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Clacton and Frinton News

Sea rescue: Lee Holt, Luke Hood, Harry Castle and Jim West

Elderly anglers thank beach patrol after kayak overturned at sea

Villagers celebrate after 136-home plans thrown out

Villagers celebrate after 136-home plans thrown out

BOOZE BAN CALL: A man pictured after collapsing in a Clacton town centre doorway.

Street drinking clampdown - authorities get tough after Gazette highlights problem

Albion Beach, Walton. Picture by holidaylettings.co.uk

Our beaches make it into website’s top 20 list

Streetlight campaigners dispute research claims

Streetlight campaigners dispute research claims

£116k payout to the man who turned off Essex’s street lights

£116k payout to the man who turned off Essex’s street lights

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

This week's Frinton and Walton Gazette

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Plans for new business park in Weeley given the green light

Plans for new business park in Weeley given the green light

Triple celebration for Little Pals Nursery

Are YOU in this week's Gazette!

Victim: Terrance Watson

'Blinded by sun' death smash driver found guilty of careless driving

Men aged in their 60s and 70s rescued after kayak capsizes off Walton

Men aged in their 60s and 70s rescued after kayak capsizes off Walton

Young bird-watchers help with restoration of popular spinney

Young bird-watchers help with restoration of popular spinney

Burglars steal car following break-in at Frinton flat

Burglars steal car following break-in at Frinton flat

Planning inspector upholds decision to refuse homes in Clacton

Planning inspector upholds decision to refuse homes in Clacton

Woman’s attacker is facing jail term

Woman’s attacker is facing jail term

Paul Honeywood, Tendring Council's cabinet member for housing

Travellers leave Holland Marshes after council staff and police arrive to issue fine

Green light for allotment project in Clacton

Green light for allotment project in Clacton

Police appeal for witnesses following burglary in Clacton

Police appeal for witnesses following burglary in Clacton

Travellers had moved on to Rush Green Recreation Ground

Travellers leave after being served notices by council

Tudor Estate

Royal Mail moves to drop Jaywick from leafy estate addresses after resident demands

PICTURES: Blind artists produce incredible exhibition of their work

PICTURES: Blind artists produce incredible exhibition of their work

Green Party's Chris Southall backs recharging point call

Eco friendly motorist calls for more electric car recharging points to encourage drivers to go green

Penelope Read and Heather Thompson

Outraged actor left fuming by TV benefits shows hits back with positive Jaywick documentary

Plea to fix perilous pavements after elderly residents are injured in falls

Plea to fix perilous pavements after elderly residents are injured in falls

Council leader Neil Stock

Local plan mapping sites for thousands of new homes to be ready for 2017 after 'significant' step forward

Call to put a stop to trash-bag mountains being piled in street

Call to put a stop to trash-bag mountains being piled in street

Businessman's bid to save the high street and the environment by going green with eco stores

Businessman's bid to save the high street and the environment by going green with eco stores

Pre-school holds graduation celebration to mark last day for little ones

Pre-school holds graduation celebration to mark last day for little ones

Stanley Newman

Best of British concert organised by musical theatre society to boost Stanley's cause

Carry on glamping after plans for new pods are approved

Carry on glamping after plans for new pods are approved

That takes sum doing! Legendary maths teacher Bob retires aged 87

That takes sum doing! Legendary maths teacher Bob retires aged 87

Clacton fundraisers join huge CRY event in memory of Guy after sudden death

Clacton fundraisers join huge CRY event in memory of Guy after sudden death

Thieves strip vital parts from pet firm's van in overnight raid

Thieves strip vital parts from pet firm's van in overnight raid

Thousands flock to enjoy the taste of food festival showcase

Thousands flock to enjoy the taste of food festival showcase

Heavy rain travel warning

Heavy rain travel warning

Leon with dad Justin, who has organised the fundraiser

Biker ride-out event on seafront to support disabled youngster Leon

Georgia Gibbons

Burn victim who was tormented by bullies will shave her hair off to help charity which rebuilt her confidence

Ravens

Raven aerobatic team ready to make airshow debut

Gruelling mountain trek and daunting plane leap to boost vital pool fund for Alexia-Rose

Gruelling mountain trek and daunting plane leap to boost vital pool fund for Alexia-Rose

Fatal hit-and-run Boxing Day crash crossing could be set for traffic light revamp to boost safety

Fatal hit-and-run Boxing Day crash crossing could be set for traffic light revamp to boost safety

Police warn residents after houses and cars are targeted in two-day Clacton crimewave

Police warn residents after houses and cars are targeted in two-day Clacton crimewave

Phone giant bids to restore signal after new warehouse is blamed for leaving residents in mobile phone blackspot

Phone giant bids to restore signal after new warehouse is blamed for leaving residents in mobile phone blackspot

Cat cruelly sealed inside cardboard box with tape and abandoned at the side of the road

Cat cruelly sealed inside cardboard box with tape and abandoned at the side of the road

Controversial target of building 12,000 new homes could be slashed after independent review

Controversial target of building 12,000 new homes could be slashed after independent review

Pic by: Dave Bolton

Bikers bare all in naked cycle ride through Clacton - and say they will be back

Coffee chain Costa's bid to open new store in Clacton

Coffee chain Costa's bid to open new store in Clacton

Crash victim Terrance Watson

Jury watched CCTV video of horror crash in court case after Jaywick man dies from fatal injuries

Sharon Haggis

'The perfect way to say goodbye' to cancer victim Sharon as ashes explode in spectacular firework display

Essex could be hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds on Friday

Essex could be hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds on Friday

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