Today is Tuesday, January 18, 2022

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New manager at Stoneridge Estate Agents
Barry Hayes has become the branch manager at the Brightlingsea branch of Stoneridge Estate Agents. Hayes joins after 25 years […]
Don't miss the vaccination bus
First, second and booster Covid vaccinations will be available on a walk-in basis from the vaccination bus in the YMCA […]
Could you help police dog training?
Essex police has several police dog training courses starting soon and is on the lookout for empty buildings that could […]
Have your say on county library plan
Essex residents have until 1pm on January 21 to submit their views on Essex County Council’s draft Everyone’s Library Service […]
Santa Sleigh raises record amount
Brightlingsea and District Rotary Club's Santa Sleigh raised a record £6,000 in the run-up to Christmas by travelling round the […]
Combining words and history at Brightlingsea Museum
Local writing group Brightwords is looking to work with Brightlingsea Museum on several projects in 2022. In the first instance,  […]
District Council plans average £5 tax rise
Tendring District Council's share of council tax will rise next year by an average of £5 if an outline budget […]
Recycle Tetra Paks at Fiveways
Tetra Paks – commonly used for juice cartons and Pringle-style crisp containers – can now be recycled at the bank […]
Covid Vaccinations at Colne Medical Centre
On Tuesday December 21 the practice in Station Road will be carrying out covid vaccinations between 12.30 and 8pm. Invitations […]
"Tiny House" plan submitted for Tower Cut
A plan to build a one-bedroomed, barn-style property dubbed 'Tiny House'  in the back garden of 3 Tower Street, Brightlingsea, […]
Council keeps critical services running over Christmas
Critical services will continue as usual in Tendring during the upcoming Christmas and New Year period as most frontline services […]
Victoria Place car park gains safety accreditation
Brightlingsea's Victoria Place car park has been awarded a Safer Parking Award Scheme Park Mark by the British Parking Association. […]
Santa to visit Fiveways
Father Christmas will be visiting the Fiveways store in Samsons Road Brightlingsea on Friday 3 and Saturday 4 December from […]
Beach patrols deal with nearly 150 summer incidents
Tendring District Council’s Beach Patrols were involved in almost 150 incidents over the 2021 summer season as the area's coast […]
Fear of crime survey wants your views
Residents and businesses in Tendring are being asked to give views on their fear of crime by the Tendring Community […]
Christmas in Brightlingsea guide is on the way
Brightlingsea residents will soon be receiving a guide to all the Christmas events on in the town through their letterboxes. […]
Register appliances for safety updates
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service is urging residents to use a scheme to register appliances and receive potentially life-saving […]
Grants of up to £2,500 available for micro-projects
Grants are available for smaller organisations in Tendring who are running micro-projects in local communities after Tendring District Council was […]
New Tendring leisure centre website launched by council
A new website for the Tendring's five leisure and sports centres – including Brightlingsea's – has been launched by Tendring […]
Remembrance Sunday parade and service in Brightlingsea
There will be a short service of remembrance on Sunday November 14 at 2.45pm around the War Memorial in Victoria […]
Local authors discuss their work at the Railway
Local authors Helena Nwaokolo and two members of The Brightlingsea Writing Group, Brightwords, will be reading from and talking about […]
Winter Safety Open Day aims to keep community warm and well
Community Volunteer Services Tendring are holding a Winter Safety Open Day on Tuesday, November 16 in the Parish Hall, Victoria […]
Flu jabs on offer for under 64-year-olds
The Colne Medical Practice in Station Road, Brightlingsea, is holding walk-in flu clinics for those aged 50-64 and 16-64yr olds who […]
Café Lido now available for hire
Café Lido at Brightlingsea Lido is now available as a venue for hire by local groups for activities or events […]
Job opportunity with Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners
Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners are advertising for a part-time administrative assistant to work in the Harbour Office. The role requires customer […]
Brightlingsea RNLI host successful fundraiser
A fundraising fish and chip supper organised by the Brightlingsea branch of the RNLI – with entertainment provided by local […]
£5,000 Covid recovery grants available to Tendring businesses
Phase three of Tendring District Council’s Business Adaptations Grants scheme has launched, offering up to £5,000 funding to help businesses […]
Town council gains Dementia Friendly Status
Brightlingsea Town Council has become the first local council in Tendring to have been awarded Dementia Friendly Status. The award, […]
Back to Business events grants on offer
Organisers of events linked to Hallowe’en, Christmas or Clacton 150 could qualify for a grant of £500 or £1,000 from […]
TDC votes to protect planning objectors' rights
A motion calling on the Government to protect the rights of people to object to planning applications has been unanimously […]
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