Public servant and mum-of-three Sarah Candy dies aged 47

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Sarah Candy

4:19pm Sunday 20th April 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a mum of three and prominent councillor who died suddenly from cancer.

Public meeting for former school plans

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Public meeting for former school plans

3:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A PUBLIC meeting has been called for residents air their views on new homes plans for a former village primary school.

Bikes stolen from sheds

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Essex Police have closed the road

2:13pm Sunday 20th April 2014

BURGLARS are breaking into sheds across Dovercourt and stealing bikes.

Bumper garage sale for a fighting fund

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Bumper garage sale for a fighting fund

12:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Harwich was bustling with business at a new town garage sale.

Shocking air pollution killed 100 in Tendring in one year

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Shocking air pollution killed 100 in Tendring in one year

9:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

SHOCK figures have revealed air pollution is to blame for more than 100 deaths a year in Tendring.

‘Shanty’ extension owner loses lengthy court fight

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: ‘Shanty’ extension owner loses lengthy court fight

3:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

A FIVE-YEAR battle to remove an illegal ‘shanty’ extension to a building in Mistley has ended.

Easter fun day at Horse Rangers

2:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

FAMILIES will be able to enjoy some Easter fun at a stables.

In pictures: Party for 20 Market Street on second anniversary of fire

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: In pictures: Party for 20 Market Street on second anniversary of fire

9:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

ANGRY residents have called for immediate action over an eye-sore site which was gutted by a fire two years ago.

Crime concerns as PCSO funding is lost

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: New carer support group

6:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

CONCERNS have been raised people are taking advantage of a "lack of police presence" after a wave of thefts and criminal damage in the Manningtree area.

Annual art exhibition taking place this weekend

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

AN annual art exhibition will take place again this Easter.

Couple falsely claimed £25,000 benefits in four years

2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

A MARRIED couple have avoided jail despite swindling more than £25,000 out of Tendring Council.

Protest by candlelight

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Protest by candlelight

12:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

VOICES rang out in the evening night as part of a protest against maternity unit closures.

Runners battle the heat to complete London Marathon

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Runners battle the heat to complete London Marathon

10:00am Friday 18th April 2014

MARATHON runners battled the heat to take part in one of the world’s top charity races.

In today's Standard

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: In today's Standard

7:30am Friday 18th April 2014

A COUPLE are spared prison after admitting benefit fraud of £25,000, protesters hold a twilight vigil at Harwich's Hospital, and residents say flytipping is spoiling their town.

Community heroes are honoured for work

4:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

COMMUNITY groups in Brantham have picked up their awards for improving the quality of life for residents in their village.

New volunteers enrolled for special tourism tours

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: New volunteers enrolled for special tourism tours

2:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

NEW volunteers have been signed up for tourism tours around historic Harwich.

Laptop stolen in Dovercourt burglary

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

1:11pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A LAPTOP was stolen during a burglary at a Dovercourt home.

Jewellery and phone stolen in burglary

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

1:09pm Thursday 17th April 2014

JEWELLERY, a mobile phone and lighter were stolen in a house raid.

New credit union opens in Dovercourt

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: New credit union opens in Dovercourt

12:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A NEW credit union aimed at helping struggling residents steer clear of loan sharks and payday loans has opened.

Students prepare for exams at soccer stadium

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Students prepare for exams at soccer stadium

10:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

STUDENTS from Manningtree High School took part in an English masterclass event at the Weston Homes Community Stadium in Colchester.

New charges to park in Dedham

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Flight path changes could affect Constable country

7:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

VISITORS to Dedham will be charged to use two village car parks from today.

Get your passport... for the pub

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Get your passport... for the pub

4:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

BEER lovers have launched a new passport scheme aimed at promoting Tendring’s real ale pubs.

Art centre reaches milestone

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Art centre reaches milestone

2:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

AN arts and crafts centre is celebrating its 30th anniversary.

It's tough, but pubs can still thrive

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: It's tough, but pubs can still thrive

12:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

UP and down the country pubs continue to struggle watering holes in our area are bucking the trend.

Village’s spot in top 101 places to live

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Village’s spot in top 101 places to live

10:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

EAST Bergholt has been named as one of the best places to live in the country.

Fears raised "eyesore" building is in danger of collapse

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Fears raised "eyesore" building is in danger of collapse

7:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

CONCERNED residents have demanded action at a dilapidated "eyesore" they fear is at risk of falling down.

Cycle race to put Tendring on the map

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Cycle race to put Tendring on the map

6:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

STREET parties, cheering children and a carnival atmosphere are hoped to greet top international cyclists when they race through Tending.

Warning after sheds hit by burglary spate

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

4:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

RESIDENTS have been warned to take extra precautions after a spate of shed burglaries.

Trail tells story of a pub time gone by

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Trail tells story of a pub time gone by

2:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A NEW pub trail with a difference has been launched in Harwich.

Resident calls for end to parking nightmare

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Resident calls for end to parking nightmare

12:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A CONCERNED resident believes lives could be at risk unless something is done about the parking problems on his street.

Dog rescued from streets of Thailand

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Dog rescued from streets of Thailand

10:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A COUPLE have given a new life to a dog after it was rescued from the streets of Thailand.

Two years later and no Tesco in sight

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Two years later and no Tesco in sight

7:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

WORK on a controversial new Tesco in Manningtree has yet to start – more than two years after planning permission was granted.

Baby Leah-Marie born in a car park

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Baby Leah-Marie born in a car park

6:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

WHEN mum-of-two Jade Paice realised her baby was coming she was on the A120.

Tom talks anti-cyber bullying on TV

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Tom talks anti-cyber bullying on TV

4:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

A CYBERBULLYING victim who is leading a campaign encouraging websites to protect their users from abuse has had his story featured on TV.

Eight months of pipe works disruption

2:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

RESIDENTS are facing eight months of disruption as underground water pipes are replaced in Dovercourt.

Oh buoy, what a way to welcome new visitors

12:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

PLANS to install a buoy to welcome visitors to Harwich have been submitted to Tendring Council.

Teens gripped by story of disaster survivor

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Teens gripped by story of disaster survivor

10:00am Monday 14th April 2014

HISTORY students were captivated as a holocaust survivor relived his horrific memories from the tragedy.

‘Vital’ teashop board is pinched by thieves

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: ‘Vital’ teashop board is pinched by thieves

7:30am Monday 14th April 2014

THIEVES stole a hand painted advertising board in broad daylight.

Council is ‘moving the goalposts’ over lights

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Braintree district: Street light switch off leads to safety fears

3:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

MORE streets could be plunged into darkness as part of a controversial blackout, it is feared.

Taking a look back... at the Harwich marathon

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Taking a look back... at the Harwich marathon

12:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

AS RUNNERS pound the pavements in London for this year's Virgin marathon today, the Standard takes a look back at Harwich's own running past.

Spring cleaning the town

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Spring cleaning the town

10:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

A HUGE spring clean up has been organised in a bid to pull in the tourists this summer and revitalise a recession-hit town.

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.

Journeyer project on the verge of Harwich launch

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Journeyer project on the verge of Harwich launch

4:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

EXHIBITS as part of an ambitious arts venture are set to be installed in the coming weeks ahead of the official launch event.

Doting sister to run to remember her brother

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Doting sister to run to remember her brother

12:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A DOTING sister is set to mark the tenth anniversary of her brother's death by running the London marathon.

Best pals to bike length of UK to help hospital unit

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Best pals to bike length of UK to help hospital unit

10:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

A PAIR of friends are set to take on the challenge of a lifetime to raise money for a children’s hospital.

Broken hospital fencing ‘could take an eye out'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Broken hospital fencing ‘could take an eye out'

6:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

BROKEN fencing surrounding an old hospital site has been branded as “not acceptable”.

Travelling artist returning to music hotspot

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Travelling artist returning to music hotspot

4:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

A TRAVELLING troubadour whose latest album has been getting rave reviews is set to perform in Manningtree.

Blowing the whistle on record attempt

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Blowing the whistle on record attempt

2:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

AN engineering company revived interest in the industry by taking part in a world record attempt to create 20,000 whistles in just four hours.

Residents vow to clean up village

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Residents vow to clean up village

12:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

RESIDENTS have banded together to fight against vandalism blighting a village play park.

Painting of port to go under hammer

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Painting of port to go under hammer

10:00am Friday 11th April 2014

A PAINTING depicting the arrival of Charlotte of Mecklenburg in Harwich, just days before her marriage to George III in 1761, will be sold later this year.






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