 400th anniversary of the boat’s historic sailing.