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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 […]
£56m worth of Covid support grants given to Tendring businesses
Nearly 2,300 companies across the Tendring have been given over £56m in grants since March 2020 from one of more […]
Harbour authorities give jetski update
Work to regulate jetskiers using the waters off Brightlingsea has been stepped up over the summer. Brightlingsea Harbour reports that […]
Vaccination Bus to visit Food & Drink Festival
The NHS Vaccination Bus will be paying a visit to the Brightlingsea Food and Drink Festival on Sunday, August 29 […]
Friday Art Group to hold exhibition at the Brightlingsea Museum
The Friday Art Group will be holding an exhibition of its members' work at Brightlingsea Museum starting on Saturday, September […]
Brightlingsea Foodbank thanks volunteers
Brightlingsea Foodbank has thanked all the volunteers who helped set up and run the organisation's tea tent – and those […]
Hearing loss clinics back in Brightlingsea
Hearing loss clinics run by the Royal National Institute for the Deaf are starting up again in Brightlingsea after the […]
Water quality concerns may be unfounded
Concerns circulating regarding the quality of the town's bathing waters - sparked by an alert on the Surfers Against Sewage […]
Baked a cake for Brightlingsea Foodbank?
Brightlingsea Foodbank is running the tea tent at this weekend's Free Music Festival on Hurst Green and the organisers have […]
Brightlingsea Museum welcomes 1,000th visitor
Brightlingsea Museum – which only reopened in at the end of May as Covid restrictions lifted – welcomed its 1,000th […]
Lateral flow testing kits available in Brightlingsea
Lateral flow testing kits for Covid-19 will be available from a pop-up test site in Victoria Place, opposite the Spar, […]
Time to check if you're on the electoral register
Tendring residents will soon be asked to check their electoral register details as the district's Electoral Registration Office sends out […]
Grants available to give carers some 'me' time
Are you a carer aged over 18? Essex Carers Support is inviting carers to take part in a project as […]
LoveTendring app shows what's on and where's busy
Tendring District Council has launched an app that shows visitors and residents how busy the area's beaches are. Beach information […]
M&Co store in Fiveways to close on August 28
The M&Co concession in Brightlingsea's Fiveways store is to close on August 28. It's understood that the decision to close […]
Free holiday clubs at the YMCA
This summer YMCA Essex will be working with Active Essex to provide free holiday clubs for children who receive free […]
Brightlingsea Open Gardens raises £10,500
The Brightlingsea Open Gardens event, held over the weekend of June 26 & 27, raised £10,500 for St Helena Hospice. […]
Samsons Road house plan approved
A housing development on land near Fiveways on Samsons Road has been given the go ahead by Tendring Council. The […]
House plan submitted for former plumbers' yard in Colne Road
An outline plan to build a four-bedroomed house on the former site of plumbing business Cooper & Brome in Colne […]
Grants available for event organisers
Grants of up to £1,000 are now available from Tendring District Council to encourage events and support local traders and […]
Brightlingsea Lido looks for volunteers as opening day approaches
Brightlingsea Lido plans to re-open on June 21 – but there's a lot of work to do and the call […]
Put your rubbish out by 7am
Changes to waste collection routes in Tendring mean that rubbish should be put out by 7am as some collection times […]
New members co-opted to Brightlingsea Town Council
Brightlingsea Town Council is back up to its full strength of 12 councillors after four residents were co-opted following a […]
Solar-powered streetlights to be trialled
Solar-powered streetlights could feature on the streets of the district if a trial by Tendring District Council is successful. The […]
Councils resume 'real' meetings as Covid restrictions ease
Meetings of Brightlingsea Town and Tendring District councillors will no longer be held online, after the emergency legislation allowing virtual […]
Lisa looks to set up group for long covid sufferers
A Brightlingsea woman who caught Covid-19 last October and has been suffering with long covid symptoms since is looking to […]
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