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Open plot of land looks set to become storage and distribution centre

An open air storage and distribution centre for garden fencing products looks set to take over a plot of land in Harwich with the promise of around 25 new jobs.

Developer granted right of access for new social housing scheme

The developer behind a new social housing scheme in Harwich has been granted a right of way over land needed to provide pedestrian access to the properties.

Enforcement action to be targeted and focused on priorities

Enforcement action taken by Tendring District Council (TDC) will be targeted and focused on priorities and high risk issues.

Public asked to share views on the future of minor injury units and Walk in Centre across Colchester and Tendring

Clinicians at the North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are asking local people to have their say on the future of the Minor Injury Units at Clacton and Harwich and the Walk In Centre in Colchester.

Plans agreed for four new homes on grassland area

A vacant area of grassland in Great Bentley has now been earmarked for four new homes.

Council to consider charging for public toilets

Residents and visitors in Tendring could be charged for using public toilets in the future.

TDC looks to centralise its sites in Clacton

A full business case is set to be drawn up to centralise Tendring District Council’s (TDC) office accommodation in Clacton.

Bungalow given go ahead in garden

A bungalow looks set to be built in the garden of a house in Thorpe.

Leading housing expert supports Garden Communities project

A panel led by one of the country’s leading housing experts has commended the scale of ambition and strength of co-operation between the councils developing proposed North Essex Garden Communities.

Scheme for new home rejected

Hopes of building a new home on land next to a converted chapel in Great Bromley have been dashed.

Delivering better customer services at a lower cost

Efforts are continuing to provide better customer service at a lower cost for residents and businesses in Tendring.

TDC Cabinet Member resigns from Council

Tendring District Council (TDC) Cabinet Member Tom Howard has resigned from the Council.

Council still needs to find savings of more than £600,000 to balance the books this year

Despite making savings of almost £1million this year Tendring District Council (TDC) still needs to find another £603,000 by the end of March to balance the books.

Call for more funding for Essex Police

A call is to be made for the Home Office to provide greater funding for Essex Police.

Christmas Pharmacy Opening Times

The NHS is reminding residents in mid and north east Essex where they can access expert medical treatment to help them stay well during the Christmas holidays.

Bungalow to be demolished to make way for new homes

A dilapidated bungalow is to be demolished to make way for four new homes on a site in Clacton.

Special relaxed performance of panto to be staged

Clacton’s Princes Theatre is to stage a special “relaxed” performance of its pantomime Sleeping Beauty this winter following the success of last year’s trial.

Improved network coverage for residents in Great Bentley

Residents in Great Bentley can expect improved network coverage and capacity from Telefonica UK.

Chalet bungalow for village site

Proposals to build a chalet bungalow on a piece of land in Frating have been given the green light in principle.

Mature trees to be felled for safety reasons

Four large mature trees are to be felled for safety reasons in the Gardens area of Clacton.