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Candidates published for upcoming Elections as deadline looms for residents to register to vote

Those standing for election to Tendring District Council (TDC) and Essex County Council (ECC) in the area have been revealed after the nominations deadline passed Thursday, 8 April.

12/04/2021
Chairman of Tendring District Council marks the death of Prince Philip

Following the death of The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, the Chairman of Tendring District Council, Dan Land will send a letter of condolence today.

09/04/2021
No ban in force preventing horses using district beaches

Following the recent events regarding the alleged ban on horses using the beaches within the district during the summer months, as Leader of Council, I wish to make a public statement to clarify the position.  This decision has been made by officers without the knowledge or consent of the Cabinet at Tendring District Council. This was wrong and for that I can only apologise.

09/04/2021
No changes to waste and recycling collections over the April bank holiday weekend

Residents in Tendring are being reminded that there are no changes to waste and recycling collections over the April bank holiday weekend.

30/03/2021
Have you received your poll card?

Poll cards have been delivered to almost 120,000 voters across Tendring – with residents asked to check if they have theirs.

29/03/2021
Tendring leisure centres set out road map for re-opening

Leisure centres in Tendring have set out how they will re-open, in line with the government roadmap.

26/03/2021
There is still time to complete Census 2021

There is still time for people to complete their Census if they have not already done so – with households asked to fill in the form as soon as possible.

25/03/2021
Elections formally declared in Tendring

Elections taking place in Tendring on 6 May have formally been declared – and people are being encouraged to take part.

22/03/2021
Pupils at Tendring schools get art packs from Royal Opera House Bridge

Children at two Tendring primary schools have received art packs as part of an initiative from the Royal Opera House Bridge.

19/03/2021
New homes in Jaywick Sands go on the market

A landmark development of ten new homes in Jaywick Sands has been completed.

17/03/2021
Councils in North Essex unite to help area get back to business

A new scheme to allow independent businesses access to click and collect and delivery is one of four projects being rolled-out to help North Essex get back on its feet as the economy re-opens after lockdown.

16/03/2021
Residents encouraged to consider voting options ahead of May elections

Voters in Tendring are being encouraged to think about how they will cast their ballot in the upcoming elections.

03/03/2021
Freeport East Budget announcement

Freeport East was one of eight new Freeports announced today (3 March 2021) by Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, in his budget speech.

03/03/2021
Have you got your census letter?

Households across Tendring will now be receiving letters with online codes explaining how they can complete Census 2021.

03/03/2021
Schools to be supported in accessing extra IT devices for pupils

Schools in Tendring are being contacted to support them in accessing extra IT devices for pupils.

03/03/2021
New business support service to launch across Tendring

A specialist business support service is to launch to help firms in Tendring succeed.

03/03/2021
Have your say on plans for former Starlings building

Design proposals for the development of a new car park, event space and public toilets on a prominent site in Dovercourt have been published.

03/03/2021
Have you got your census letter?

Households across Tendring will now be receiving letters with online codes explaining how they can complete Census 2021.

01/03/2021
Garden Community Engagement Website Launched

An engagement website for the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community has been launched. The website forms a crucial part of the Engagement and Consultation Strategy for the Garden Community, which was published in December 2020.

24/02/2021
Project pipeline to help Tendring get back to business

A number of projects to help invest in Tendring and boost recovery from Covid-19 have been approved by senior councillors.

19/02/2021

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