Dramatic dog rescue after Naze cliff fall

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A DOG owner has spoken of the terrifying moment her dog ran off the edge of a 30ft cliff, sparking a dramatic rescue bid.

Garden waste scheme is hailed a success

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Free parking permits for Tendring residents

9:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A NEW garden waste collection service has broken even within four months of getting off the ground.

UKIP hits back over Clacton HQ rule breach claims

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

UKIP have hit back at claims its campaign office in Clacton is in breach of planning rules.

'Kick in the teeth' as burglars target youth FC clubhouse a day after it opens

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

6:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A YOUTH football club’s new base has been targeted by crooks – just one day after being unveiled.

Can you help with charity auction items?

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4:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

FUNDRAISERS in Clacton are urgently looking for items for a grand auction next month.

More than 700 people snap up tickets for "biggest public meeting in Clacton in living memory" with Ukip leader Nigel Farage

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Eccentric: UKIP chief Nigel Farage

3:52pm Monday 22nd September 2014

MORE than 700 people are expected to turn out to “the biggest public meeting in living memory” in Clacton.

Labour candidate backs campaign for Clacton streetlight switch-on

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

LABOUR’S Clacton by-election candidate Tim Young has backed a campaign calling for Tendring’s streetlights to be switched back on.

Classical pianist to play new work in Clacton

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A PIANO teacher has pulled off a classical music coup by arranging for a world-class pianist to tickle the ivories in Clacton.

Judge praises drug bust police officers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Chelmsford Crown Court

10:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

TWO police officers have been commended for a drugs bust which ended with a car smashing into the front of a garage.

Golden Triangle helps secure floral crown

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

TRADERS have been praised for creating dazzling displays at a Frinton shopping centre as the town scooped Anglia in Bloom gold.

Trio in the running for top park crown - vote now!

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE search is on to find the Park of the Year – and three Tendring sites are in the running.

'Distracted cook' sparks fire warning after blaze

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

6:26pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A FIRE broke out in a flat in Clacton after the occupant became distracted while cooking.

Plea for help from under-threat animal rescue centre

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

4:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

AN animal rescue centre is under threat due to a major shortfall in funds and volunteers.

Showtime for top organist

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A SUPREMELY talented organist is returning to the West Cliff Theatre.

Spotlight on Jaywick as Government minister visits deprived ward

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A GOVERNMENT minister has visited Jaywick to view plans for a £10m regeneration project.

Comic Ken is still a sell-out draw

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Give Ken Dodd a knighthood

9:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

MORE than 800 Ken Dodd fans packed into Clacton's Princes Theatre for his sell-out show on Sunday.

Cruel bogus callers target Kirby Cross woman aged in her 90s

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Police appeal after women racially abused on Priory Bridge Road, Taunton

5:01pm Saturday 20th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a distraction burglary in Kirby Cross.

Gogglebox star George wins over fans in Celebrity Big Brother showing

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Linda and Peter McGarry star on Gogglebox with Linda's son George Gilbey

4:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

GOGGLEBOX star George Gilbey was amazed with the rapturous reception he received following his eviction from the Celebrity Big Brother house.

Police issue new appeal in hunt for three wanted men

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

POLICE have renewed an appeal for information in a bid to trace three wanted men from the Clacton area.

Coffee date at funeral directors'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A FAMILY business is hoping to put the fun back into funerals by hosting coffee mornings next week.

A12 tailbacks after double accident at Capel St Mary

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex Police closed the station as part of £2.5million cuts.

11:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

THE A12 north of Colchester was blocked this morning following two crashes.

Woman badly injured and man rescued in Clacton blaze

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

11:23am Saturday 20th September 2014

A WOMAN has been badly injured after fire ripped through a flat in Clacton.

Woman and child cut free from smash in Elmstead Market

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

11:08am Saturday 20th September 2014

A WOMAN and child were trapped in the wreckage of a car for more than half an hour after a two-vehicle smash in Elmstead Market.

Tendring First backs ABC in by-election race - Anyone but Carswell

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Pierre Oxley, chairman of Clacton's chamber of commerce

9:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A POLITICAL party formed following a split in the Conservatives in Tendring seven years ago is backing ABC – Anyone but Carswell.

Ready to act on £10m Jaywick revamp

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6:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE masterplan for a £10million scheme to revive Jaywick should be ready by the end of the year after decades of “hollow promises”.

Take the plunge with Red Cross abseil

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

DAREDEVILS can take the plunge by abseiling down an 86ft tower for charity.

Beachgoers save injured seal pup's life

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

A FAMILY saved a baby seal’s life after finding it badly injured and bleeding on the beach in Frinton.

Brave Beth to step up for charity head shave

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

A PLUCKY woman is set to have her hair shaved off for a good cause.

Teenager arrested after a man is stabbed in the chest

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: A man died after he was assaulted at a party being held at his partner's house, police said

10:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A KNIFE victim was rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Clacton.

Justine's tribute show is simply the best

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A TRIBUTE act to rock ‘n’ roll royalty is in Clacton this week.

UPDATED: Injured woman cut free from vehicle after Brightlingsea road crash

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

8:23am Friday 19th September 2014

A person has been cut free from their vehicle after a traffic collision in Brightlingsea this morning.

Former MP Carswell defends expenses rise

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Douglas Carswell: Campaign deserves support

7:30am Friday 19th September 2014

FORMER Clacton MP Douglas Carswell has defended a hike in his expenses claims after taking on more staff.

Should Scots go it alone? - your views

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE UK is buzzing with speculation over the future of Scotland – with the country’s independence being put to the vote.

Colchester teen bailed after Clacton stabbing

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex Police have closed the road

1:08pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A TEENAGER from Colchester has been released on bail after allegedly stabbing a man in Clacton.

Sex worker Charlotte set to fight in by-election

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A £180-AN-HOUR sex worker who describes herself as a “high-class courtesan” has made a shock decision to stand in the Clacton by-election.

Overjoyed husband's relief at care battle victory

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AN overjoyed husband has spoken of his relief after being told his dementia-stricken wife will not be moved more than 70 miles from home.

Drivers 'stealing disabled spaces'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

11:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A DISABLED rights campaigner is calling for action against selfish motorists parking in blue badge bays at a retail outlet in Clacton.

Man jailed after drug bust car crash

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

TWO police officers have been commended for a drugs bust that ended with a car smashing into the front of a petrol station

Sex shame teaching assistant spared jail

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A SHAMED teaching assistant has escaped a prison sentence for sending a schoolboy explicit pictures of herself.

New maternity service to help in north Essex

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:54pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A NEW maternity service in north Essex could help solve some of the problems caused by a cut in the service.

Tories bring the big guns to Clacton's political battleground

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE Government’s Chief Whip Michael Gove and former Foreign Secretary William Hague visited Clacton as part of a major Tory to take back the town.

Edward Redman launches appeal against conviction and sentence for killing Jay Whiston

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Jay Whiston

8:27am Thursday 18th September 2014

TEENAGE killer Edward Redman has launched an appeal against his conviction and sentence for stabbing student Jay Whiston to death.

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

Sex worker joins Clacton by-election race

Sex worker named as candidate in Clacton by-election

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:56am Wednesday 17th September 2014

ONE of the independent candidates for the Clacton by-election is a sex worker campaigning against exploitation.

Wednesday latest: British man questioned in relation to murder of Hannah Witheridge

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

8:15am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A British man has been questioned in relation to the murders of two Britons found dead in Thailand.

Police pooches receive top care in Essex

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Braintree: drugs police raid ten homes

3:42pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

POLICE dogs in Essex receive better care than in other parts of the country, an investigation revealed.

Campaign urges more families to consider adoption

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

1:13pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW campaign has been launched to encourage people in Essex to consider adoption.

School's temporary new home through £10m build

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Specialist school set for £300k rebuild to meet demand

10:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A SCHOOL for children with learning difficulties has moved into its new home.

Battle of Britain will be marked

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

SPECIAL services will take place in Clacton to commemorate the anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

Firefighters tackle airing cupboard blaze

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: ONGAR: Fire on school roof

8:43am Wednesday 17th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a Clacton flat after a fire broke out in an airing cupboard.






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