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Street Tag sees school pupils travel 35,000 miles

Pupils and their families taking part in the Street Tag physical activity game have walked, cycled and otherwise actively travelled more than 35,000 miles – almost one-and-a-half times around the Earth’s equator – in the past three months.

14/03/2022
Renewed commitment made by council to armed forces community

Tendring District Council (TDC) has renewed its commitment to current and former members of the military community by re-signing the Armed Forces Covenant.

10/03/2022
Illuminate Festival programme will light up Historic Harwich

A stunning programme has been unveiled for this month’s Illuminate Festival in Historic Harwich.

10/03/2022
Sports centre users being successfully accommodated during transition period

Ninety per cent of hirers at Brightlingsea and Harwich Sports Centres have already been accommodated as part of the transition of operations at the site.

08/03/2022
Clacton Town Hall to mark Commonwealth Day

Tendring residents are invited to join a celebration of Commonwealth Day.

07/03/2022
Chairman raises almost £3k for local charities

More than £2,750 has been raised for local good causes by Tendring District Council Chairman Jeff Bray during his year in office.

07/03/2022
New leisure facilities open to the public during free open weekend sessions

Visitors have their first opportunity to use Clacton Leisure Centre’s new Wellbeing Zone following a ribbon cutting ceremony this morning (Friday 4 March).

04/03/2022
Council shows its support for Ukraine

Clacton Town Hall will be lit up in blue and yellow – the colours of the Ukrainian flag – in a show of support for the country after it was invaded by Russia.

28/02/2022
Priorities set out for year ahead at Tendring District Council

Key priority areas of action for Tendring District Council (TDC) have been agreed by the authority’s Cabinet.

28/02/2022
Open weekends for people to try out district leisure centres

An open weekend is being held at Tendring District Council-run leisure centres for people to try out activities.

21/02/2022
Illuminate Festival returns to celebrate Historic Harwich

A spectacular twilight aerial display will get the 2022 Illuminate Festival off to a flying start in Historic Harwich.

18/02/2022
Pride of Tendring Awards 2022

Community heroes from across the District were recognised at a glitzy ceremony for the 2022 Pride of Tendring awards.

17/02/2022
'Fiercely ambitious' budget to deliver priorities at council

Councillors have approved a “fiercely ambitious” budget to deliver key projects at Tendring District Council (TDC) – while keeping a council tax rise to less than inflation.

16/02/2022
Nominations open for Tendring Youth Awards 2022

Nominations have opened for the sixth Tendring Youth Awards, taking place in 2022.

14/02/2022
Green Flag bids to be made for Tendring

Green Flag awards will be entered again by Tendring District Council (TDC) in 2022 as the authority looks to retain recognition for its open spaces.

10/02/2022
Restoration work progressing at Historic Harwich Treadwheel Crane

Restoration works on the Scheduled Monument and Grade ll* listed Treadwheel Crane, a unique building in Historic Harwich, are progressing well with further details of the building’s past uncovered at a special event hosted by Tendring District Council (TDC).

10/02/2022
Heritage in Tendring protected and celebrated

Tendring’s rich history is being protected and celebrated through a number of council-run or supported schemes.

09/02/2022
Call to light up for jubilee and share community events

Tendring is being rallied to gear up and mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this summer.

03/02/2022
Sports centre customers to be contacted over transition to schools operation

Users of Brightlingsea and Harwich Sports Centres will be contacted soon by Tendring District Council’s (TDC) leisure team as part of transitional arrangements.

01/02/2022
Garages replaced with modern amenities

A set of garages has been re-built in Clacton to cater for modern usage.

28/01/2022

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