Tendring has a population size of 145,805 and is part of the Essex Sunshine Coast. Tendring has 60km of coastline including award winning beaches, stunning seafront gardens at Clacton-on-Sea and the historic port of Harwich.
Within Active Essex, Tendring is part of the North Essex Hub. The work of Active Essex includes supporting the Active Tendring network which brings together representatives from the local authority, CVS, Youth Service and Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service. The network is represented on Tendring Community Safety and Health and Wellbeing Board. Tendring is also one of the 3 Essex Local Delivery Pilot test areas as part of a new and exciting initiative, led by Active Essex, to build healthier, more active communities across Essex.