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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.

11/11/2018
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.

11/11/2018
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.

06/11/2018
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.
06/11/2018
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.

06/11/2018
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.

01/11/2018
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.

01/11/2018
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.

31/10/2018
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.

31/10/2018
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.

31/10/2018
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.

29/10/2018
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.

29/10/2018
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.

26/10/2018
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.

26/10/2018
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.

25/10/2018
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.

24/10/2018
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.

24/10/2018
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.

24/10/2018
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.

22/10/2018
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.

19/10/2018

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