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Wardens look to branch out on their tree-mendous work

Tendring Tree Wardens gathered recently to take stock and update plans – including reviewing progress on an experimental project.

Learn new talents and discover a new career at Tendring skills fair

People can try their hand at new skills and discover a possible new career at a fun and informative event next week.

Not long to go until Tendring4Growth fortnight celebrating local business

There is just one week to go until a series of events celebrating all that is great about Tendring business.

Opportunity to give your views on the future of heritage in five new areas

Views are being sought on how five further heritage areas are protected – and how buildings might be preserved in the future.

Book your tickets now for Shrek the Musical opening this week

Shrek the Musical comes to the Princes Theatre this week in a dazzling show performed by a cast of young people, with professional scenery and amazing costumes.

Council enforcement teams rise to summer challenge

Newly published figures have revealed how Tendring District Council (TDC) teams rose to the challenges posed by increased visitor numbers during the summer season.

Investment zone proposals welcomed by Council leader

Proposals unveiled on Friday, 23rd September by the Chancellor for Investment Zones around the UK have been welcomed by the Leader of Tendring District Council.

Consultation extended on next steps proposed for Jaywick Sands

A consultation over next steps proposed for Jaywick Sands which was paused due to the period of national mourning has been extended.

New gym equipment to be installed in Tendring leisure centres

New gym equipment is being installed in three leisure centres run by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Veterans honour passing of Queen at annual tea dance event

Armed Forces veterans were guests of honour at the annual tea dance event held at the Princes Theatre.

Thanks given to those who paid tribute to HM Queen Elizabeth II

The Chairman of Tendring District Council (TDC) has given his thanks to all those who paid tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II during the period of national mourning.

Services to close as council pays its respects to Queen Elizabeth II

Most services across Tendring District Council (TDC) will close on the day of HM Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral as a mark of respect.

Chairman of Tendring District Council to make proclamation of new sovereign

Peter Harris, Chairman of Tendring District Council, will make an official proclamation on Sunday (11 September), announcing the new monarch.

Support for emergency services to be shown by council

Tendring will mark Emergency Services Day this week by flying a special flag at Clacton Town Hall.

Are you using licensed doggy day care?

Pet owners using ‘doggy day care’ or similar facilities are being urged to check if the providers are licensed.

Consultation launches on next steps proposed for Jaywick Sands

A consultation has begun over next steps proposed for Jaywick Sands.

Clacton Town Hall will fly flag to mark Merchant Navy Day

Tendring District Council (TDC) will mark Merchant Navy Day by flying the Red Ensign on the Clacton Town Hall flag pole.

Clacton Airshow brings the wow factor as event returns after two-year break

Day two of the 2022 Clacton Airshow saw one of the event’s busiest-ever days as the event returned after a Covid-enforced absence.

Tribunal upholds fine for rogue landlord who failed to properly manage HMOs

A landlord who did not properly maintain two Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) has been fined £23,000 for the failings by Tendring District Council (TDC).

Taxi fares increased in Tendring

Taxi fares in Tendring have gone up following a request by cab drivers.