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Public spaces protection order extended in Clacton

Tendring’s Community Safety Partnership has extended a Public Spaces Protection Order in Clacton town centre.

Sports Centre open day a huge success

Almost 300 children and adults enjoyed an open day at Manningtree Sports Centre on Saturday.

Crucial Crew returns for older people

A popular event to promote safety amongst older people in Tendring is to be staged for a fourth time this year.

It’s time to pick the nation’s favourite parks

Help us find the nation’s favourite parks by voting for yours in the People’s Choice Awards

Chairman to host World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Staff and councillors will be donning their aprons to take part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday 29 September.

Mark Cavendish to return at the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Mark Cavendish will lead Team Dimension Data in the OVO Energy Tour of Britain as the ten-time stage winner in the race makes his comeback from injury after fracturing his scapula on Stage Four of the Tour de France.

Summons served on Travellers

A court summons has been served on Travellers who set up camp on Walton’s Columbine Centre overflow car park.

Red Ensign raised in Tendring to mark Merchant Navy Day

The Red Ensign flag has been raised at Tendring District Council (TDC) offices in Clacton to mark Merchant Navy Day on Sunday 3 September.

Travellers issued with direction to leave

A group of travellers who pitched up at Walton’s Columbine Centre overflow car park have been ordered to leave within 24 hours.

Reach new heights with a career in the Armed Forces

Now in its fifth year the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair will be a chance for job seekers and those looking for a new career to see what the Armed Forces have to offer.

SMS text service to assist Council tax customers

Residents can now sign up to a new SMS text service which will send a handy reminder to their mobile phone if their monthly council tax payment is late.

Airshow is a two day spectacular in the sunshine

Clacton’s 26th annual Airshow was a two-day spectacular in the sunshine!

More than 100,000 turn out for first day of Clacton Airshow

More than 100,000 flight fans of all ages turned out for the first day of Clacton’s 26th annual airshow.

Operation launched to tackle cuckooing

An operation is being launched in Tendring to tackle the issue of vulnerable people’s homes being taken over as an operations base for selling drugs.

Geraint Thomas and Owain Doull return to OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Team Sky have confirmed that Geraint Thomas and Owain Doull are set to be part of their line-up for the OVO Energy Tour of Britain, which finishes in their home city of Cardiff on Sunday 10 September.

Council Establishes Seven Unopened Voter Registration Forms Found

Early results of an investigation over voter registration forms being discarded in Jaywick Sands have revealed that seven forms were found.

Travellers leave recreation ground before court action taken

Travellers who pitched up at Clacton’s Vista Road Recreation Ground at the weekend have now left the site before court action was needed.

Top time triallist gets a taste of Clacton

Top British time triallist James Gullen got a taste of Clacton in preparation for next month’s OVO Energy Tour of Britain.

Vacant industrial site to be taken over by building firm

Vacant units on an industrial site which have been empty for around 10 years are to be taken over by a building firm.

ITV4 to screen every minute of OVO Energy Tour of Britain live

Cycling fans will be able to watch every moment of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain live this September as ITV4 screen all eight stages from Start to Finish in their entirety for the first time.