Developer Announced for Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community


22nd Jul 2021 | Latest News

Latimer appointed development partner for Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community The development partner, to work alongside Mersea Homes, for the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community (TCBGC) has today been announced as Latimer. Latimer is the development arm of Clarion Housing Group, the UK’s largest provider of affordable housing, with over 125,000 homes and more than […]

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Member Update: Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community Member Group


16th Jul 2021 | Latest News

Following the recent Local Elections in May 2021, there are new lead Council representatives on the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community (TCBGC) Member Group.   Cllr Tom Cunningham, Deputy to the Cabinet Member for Economic Renewal, Infrastructure and Planning at Essex County Council, is the new representative for Essex and will be taking up the position as Chairman of the TCBGC Member Group, for the forthcoming municipal year.    Cllr […]

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Garden Community Project Selected to Test National Model Design Code


21st May 2021 | Latest News

The Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community Project (TCBGC) has been selected as part of a Government programme to promote high quality design of new developments, and to test aspects of the National Model Design Code (NMDC).  The three partner councils (Essex County Council, Tendring District Council and Colchester Borough Council) are working together to ensure that the TCBGC […]

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Garden Community Project Needs Volunteers for Community Liaison Groups 


17th Mar 2021 | Latest News

Following the launch of the engagement website for the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community, volunteers are now being recruited for two community groups: The Community Liaison Group and The Youth Liaison Group.   As outlined in the Garden Community Engagement and Consultation Strategy the two community groups will form an important part of the engagement process. Both groups will have a role in learning […]

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Garden Community Engagement Website Launched 


24th Feb 2021 | Latest News

An engagement website for the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community has been launched. The website forms a crucial part of the Engagement and Consultation Strategy for the Garden Community, which was published in December 2020.  The website encourages communities and stakeholders, of all kinds, to share ideas, input thoughts and will eventually ask for feedback on proposals, as they emerge, for the Garden Community.   […]

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Councils Reaffirm Commitment to Garden Community Principles for Tendring/Colchester Borders Garden Community


2nd Nov 2020 | Latest News

Lead members and officers from Colchester Borough Council, Tendring District Council and Essex County Council met in late September to discuss and reaffirm the next steps for the Garden Community at the Tendring/Colchester Borders. Agreeing that Cllr Tony Ball (Cabinet Member for Economic Development at Essex County Council) would be chair of the meetings for […]

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