Month: July 2016


Please be aware that significant pressures are being felt at Colchester Hospital today and the Trust are on a critical internal incident. Please could you ensure that all alternatives to A&E/ EAU are fully considered when assessing so… Read More

15th Frinton Literary Festival

Put Frinton Literary Festival in your diary for October: Thursday 13th – Sunday 16th October 2016 Events programme Projects with local schools Join the mailing list BOX OFFICE Caxton Books and Gallery 37, Connaught Avenue, FRINTON-ON-SEA. 01255 851505… Read More

Home Security

While you are enjoying this spell of glorious summer weather, the Community Policing Team reminds us that when we are having fun in our rear gardens to make sure the front of your house is secure. It only take… Read More

Superfast Essex Countywide Parish Engagement Event – 13 July 2016

Further to the Superfast Essex Countywide Parish Engagement Event on 13 July 2016 the presentation slides have now been circulated. Anyone wishing to register their demand for superfast broadband, if they haven’t already, visit and follow the… Read More

Local Bus Network Review Consultation – August 2016

In 2015 Essex County Council (ECC) began a thorough review of its financial support for those local bus services that it pays for across the County. This consultation exercise is the start of the second part of the review and looks… Read More

Tendring District Local Plan – Preferred Options Consultation Document 2013-2033

Tendring District Council is reviewing its Local Plan, the document that guides planning applications and decision making across the District. An 8 week consultation exercise running from 14 July 2016 and ending on 8 September 2016 has recently… Read More

Work to improve the A12 at Witham

Highways England is planning to refurbish Olivers Bridge, where the A12 crosses B1018 Maldon Road, to the east of Witham. This is to complete essential repairs to the bridge structure and resurface the road across it. Subject to weather conditions, it… Read More

Online Scams

Help disrupt fraudsters by reporting scam emails that you receive. People receiving scam emails are urged to report them. The reports received by Action Fraud will be forwarded to the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau run by the City… Read More

Tendring District Local Plan – Preferred Options 2016

Tendring District Local Plan – Preferred Options 2016 will be available for you to view and comment between the following dates: Start date: 14/07/16 09:00 End date: 08/09/16 17:00 Follow the link; (photo credit: Kamil Porembiński, flickr)

A Petition To Help Reduce Suicides

The following letter (excerpt only) and request to sign a petition to help to reduce suicide was received from Mr Paul Lai. Since my son’s death, I have learned that thousands of young people have died needlessly from… Read More