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Bungalow to be knocked down to make way for new homes

A bungalow looks set to be demolished in Clacton to make way for five new homes.

Dovercourt Beside the Seaside event a big hit

Thousands of people flocked to Dovercourt seafront for the town’s first Beside the Seaside event.

Volunteers praised for hard work in seafront gardens

Green-fingered volunteers have been praised for their efforts to help Clacton’s seafront gardens bloom.

Extra time given for legal agreement to be signed off

Extra time has been given to complete a legal agreement over plans to build 25 new bungalows in Mistley.

Travellers leave Walton car park site

A group of Travellers have moved off an overspill car park site in Walton after staying there for around a week.

Homeowners’ wish granted to downsize for retirement

A homeowner has been given the green light to build a new house in the garden of his Brightlingsea home ready for his retirement.

Go ahead for traveller pitch for Romany family

A traditional Romany gypsy family has been given the go ahead to set up a pitch on agricultural land in Weeley.

Seaside project highlights heritage on Tendring coast

The history of Tendring’s coastline is set to be brought to life through a series of free events supported by Essex County Council, Tendring District Council and the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Four more aircraft unveiled for Clacton Airshow

Four more exciting aircraft have been unveiled for this year’s Clacton Airshow -making it one of the best ever line-ups.

Changes to plans for major development refused by Committee

Significant changes to plans for a major development in Mistley have been refused.

Development of almost 50 homes cleared after changes made

A significant development of almost 50 homes on the outskirts of Clacton has been given the all-clear after changes were made to the scheme.

New helipad facility takes off

A company’s bid to set up a temporary helipad to serve its offshore wind farms has taken off.

Flood resiliant home is rejected

Plans to knock down a holiday chalet and replace it with a three-storey home in Point Clear Bay have been rejected.

Tendring businesses: Help us to help you!

Help us to help you! That’s the message to businesses across Tendring in an effort to provide them with better support.

Successful Halloween Monster smash to be repeated

It may still be summer but in the depths of the dungeons at Clacton’s Princes Theatre they are already preparing for Halloween.

Revised scheme gets the green light

A revised proposal to build two new homes in Kirby-le-Soken has been given the green light.

Gym taster sessions prove popular part of summer holiday activities at Tendring’s leisure facilities

More than a dozen youngsters went along to a gymnastics taster session as part of the summer holiday activities being arranged at Tendring’s leisure facilities.

Uuacceptable backland development halted

Plans to build two three-bedroom homes behind properties in Bradfield have been halted as unacceptable backland development.

Development in rural area vetoed

A small development of four new homes in a rural area has been turned down.

Teams announced for the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

The 20 teams for the 2017 OVO Energy Tour of Britain have today been announced, in a line-up that will feature ten UCI WorldTour teams, plus a further three squads that have competed in one of the two Grand Tours so far in 2017.