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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.

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.

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.

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.

New homes in Jaywick Sands go on the market

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

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.

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.

Have you got your census letter?

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

New business support service to launch across Tendring

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

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.

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.

Have you got your census letter?

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

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.

Quality certificate awarded to council service

A council team which ensures properties are built to a good standard has received an international quality award for its management.

Second consultation to launch for village neighbourhood plan

A consultation is being held on a proposed neighbourhood plan for Alresford.

Budget to support district's recovery from pandemic

Supporting the area to recover from the impact of Covid-19 is the focus of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) financial plans for the coming year.

Demolition begins of former sheltered housing block

Demolition of a former sheltered housing block in Lawford has begun.

Changes to waste collection due to impact of cold weather

Changes are being made to waste collections in Tendring due to the impacts of the recent cold weather.