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Jaywick itself comprises of four main areas, Grasslands, Brooklands, the Village and the Tudor Estate. Brooklands and Grasslands have perhaps been the most deprived and forgotten areas, having the barest of amenities and some of the poorest housing in Europe, despite this the vast majority of the people who live there love it. The village has slightly more amenities in the way of shops and Post Office and again most of the people that live there, would not wish to live anywhere else. Finally we come to the Tudor Estate, or West Clacton as the Estate Agents prefer to call it, to avoid the stigma that they always attached to the name Jaywick.
I just could not help laughing when I read that Frinton Council is not in favour of Sainsburys moving into Connaught Avenue, partly because of their signage. Where do they find these people, I know that Connaught Avenues used to be … Continue reading →
Posted: August 22, 2014, 2:36 pm
DECC publishes new proposals for minimum energy efficiency requirements for landlords to combat fuel poverty 1st Aug 2014 Proposals to give home tenants the right to request their landlords to carry out energy efficiency improvements from 2016 have just been published. The … Continue reading →
Posted: August 21, 2014, 9:51 am
The last pair of Second World War Lancaster bombers have flown together for the first time in 50 years – and they will repeat the feat at the Clacton Air Show. It may be one of just a handful of … Continue reading →
Posted: August 21, 2014, 9:28 am
Martello Beach Holiday Park has finally got 11 month opening for holiday use all static and touring caravans across the holiday park.
Posted: August 20, 2014, 10:53 am
A piece of paper from Holland on Sea Residents Association was brought to my attention today. It refers to the unmitigated cheek of Tendring District Council’s intent to let development take place on the Greensward between the pier and Holland … Continue reading →
Posted: August 19, 2014, 1:23 pm
Posted: August 12, 2014, 9:22 pm
Is it just me or does the whole world seem to have gone mad. While the Islamic State, formerly ISIS, seems to have declared war on pretty well anyone or anything that does not adhere to their view of Islamic codes, … Continue reading →
Posted: August 11, 2014, 5:11 pm
Whilst not wishing to denigrate Mr Brouard. What does a banker from the Channel Islands know about helping business’ in Tendring. I find this strange for two reasons, firstly the Channel Islands is synonymous with off shore banking and banking … Continue reading →
Posted: August 7, 2014, 10:20 am
Can someone please explain to me why TDC bothers banning cycles and dogs from some areas and then does absolutely nothing to enforce the rules. Except of course possibly in Clacton town centre, where it might upset the visitors.
Posted: August 7, 2014, 10:03 am
Well the idiots in Westminster/Whitehall have done it a gain with a plan to spend £5,000,000 on Electric vehicles and the infrastructure to support the ministers and the Government Car Service, and there was me thinking we were all supposed … Continue reading →
Posted: August 6, 2014, 6:37 am