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Clacton and Frinton News

Popular Big Issue seller Joseph Saunders. Photo: The Big Issue

Tributes to Big Issue seller killed in freak burger accident

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Multi-million school expansion scheme agreed to create more pupil places in Clacton academy

Multi-million school expansion scheme agreed to create more pupil places in Clacton academy

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Tendring residents set for £55 "hike" in council tax

Tendring residents set for £55 "hike" in council tax

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The cast of The Wedding Singer at Clacton's West Cliff Theatre

West Cliff Youth Theatre return to the stage tonight in The Wedding Singer

Paul Honeywood: Launching amnesty ahead of crackdown

Council house fraud amnesty will be followed by clampdown

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Jobs are at threat at Clacton Coastal Academy

School posts under threat as Clacton Coastal Academy stages major shake-up

CLEANED OUT: Sales assistant Andrew Vaughan at the stands that were stripped of clubs, with the broken window behind.

Burglars use concrete blocks in golf club raid in Essex before driving off across the hallowed course

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Bob McHenry was stunned after being told he could no longer collect for charities at superstore

War veteran 'stunned' after being barred from fundraising at superstore

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This week's Frinton and Walton Gazette

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Campaigners hail 'lifting charge' U-turn

Campaigners hail U-turn on plans to charge to pick up elderly fall victims

St Osyth's Gilbey family set to return to smash-hit TV show Gogglebox

St Osyth's Gilbey family set to return to smash-hit TV show Gogglebox

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Tragic: Joseph Saunders

Man, 51, died after choking on burger at McDonalds

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See how vision to regenerate Jaywick is set to pan out

See how vision to regenerate Jaywick is set to pan out

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Town Hall bosses set to increase share of council tax by £5

Tendring Council puts its share of council tax bills up by £5

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St James' Church has been zapped-proofed in £2,300

Saving Little Clacton's historic church ... from acts of God!

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Preparing for the start of the Town Cup on a breezy day on the River Crouch photo by Sue Pelling

Enjoy arts and culture in Essex this weekend

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Plans for 250 houses on special site are branded "barbaric"

Plans for 250 houses on special site are branded "barbaric"

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‘Loss of green gap’ objection to planned 240-home development in Kirby Cross

‘Loss of green gap’ objection to planned 240-home development in Kirby Cross

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Woman in her 80s left distraught after conman pushed past her and grabbed £30 from her purse

Woman in her 80s left distraught after would-be conman pushed past her and grabbed £30 from her purse

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Still open: Suresh Theivendram outside his damaged store.

Police issue appeal to trace shoppers forced to scramble out of the way of car as it was driven into store

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Trains cancelled by overhead wire damage

Trains cancelled by overhead wire damage

The funeral cortege arrives at Weeley Crematorium

Hundreds pay tribute to biker 'legend' Wally Walton

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Plans for more than 200 homes at former Martello caravan park site in Walton finally approved

Plans for more than 200 homes at former Martello caravan park site in Walton finally approved

By Prescription: Jazz man Jeremy Sassoon

Clacton Arts and Lits set to welcome jazz man Jeremy Sassoon tomorrow

Emilio Serghiou (left) on the way to another victory

Engaines triumphant in schools chess competition

150,000 music fans descended on festival at Weeley 45 years ago

IN PICTURES: When Weeley rocked to a crowd of 150,000 music fans and Hell's Angels

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Tia Hampson with the mountain of donations at Whitehall Academy

How Clacton school rallied round to help flood victims hundreds of miles away

DJ Sam Dungate returning home with Ibiza experience

Top Ibiza DJ Sam Dungate set to rock Clacton's Liquor Lounge tonight

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Protesters are campaigning against the shipping containers

124-year-old firm 'could fold' if container park bid fails claim removal company bosses

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The Modfathers' Tony Brown bears striking similarity to Paul Weller

Paul Weller tribute band The Modfathers at Clacton's West Cliff Theatre tonight

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Biking legend: 'Wally' Walton with his custom chop

Hundreds expected to turn out for biker legend Wally Walton's funeral

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Campaigners call for action to be taken to save historic tower now

Campaigners call for action to be taken now to save historic tower

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Shameful and disgusting? No, it’s perfectly legal to park here, say parking bosses

Shameful and disgusting? No, it’s perfectly legal to park in spot marked "disabled", say parking bosses

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Rebecca (right) shows off incredible weight loss

Super slimmer Rebecca celebrates astonishing weight loss after devastating Disneyland experience

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Terry Allen at the clock tower shelter, Frinton

Seafront shelters damaged in "mindless" vandal attacks

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Potter in desperate search for new home

Potter in desperate search for new home

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Mandy Kelly at her home in Colne Way, Point Clear, which she may be forced to leave during winter months.

Chalet owners in flood zone vow to fight "to the bitter end" to stay in homes

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IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

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Go-ahead is given to rebuild house destroyed in Clacton gas explosion

Go-ahead is given to rebuild house destroyed in Clacton gas explosion

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£1million water park plan for Clacton Pavilion given the green light

£1million Clacton Pavilion plan - including new children's water park - given the green light

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Shopkeeper struggles with robbers during raid in Little Clacton

Shopkeeper struggles with robbers during raid in Little Clacton

David Cameron with Tendring Council chief executive Ian Davidson.

PM David Cameron backs Jaywick starter homes plan

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Jewellery and electrical haul stolen by burglars in raids on two Clacton homes

Jewellery and electrical haul stolen by burglars in raids on two Clacton homes

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CCTV image released of suspect who raided town centre hairdressers

CCTV image released of suspect who raided town centre hairdressers

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Care home could be demolished to make way for flats development

Care home could be demolished to make way for flats development

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Karl Johnson looks back at a fabulous Fab Four find in a Clacton hotel

MEMORIES: How the Beatles left their mark on Clacton hotel

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Balkan adventure with John Pilkington at the Princes Theatre tomorrow night

Adventure traveller John Pilkington at Clacton's Princes Theatre tomorrow

Elm Tree Avenue outside Hamford Primary Academy

School celebrates as crossing plan is given the green light on danger road

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Kingsley Banks

Tenth time lucky for runner Kingsley as he finally clinches a marathon spot after a decade of trying

Rita King was laid to rest at Weeley Crematorium this morning

Care home gunshot victim Rita King laid to rest at quiet funeral service

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