Winter support and coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance

Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents, businesses, and communities throughout winter. The government has announced that England will move to Plan B in response to the risks of the Omicron variant. Check the guidance on GOV.UK for what this means for you.

Council’s Climate Emergency Plan rated above average

1/27/2022 2:06:56 PM

Receiving a rating of 52%, which performed well above the national average of 43% for district councils

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Public to be consulted on the future of Eudo Road Tennis Centre

1/25/2022 8:49:20 AM

The public has until 5pm on 7 February 2022 to comment on the plans

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Colchester Borough Council to trial new planning software

1/21/2022 10:36:37 AM

The 12-week project supports the vision set out in the Planning for the Future White Paper

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Colchester Borough Council invests in tackling litter

1/20/2022 12:30:30 PM

In a bid to make it a cleaner, greener, and more pleasant place for residents and visitors.

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Turnstone Estates signs Kervan Kitchen at Colchester Northern Gateway Leisure Park

1/18/2022 11:56:47 AM

Kervan Kitchen was established in 2018 and is a casual dining restaurant offering authentic Turkish cuisine

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Visit Colchester launches 2022 visitor guides

1/18/2022 8:53:38 AM

A comprehensive 44-page Visitor Guide, together with the smaller Discover Mini Guide

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Extra funding to help Colchester businesses

1/18/2022 8:46:22 AM

One-off grants of up to £6000 per premises to businesses which meet the eligibility criteria

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Four new Click & Collect locations added

1/17/2022 8:51:51 AM

The council will look to offer even more pick-up locations over the coming months.

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The ultimate Castle sleepover returns

1/13/2022 8:57:41 AM

Knightzzz at the Museum, the ultimate sell-out sleepover, is back by popular demand for February half term

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Children’s cycling lessons at Colchester Sports Park

1/12/2022 4:34:04 PM

British Cycling is currently looking to recruit a full-time Go-Ride coach, in partnership with Colchester Borough Cou...

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Contractors support council to reduce emissions

1/7/2022 9:08:46 AM

Idverde is working closely with the council to introduce new low-carbon, battery-operated gardening equipment

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Additional Covid business support

1/6/2022 4:37:55 PM

Grants will be worth up to 100% in Business Rate relief for 2021/22 and will be available to businesses which meet th...

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Applications for Colchester’s new Cultural and Creative Events Fund is now open

1/5/2022 12:08:47 PM

The £30,000 fund will support creative events and activity happening across the borough between 1 May 2022 and 30 Apr...

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