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

Archived News

  1. Level 3 Heat-Health Watch Alert

    Please be aware the Met Office in partnership with Public Health England has issued a Level 3 Heat-health Watch Alert. Amber — Level 3 - Heatwave action Triggered when the Met Office confirms threshold temperatures for one of more regions…

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  2. Severe Weather Warning

    The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for thunderstorms, effective from 1pm-midnight on Tuesday 20th July.  This falls just outside of our area but since these are very localised, there is always a chance it could drift into…

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  3. RELAUNCHED APP SHOWS HOW BUSY BEACHES ARE ON ESSEX SUNSHINE COAST

    An app has been launched which shows visitors to the Essex Sunshine Coast how busy the beaches are. LoveTendring was first created by Tendring District Council (TDC) to promote events and what’s on in the area. Now the authority’s IT…

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  4. PRINCES THEATRE IS OPEN AND IS BRINGING BACK THE GOOD TIMES

    As the Princes Theatre continues with its programme as Covid restrictions ease, there is one show that is bound to please many. Bringing Back The Good Times promises to blow away the lockdown blues and spread enough happiness and joy…

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  5. BUSY WEEKEND FOR BEACH PATROL AS SERVICE PRAISED BY PARAMEDICS

    Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Beach Patrol had a busy weekend as the hot weather coincided with the start of the summer holidays for some. With tides meaning the Essex Sunshine Coast’s beaches were fully exposed for the whole day, Tendring’s…

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  6. Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Stopping and On-Street Parking Places

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  7. CONSULTATION TO BEGIN ON MODIFICATIONS TO SECTION TWO OF EMERGING LOCAL PLAN

    A consultation launches this week on proposed changes to the blueprint for future development in Tendring. Section Two of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Local Plan was the subject of an online two-week public hearing earlier in the year. The Planning…

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  8. Talent Pathway Programme – Tuesday 17th August 2021

    On Tuesday 17th August 2021, Harwich Town Council will be teaming up with Team Rubicon to hold the Talent Pathway Programme as 1 of 100 skateparks in the UK to help find the next young talent to participate in the…

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  9. Severe Weather Warning

    The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for rain.  This is currently in force and will remain so until midnight tonight.   Throughout this afternoon and into this evening we can expect very localised, slow moving heavy showers…

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  10. OCTOPUS AHOY!

    FOLLOW THE TRAIL! 25TH JUNE-5TH SEPTEMBER 2021   Octopus Ahoy! is an engaging, FREE family-friendly art trail for all to enjoy. Stunning sculptures will arrive ashore on 25th June, taking pride of place in parks, on streets and in open…

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  11. New grants available for event organisers in Tendring

    Grants of up to £1,000 are available to encourage events to be held in Tendring and support local traders and performers. Tendring District Council (TDC) is making a total pot of £35,000 available to seed fund events, as part of its…

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  12. SEA SWIM SAFETY LESSONS RETURN TO TENDRING

    Training sessions teaching young people to safely swim in the sea are returning to the district this summer. Swim Safe, a national practical outdoor water safety programme developed by Swim England and the RNLI, teaches children water awareness among the…

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  13. Heavy rain and thunderstorms may bring some disruption on Saturday

    What to expect There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes or hail Where flooding or lightning strikes occur, there is a chance of delays and…

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  14. Environment & Community Minutes – 29th April 2021

    HARWICH TOWN COUNCIL Guildhall, Church Street, Harwich, Essex CO12 3DS Tel: 01255 507211 email: info@harwichtowncouncil.co.uk MINUTES of the Remote Meeting of the ENVIRONMENT & COMMUNITY COMMITTEE held on Thursday 29th April 2021 at 7pm   Present: Councillors Davidson, Fay, McLeod,…

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  15. Allotment Minutes – 18th March 2021

     HARWICH TOWN COUNCIL Guildhall, Church Street, Harwich, Essex CO12 3DS Tel: 01255 507211 email: info@harwichtowncouncil.co.uk MINUTES of the Remote Meeting of the ALLOTMENTS COMMITTEE held on Thursday 18th March 2021 at 7.02pm   Present: Councillors Calver, Chant, Fay, Richardson, D…

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  16. TENDRING’S LOCAL PLAN TAKES ANOTHER STEP FORWARD

    The blueprint for future development in Tendring is taking an important step forward this summer following positive recommendations from a government-appointed Planning Inspector. Section Two of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Local Plan was the subject of a two-week public hearing…

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