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Two seafront developments in Jaywick Sands lead the way for regeneration

Two residential developments on Jaywick Sands seafront will lead the way to attracting the private investment needed for the regeneration of the area.

Decision taken to close Walton site as precautionary measure

A decision has been taken this afternoon to close Walton on the Naze Lifestyles as a precautionary measure.

Bungalow scheme agreed for private road

Up to eight new bungalows look set to be built in an unmade private road in Weeley.

Work being carried out following positive test for legionella at Walton site

Urgent work is being carried out to locate and eliminate the source of Legionella bacteria discovered at Walton on the Naze Lifestyles.

Calls made for speed cameras and no overtaking restrictions on A133

Calls have been made for speed cameras and no overtaking restrictions to be introduced on the A133 Weeley to Clacton bypass.

Developer’s scheme on outskirts of Clacton gets' green light

A developer’s plans for a mixed use scheme involving 200 homes, foodstore, hotel and pub, retail and business units with public open space on the outskirts of Clacton has been given the green light.

Major housing development on edge of village approved

A major housing development of up to 98 homes on the edge of Thorpe has been approved.

Work continues on proposed new ward boundaries in Tendring

Work is continuing to come up with proposals for new ward boundaries across Tendring which will see the number of Councillors reduced from 60 to 48.

Moves towards creating garden community on Tendring and Colchester border receive unanimous support

Moves towards creating a ground-breaking garden-community on the borders of Tendring and Colchester have received unanimous support.

Riding school scheme clears final fence

A popular riding school has been given the all-clear to use land and buildings to continue its operation in Ramsey.

Green light for 40 sheltered retirement apartments

Plans for 40 sheltered retirement apartments in Frinton have been given the green light.

Jaywick Sands should sit in Harwich and Clacton constituency

Tendring District Councillors have called for Jaywick Sands to be put in the proposed Harwich and Clacton Parliamentary Constituency.

Home scheme rejected at appeal

Plans for a new home in Weeley have been rejected by a Government inspector.

Help and advice for businesses in the Lawford, Manningtree and Mistley areas

Help is on the way for companies looking to start up or create new growth in the Lawford, Manningtree and Mistley areas.

Clacton Airshow scoops top national award

Clacton Airshow is flying high after scooping a top national award.

Community effort to plant new trees in Cliff Park

More than 30 people turned out at the weekend to help plant new trees at Dovercourt’s Cliff Park.

Streets of Harwich lit up by festival

The streets of Harwich were lit up by a festival aimed at promoting the town's strong links with the Mayflower ship.

Tendring’s free parking scheme looks confirmed for next year

A popular free parking scheme for residents in Tendring is set to continue again next year.

First steps taken towards garden community on Tendring and Colchester border

The very first step has been taken towards creating an innovative garden community on the borders of Tendring and Colchester.

Donated Christmas tree takes pride of place in Town Centre

A 30ft high Christmas tree donated by Tesco has taken pride of place in Clacton Town Centre.