Harwich Town Council

The Guildhall,
Church Street,
Harwich. CO12 3DS

t: 01255 507211
e: info@harwichtowncouncil.co.uk
Hours: 9.30am – 1pm Monday, Wednesday & Friday

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  1. The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Flower Show – Sunday 5th June 2022 – The Harwich Festival

        Harwich Town Council is excited to announce the entries are now open for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Flower show - Sunday 5th June 2022 There are 12 different classes ranging from ‘The Queens Tea Party’ to ‘The Ugliest…

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  2. NEW TOWN CRIER FOR HISTORIC HARWICH STARTS ROLE WITH FRESH LIVERY

    Historic Harwich’s new town crier has got stuck into his role bedecked in a bespoke, locally-made livery. Richard Bench has taken over the ceremonial position from previous crier James Cole, who has retired after decades of service to the town.…

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  3. ILLUMINATE FESTIVAL PROGRAMME WILL LIGHT UP HISTORIC HARWICH

    A stunning programme has been unveiled for this month’s Illuminate Festival in Historic Harwich. Visitors will be welcomed along The Quay in the town from 6pm on Friday, 25 March with a performance from local choir Harwich Sing, while street…

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  4. Harwich Town Council support to Ukrainian Ambassador

    HARWICH TOWN COUNCIL GUILDHALL CHURCH STREET HARWICH ESSEX. C012 3DS TOWN MAYOR     Mr Vadym Prystaiko Ukrainian Ambassador to the UK Embassy of Ukraine 60 Holland Park London WSII 3SJ 9 March 2022 Dear Mr Prystaiko As the Mayor…

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  5. 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. Agreements between the site owners Sigma Trust and Tendring District Council (TDC) for the authority…

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  6. Help to reduce your energy bills

    Help to reduce your energy bills As energy costs rise, we’re committed to helping our residents reduce their energy bills and become more energy efficient. How does £10,000 of energy efficient home improvements sound? The Green Homes Grant Local Authority…

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  7. Landscape Walk with a Camera (Harwich to Dovercourt)

    Please follow the link attached for information on this event which is taking place on Saturday 19th March 2022 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/landscape-walk-with-a-camera-harwich-to-dovercourt-tickets-247187262757?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

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  8. UPDATE. Flood Alert:

    The Suffolk and Essex coast from Felixstowe to Clacton including Orwell and Stour estuaries This is an update from the Environment Agency. Flood Alert in force: The Suffolk and Essex coast from Felixstowe to Clacton including Orwell and Stour estuaries.…

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  9. 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. The festival, a celebration of the town’s heritage – and in particular its links to The Mayflower ship which carried the…

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  10. Yellow warning for East of England

    Wind Between 12:00 (UTC) on Sun 20 Feb 2022 and 15:00 (UTC) on Mon 21 Feb 2022 What to expect Some delays to road, rail, and ferry transport are likely. Delays or restrictions for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and…

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  11. Red warning for East of England

    Wind Between 10:00 (UTC) on Fri 18 Feb 2022 and 15:00 (UTC) on Fri 18 Feb 2022 Storm Eunice causing significant disruption and dangerous conditions due to extremely strong winds on Friday What to expect Flying debris resulting in danger…

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  12. Severe Weather Warnings

    Tendring District Council has issued the following information in light of the storms which are forecast to track across the UK over the next couple of days. The first bout of severe gales come from Storm Dudley’s strongest winds later…

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  13. Yellow warning for East of England

    Storm Eunice is likely to affect the UK on Friday bringing a period of very strong winds that could cause significant disruption. What to expect There is a small chance that flying debris will result in a danger to life,…

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  14. Bus Network Reviews – Colchester

    Overview As part of a Countywide review of the Essex bus network, we would like to get your views on how the local bus network could be improved. Give us your views Online Survey

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  15. 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). The…

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  16. Restricted ward visiting to be reintroduced in all ESNEFT hospitals

    From Monday, 14 February, we will be reopening ward visiting slots once again in all our hospitals. We understand that the suspension of most ward visiting since the beginning of the year has been difficult for patients, their loved ones,…

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