Local News

Supporting Frinton & Walton Youth Football

Giles Watling met with Mick Collins of Frinton and Walton Youth Football Club to discuss how to get more funding to improve the facilities at their ground.

A new market for Clacton

As part of his plan to boost the local economy Giles Watling took Communities Minister Penny Mordaunt MP to meet Darren Bradwell, owner of Bradwell's Cafe and former chair of the Clacton Town Partnership, to discuss getting an outdoor market in the town.

£10m investment in Jaywick

£10 million is to be invested in creating up to 150 new homes in Jaywick to kick start regeneration in the area.

Time for more train services

Rail travel is on the rise across our region and demand for increased services is growing locally.

Leisure Centre Funding Secured

Giles Watling has welcomed the news that the Conservative Council has secured £600,000 funding to guarantee the long-term future of the leisure centre.