IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: IN THIS WEEK'S FRINTON AND WALTON GAZETTE

7:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

Holiday park building deliberately set on fire

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Parked cars are delaying fire crews in Ongar (file image).

9:48pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A BUILDING in a holiday park has been deliberately set on fire.

Are you in this week's Gazette!

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: In this week's Gazette: Hannah Munford

6:30pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Hannah Munford bids for catwalk dream.

Golf clubs snatched in garage raid

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: webpix police arrest

3:58pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A BAG full of left-handed golf clubs was grabbed by crooks in a Great Clacton garage raid.

Ambulance boss clinches top award

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Anthony Marsh

3:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE BOSS of the region’s ambulance service has spoken of his pride after being awarded the Queen’s Ambulance Medal.

Report claims police cannot be trusted to keep honest records

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Rawdon murder probe - police have started an investigation

1:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

TARGETS for catching criminals should be abolished because police forces cannot be trusted to keep honest records, according to a Parliamentary committee.

Greater Anglia train franchise extended until 2016 - £20mil investment planned

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

10:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Greater Anglia will continue to operate north Essex’s mainline trains until October 2016.

'9 out of 10' get primary school of their choice

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex County Council

10:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

NINE out of ten parents have been offered their first or second choice of primary school by Essex County Council.

Call for "cutting edge" council police force

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: PCSOs at work in Walton

7:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A COUNCILLOR called for Frinton and Walton town council to be “cutting edge” and consider creating its own police force.

Man in pink thong flashes to teenage girls

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex Police launch appeal for stolen goods

6:43pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A MAN wearing a pink thong flashed at a group of teenage girls.

Essex homes saves £250k after energy switch

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex County Council

4:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

HOUSEHOLDS across Essex have joined forces to save more than £250,000 on their gas and electricity bills.

Councillors recommend refusal of "backland" development

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Councillors criticise nine-home development plan

2:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A PROPOSAL to build two new homes on a plot behind the Mossla restaurant in Kirby Cross was rejected by town councillors.

Fire crews tackle blaze at Little Clacton home

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: ONGAR: Fire on school roof

12:59pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

FIREFIGHTERS are battling a blaze at a house in Little Clacton.

Star singer donates clothes to Essex charity

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Ed Sheeran performing at the Teenager Cancer Trust concert at the Royal Albert Hall (courtesy of the Official Charts)

12:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

BRIT winning singer song writer Ed Sheeran has donated bags of his clothes to a charity which looks after north Essex children.

Free swimming for charity Easter eggs donations

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Frinton and Walton Swimming Pool

10:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A DONATION eggstravaganza has been set up to brighten the Easter period for children on a hospital ward.

Sites to receive summer season revamp

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Free parking permits for Tendring residents

7:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A SERIES of facilities in Walton will be revamped and repaired by Tendring Council in time for the summer season.

Development plans get council backing

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Strong opposition for Great Holland housing plans

6:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

PLANS for a new development including a house and two bungalows in Great Holland were supported by town councillors.

More trains on time across Essex

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

4:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

MORE Greater Anglia trains are running on time, new figures reveal.

Offenders to help with Walton garden revamp

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Offenders to help with Walton garden revamp

2:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

OFFENDERS carrying out unpaid work will help council staff boost a popular public garden in Walton.

New man in charge of Essex ambulances

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex set for ambulance upgrade boost

12:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

A NEW director has been appointed to run the emergency ambulance service in Essex.

Town council to spend £180k per year on PCSOs

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: PCSOs at work in Walton

10:00am Monday 14th April 2014

A COUNCIL will pay out a massive £180,000 per year to fully fund six PCSOs and keep the streets safe.

DIY superstore in Clacton to shut

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: DIY superstore in Clacton to shut

7:30am Monday 14th April 2014

A DIY superstore in Clacton is set to close its doors, with the loss of up to 30 jobs.

Students raise cash for Ugandan school

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Students raise cash for Ugandan school

3:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

STAFF and students at an academy in Clacton have helped to raise more than £1,000 for a charity building schools in Africa.

Woman caught thief red-handed

12:08pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A BRAVE homeowner tackled a burglar when she caught him red-handed raiding her home in broad daylight.

Youngsters welcome chicks at nursery school

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Youngsters welcome chicks at nursery school

12:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

YOUNGSTERS at a nursery school in Holland-on-Sea were delighted to watch as ten chicks hatched as part of the build up to their Easter celebration.

Luxury home's owner told roof must come down

9:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

A HOMEOWNER has been told that part of a triple garage roof at a luxury new house in Weeley Heath may have to come down.

Mums protest over Harwich maternity unit closure

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Mums protest over Harwich maternity unit closure

7:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

MUMS staged a twilight vigil in protest to the temporary closure of the Harwich maternity unit.

Student chops off her long locks in aid of cancer charity

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Student chops off her long locks in aid of cancer charity

3:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A BRAVE student from Clacton had her long locks chopped off to raise charity cash in memory of her grandmother.

New seafront play area given the green light

12:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A new children’s play area on Clacton seafront has been given the go-ahead.

Tributes paid to war veteran Cyril

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Tributes paid to war veteran Cyril

9:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

A LONG-time Clacton resident and Second World War veteran has died, aged 91.

Soldier to run marathon for life-saving unit

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Ben Hughes-Day with baby sister Megan in 2002

6:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

A SOLDIER from Frinton will run the London Marathon in aid of a hospital unit which saved the lives of his mum and sister.

Tributes to top table tennis talent Ken Gladwell

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Tributes to top table tennis talent Ken Gladwell

4:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

A SPORTSMAN considered to be the best table tennis player ever to grace Clacton has died.

Swimmers hit out at council after free lessons are axed

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Frinton and Walton Swimming Pool

2:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

DISGRUNTLED swimming pool users have criticised Tendring Council after it cut free lessons for leisure card holders.

Clacton men dress in drag for week-long fundraiser

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Clacton men dress in drag for week-long fundraiser

12:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

TWO men have put their shame aside and spent a week donning dresses in a fundraising bid for charity.

MP meets patients over surgery crisis

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Douglas Carswell: Campaign deserves support

10:00am Friday 11th April 2014

AN MP met with Frinton patients to discuss the ongoing GP surgery crisis in the area.

One hundred and onesie reasons for students to celebrate

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: One hundred and onesie reasons for students to celebrate

7:30am Friday 11th April 2014

HARD-working students at an academy in Clacton have been praised for their outstanding attendance records - and celebrated by wearing onesies to school.

New attraction for thrill seekers on Clacton Pier

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: New attraction for thrill seekers on Clacton Pier

6:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A TOWERING new attraction has been set up on Clacton Pier for the summer season.

Abandoned dogs issue is soaring

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Abandoned dogs issue is soaring

4:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

THE number of dogs being abandoned across the Tendring district is increasing dramatically, according to a rescue centre owner.

Artists breath new life into seafront kiosk

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Artists breath new life into seafront kiosk

2:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

AN empty seafront building has been brought back to life as a gallery for local artists.

Call for new laws

1:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

AN elderly man whose pet needed emergency surgery after being attacked has said new laws are needed to tackle dangerous dogs.

Cash boost for floral display volunteers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cash boost for floral display volunteers

12:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

GARDENING volunteers have been boosted by council grants to help fund their floral displays.

Vandals smash windows in overnight attack

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Vandals smash windows in overnight attack

10:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

A MAN has slammed vandals and called for an end to the streetlight blackout after the windows of his van were smashed.

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: IN THIS WEEK'S FRINTON AND WALTON GAZETTE

7:30am Thursday 10th April 2014

Jay Whiston murder trial - 5-page special report.

Are you in this week's Gazette!

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Are you in this week's Gazette!

7:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Traders fear a repeat of summer season 'ice cream wars'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Traders fear a repeat of summer season 'ice cream wars'

6:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

CONCERNED traders fear a return of the ice cream wars on Frinton’s famous Connaught Avenue will and ruin the town’s image and make the pavement dangerous.

Trail scheme poster campaign launched

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Trail scheme poster campaign launched

4:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A RAILWAY station poster campaign has been launched to boost Walton’s trail scheme.

Dangerous dogs... or just victims of our society?

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Dangerous dogs... or just victims of our society?

2:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

There are many words used to describe the influx of status dogs, poorly treated pets and just the unfortunate overspill of unwanted litters.

Long-running school fundraising group folds

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: TCA chairman Lorraine Hood at the last classic car show

12:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A LONG-running group which raised thousands of pounds for Tendring Technology College by running major events in Frinton has folded.

Students experience newsroom buzz as they become reporters for a day

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Students experience newsroom buzz as they become reporters for a day

10:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

BUDDING young journalists put together their own news reports as part of a nationwide event across schools.

Chicks hatched at school after £1k donation

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Chicks hatched at school after £1k donation

7:30am Wednesday 9th April 2014

WALTON schoolchildren are celebrating the arrival of ten tiny chicks just in time for Easter.






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