Harwich Town Council

The Guildhall
Church Street
Harwich

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

Archived News

  1. Community Transport

    *EXCITING NEWS* Tendring Community Transport and Harwich Connexions Transport are launching a new door to door service between Clacton & Harwich and the outlying villages in the Tendring area.  The new service starting in April will enable people to access…

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  2. Harwich and Dovercourt Business Grant Scheme

    Tendring District Council are soon launching a new Harwich and Dovercourt Business Grant Scheme.   The scheme offers 50:50 match-funded grants, in arrears, to town centre businesses in Harwich and Dovercourt Bay to support improvements to appearance, inside and out.…

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  3. NEW WASTE SERVICE ALMOST FULLY BEDDED IN

    A new waste service introducing wheelie bins and fortnightly general rubbish collections has almost completely bedded in across Tendring. Councillors on Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Resources and Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee heard last night (Monday, 17 February) how initial…

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  4. TENANCY CHECKS HAND BACK HOMES TO THOSE WHO NEED IT

    A tenancy audit is being carried out by Tendring District Council (TDC) to make sure those who live in council homes are entitled to them. The checks, which are carried out regularly by a dedicated fraud team, review whether any…

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  5. NEW £500K FUND TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY GROUPS IN TENDRING PART OF BUDGET PLANS

    Half-a-million pounds is being offered by Tendring District Council (TDC) to support community organisations operating in the area. The Tendring Community Fund was announced by TDC Leader Neil Stock OBE during his Budget speech to full council this week (Tuesday,…

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  6. Police Bulletin for February

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  7. Fraud !

    You may have seen in the news this week that there has been a nationwide increased police response to courier fraud resulting in numerous arrests. (https://www.essex.police.uk/news/essex/news/news/2020/january/two-arrested-for-five-essex-courier-frauds-where-men-posed-as-bank-workers/) REMEMBER: The police and your bank will NEVER ask for your full password, bank…

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  8. News Release – Living Sculpture to Commemorate Mayflower 400 Planted in Harwich

    A willow sculpture depicting The Mayflower has been planted in Harwich. Artists Emma and Adam of Willow Phoenix were commissioned to do the piece at Harwich Green by Tendring District Council (TDC) as part of the Mayflower 400 commemorations. 2020…

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  9. Temporary Regulation Order of Ramsey Road, Harwich

    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Ramsey Road, Harwich  Please click on the following link https://one.network/?tm=116296166 to find details of the intended closure of Ramsey Road, due to commence on 19th April 2020. The closure is required for…

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  10. Autism Variety Show

    Autism Variety Show 1st March 2020 The Variety Show Will be held at the West Cliff Theatre, Clacton on Sea on 1st March 2020 and performers will be either Autistic or work for our charity. The show offers an exciting…

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  11. Suicide Prevention in Men in North East Essex

    Funding Officer:       Louise Gambardella                         Email:                         louise.gambardella@ealc.gov.uk                         Telephone:                01371 879 722   Please print application form below!

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  12. Government Funding to Support Homelessness Work in Tendring

    GOVERNMENT FUNDING TO SUPPORT HOMELESSNESS WORK IN TENDRING The Government has awarded Tendring District Council (TDC) more than £72,000 to help tackle homelessness in the area. In its announcement of funding for local authorities across the country, the Ministry of…

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  13. Enforcement Action Proves Useful Tool to Improve Housing Quality

    ENFORCEMENT ACTION PROVES USEFUL TOOL TO IMPROVE HOUSING QUALITY Enforcement powers have been used almost 30 times in the past year to drive up the quality of housing in Tendring. Tendring District Council’s (TDC) Private Sector Housing team has had…

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  14. Rewards for Facebook Fans of Princess Theatre

    REWARDS FOR FACEBOOK FANS OF PRINCES THEATRE Fans who follow the Princes Theatre on Facebook have been bagging themselves free tickets – and you could do the same. The Clacton venue, run by Tendring District Council (TDC), frequently runs competitions…

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  15. Tendring Backs North Essex Economic Strategy

    TENDRING BACKS NORTH ESSEX ECONOMIC STRATEGY A new strategy to make sure North Essex residents will benefit from economic growth has been agreed by senior Tendring councillors today (Friday, 24 January). The North Essex Economic Strategy, covering Braintree, Colchester, Tendring…

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  16. Have Your Say on the Ardleigh Neighbourhood Plan Area

    HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE ARDLEIGH NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN AREA Initial views are wanted on proposals to create a neighbourhood plan for Ardleigh. Ardleigh Parish Council are taking the first steps to prepare a neighbourhood plan for the village. The Parish…

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