Harwich Town Council

The Guildhall
Church Street

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


  1. Harwich Junior Parkrun

    Harwich currently has a parkrun in Cliff Park that takes place every Saturday morning at 9am. Active Tendring and Tendring District Council would like to support the community to set up a Junior Parkrun in Harwich. Junior Parkrun is a…

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  2. New Essex Community Reuse Fund

    www.recycleforessex.com has launched the Essex Community Reuse Fund through the Crowdfunding movement – Essex Crowd.   The fund is available to support local projects which inspires people and communities to be creative and sustainable with their waste; make use of…

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  3. Get an Allotment NOW!

    Harwich Town Council allotments available NOW ! Harwich Town Council manage seven allotment sites which are rented out to local residents living within the parish of Harwich and Dovercourt. For a small annual fee you will be able to enjoy growing…

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  4. The Essex Crowd

    The Essex Crowd The Essex Crowd is a new initiative from Essex County Council which aims to support local community projects crowdfunding to improve their local area. The Essex Crowd brings together individuals, businesses and other funders to back projects…

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  5. NEW A chance to win £25,000 with the Essex Lottery

    Buy your ticket for the exciting weekly Essex Lottery to be in with the chance to win a £25,000 jackpot. The lottery will support community projects across the county: raising money within the community, for the community. To win the…

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  6. Harwich: The Town That Rocked

    You may find this piece on Julia's Travels interesting! https://juliamhammond.wordpress.com/2017/08/02/harwich-the-town-that-rocked/

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  7. Funding Opportunity – Bags of Help

    NEW! Bags of Help Bags of Help is Tesco’s local community grant scheme where the money raised from the 5p bag charge in Tesco stores is being used to fund thousands of community projects across the UK*. The projects must…

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  8. Council Provides Emergency Information to Residents

      In April 2017, Harwich Town Council provided emergency information to residents and delivered an Emergency Z Cards to all residential properties in Harwich and Dovercourt. The project was set up by Harwich Town Council’s Environment and Community Committee in order to ensure…

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  9. Office Closures

    The Council offices will be closed to the public every Tuesday and Thursday The office will continue to be open between 9.30am and 1pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Apologies for any inconvenience. Lucy Ballard Clerk to the Council

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  10. Protocol For Public Speaking

    1. FULL COUNCIL MEETINGS In accordance with standing order 1d: a) Any written questions must be sent to the clerk at least 7 days before the meeting for the question to be read aloud by the person posing the question…

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