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Retired amusement arcade owner slots into familiar new home

A retired amusement arcade manager at the former Martello Caravan Park in Walton is among the first residents to benefit from new Independent Living homes built on the site.

Play area in Walton in for significant upgrade

A children’s play area in Walton is in for a significant £190,000 upgrade with a host of new equipment.

Vacant Town Centre unit to be put back to use

A former DIY and hardware shop in Clacton Town Centre looks set to get a new lease of life.

Get your job vacancy advertised for free

Businesses with job vacancies can take advantage of free advertising at the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair next month.

Brakes put on new access road scheme

The brakes have been put on plans to provide and new access road for a development in Clacton.

Council leads the way with two gold awards for animal welfare

Tendring District Council (TDC) has once again proved that it cares about animals by scooping two gold and one bronze award.

New depot scheme put on hold

Plans to set up a new portable steel container depot in Ardleigh have been put on hold.

Developer wins appeal over ten new homes

A developer has won the right to build ten new homes on a site in Thorrington.

Full house for Princes Acting Company’s first production

There was a full house of just over 40 people for the newly-formed Princes Acting Company’s first production.

Inspector rules against new 30 home development

A Government inspector has ruled against plans for a new 30 home development in Great Oakley.

Chairman’s fundraising reaches new heights with skydive

A 13,000 feet plunge from the sky has helped to raise funds for the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.

Legal challenge to planning appeal decision

A legal challenge is being mounted to a planning appeal decision which has paved the way for 175 new homes to be built on the outskirts of Clacton.

Pop-up business cafe booked for Harwich

Free one-to-one business advice will be available at a pop-up café coming to Harwich and Dovercourt Library.

Major programme launched across Essex for residents with a learning disabilities

Health and social care staff across the county have joined together to improve the life chances of people in Essex with a learning disability.

Pepper the Robot to officially open the Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair

Technology fans are in for a treat with Colchester Institute’s Pepper the Robot lined up to open this year’s Tendring Jobs and Careers Fair.

Clacton seafront hosts festival of Ganesha Visarjan

Hundreds of people turned out to celebrate the Hindu ceremony of Ganesha Visarjan at Clacton sea front on Sunday.

TDC Chairman helps celebrate 2000 editions of the Tendring Talking Times

A special edition of a talking newspaper has been recorded to mark the 40th anniversary and 2000th edition of Tendring Talking Times (TTT).

Decision made on Clacton’s historic Venetian Bridge

Plans to repair Clacton’s 103-year-old Venetian Bridge have been agreed at a meeting of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Cabinet.

Men’s Tour of Britain amazes the seafront crowds

Thousands of spectators lined the route of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain as it made its way through Tendring for an extremely competitive individual time trial.

Pump failure forces early closure of Brightlingsea pool

The end of the season for Brightlingsea open air swimming pool has had to be brought forward by one week.