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Have your say on future of Tendring Sports Centres

Views are being sought on the future of Tendring’s two sports centres..

Village votes in favour of Neighbourhood Plan

A Tendring village has voted in support of a new neighbourhood plan.

Covid support grants totalling £56million help more than 2,000 Tendring businesses

Businesses in Tendring have received more than £56million in Covid support grants since the start of the pandemic.

Coat of Arms designed for Clacton's anniversary as part of school competition

Schoolchildren designed alternative coats of arms for Clacton in a competition to mark the town’s 150th birthday.

Council to show support for emergency services

Emergency Services Day will be marked in Tendring with the flying of a special flag.

Tendring offers support to Afghan interpreters seeking refuge in the UK

Afghan interpreters who supported our British Armed Forces are being offered help in Tendring.

Merchant Navy Day marked with raising of the Red Ensign

Clacton Town Hall raised the Red Ensign flag today (Friday, 3 September) to mark Merchant Navy Day.

Motorists warned of potential delays during roadworks at busy junction

Roadworks are set to begin next week at a busy junction in Tendring district.

Queen wishes Clacton a happy birthday

HM The Queen has wished Clacton a happy birthday as the town celebrates its 150th anniversary.

Town Hall to fly flag for Merchant Navy Day

Tendring District Council (TDC) is marking Merchant Navy Day this week by hoisting a special flag up the Clacton Town Hall flag pole.

150th Anniversary Flights grace the skies of Clacton

Clacton’s 150th anniversary was marked with two flight displays above the town’s seafront today (Friday, 27 August).

First day of Clacton 150 Anniversary Flights proves huge success

All eyes were to the skies today in Clacton as the town marked its 150th anniversary with a flying event above the seafront.

New website launched for Tendring leisure centres

A brand-new website has been launched for Tendring leisure centres.

Bonus fly-by revealed for Clacton 150 Anniversary Flights

An extra flight has been announced for the first day of the Clacton 150 anniversary flights.

Suffragette history celebrated as part of Clacton 150

Campaigning by the Suffragette movement in Clacton is being celebrated as part of the town’s 150th birthday commemorations – including a relative of one of the campaign’s leading lights.

Planning application submitted to revamp Starlings site

A planning application has been submitted to transform a derelict site in Dovercourt into a car park, public toilets and events space.

Good luck to local Team GB sporting star

Ellie Challis, 17, from Tendring has been selected to represent Team GB in the swimming at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and everyone from Tendring District Council (TDC) is cheering her on.

Clacton Town Hall to turn rainbow for town's Pride event

The rainbow flag will fly above Clacton Town Hall, and the building lit up, later this month to mark Clacton Pride.

Could grant funding help support your event?

Organisers of events in Tendring which celebrate the district and the Essex Sunshine Coast are being reminded of a fund available to support their work.

Harwich parkrun to mark sixth anniversary

A running event open to all abilities is marking its sixth anniversary this weekend.