Access the latest press releases and media statements published by Colchester Borough Council.
Deliveries will take place between Monday 29 April and Friday 17 May
This year’s concerts take place at weekends from April to September
Residents are being asked to be mindful of using single-use plastics
There are plenty of family fun events taking place in High Woods Country Park this month
The MJ Awards celebrate the best of local government services and personnel
The range is made from abandoned fishing nets, carpet and industrial waste which are rescued from the oceans and land...
Colchester Museums are thrilled to announce that they have won a prestigious Hoop Award in the Best Holiday Activitie...
The ambition to create a new destination at Colchester’s Northern Gateway moves a step closer following the submissio...
Colchester Borough Council has received nearly £250,000 from the Government to support a scheme to improve air...
This weekend, Colchester Borough Council’s seasonal Saturday Household Drop-Off Service will recommence for 2019 and ...
All over the world, thousands of other iconic landmarks and buildings will ‘light it blue’ for autism awareness
The relaxed sessions are specifically designed to make the large museum space a less challenging space for visitors w...
English Tourism Week takes place this year from the 30 March – 7 April,
Ensure you’re eligible to vote in the Borough Council elections on 2 May
A landlord and a property management company have been found guilty of a total of 56 offences
Leisure World Colchester is holding a Lifeguard Recruitment Open Day Wednesday 24 April
More than £1,255 raised
Colchester Amphora Trading Ltd has successfully completed work on the second Amphora Place office located off Sheepen...
Colchester’s application has been completed by the council, working in partnership with the Colchester Business Impro...
Residents and companies can now publicly state how they want to help tackle the issue through making an online pledge
The event organised by Visit Colchester on the main station concourse
Flame, the rather roar-some Dragon, will be greeting Castle guests on Sunday 14 April
The campaign runs from March 22 to April 23
We are working to find a new location to ensure this installation happens for Colchester.
Customers who use the lift are advised to plan ahead and seek alternative arrangements during the closure
New signs welcoming people to the borough are to be installed at a number of key locations by Colchester Borough Coun...
Colchester Borough Council recently drained the boating lake in Castle Park for routine cleaning and maintenance.
Did you know that regular activity can relieve stress, enhance memory, improve sleep quality and boost our general mood?
Colchester Borough Council is sending out the new 2019/20 Recycling Calendar to residents across the borough.
The Neat Street campaign aims to get Colchester Town Centre businesses on board in support of Town Centre cleanliness.
Colchester Borough Council is pleased to announce that St Mary’s and St John’s multi-storey car parks in Colchester t...
A new fleet of recycling and rubbish collection vehicles will be heading out on the streets of Colchester delivering ...
Start your very own #ColchesterRomanInvasion
St Helena was chosen as one of several charities supported by this year’s Mayoress, Mrs Ann Chillingworth.
At a presentation event jointly organised by the Safer Colchester Partnership and Essex Police
An additional interpretation panel has been installed at the northern end of Oliver’s Lane
The Career Track Assessor Award recognises the hard work and commitment of apprentices
The memorial features plaques listing the names of all those who had commemorative trees planted along the Avenue of ...
The lit section extends to the south of Balkerne Gate
Views are being sought from borough councillors, parish councils, accessibility groups and residents
Access to St Botolph’s Priory from Priory Street will be closed for the duration of the works
Get up to 50% off annual gym memberships
This March discover the world of fitness by registering for a Free VIP Day Pass at Leisure World Colchester
Colchester Castle is a must-see for any lover of history
Two distinctive designs feature the motto 'Lest We Forget'
A fascinating new display entitled ‘And what came of it?’ is now open at Hollytrees Museum in Colchester
The decision was reached amidst continuing and increasing cost pressures imposed by central government
The number of spam emails and texts has increased recently
Fourteen banks of bins will be installed in key Town Centre locations
Gardent Communities project to receive £1m share of £9m government fund
Construction begins in early March due for completion in early summer
With events taking place in all three museums, there's something for everyone
The Colchester Chilli Challenge returns to Colchester Market
Colchester is the first authority in East Anglia to secure funding from the Government’s Local Full Fibre Network Fund
The award followed a year-long programme and rigorous two-day external assessment in December 2018
The winners have made pledges to reduce their use of single-use plastics
Ruling follows a second prosecution by Colchester Borough Council.
The first phase of the project, starts 4 February 2019
Pay last year’s membership price
The strapline changes to ‘Colchester: Britain’s First City’
It costs around £19 million per year to deliver the council's services
Motion before Cabinet calls on employers and government to make every job a great job
The survey will take place between 26 January and 2 February
Surprise your loved one with a spa package
A range of hands-on events are planned for Colchester Castle, Hollytrees Museum and the Natural History Museum
Drivers can now park for just £2 flat rate, if they arrive after 2pm
The new tourism campaign, The Beautiful Borough of Colchester, launched in December 2018, features heavily in both gu...
A series of pre-planning consultation events are taking place in January
The event is the perfect way to start your Valentine’s evening
Slug and Lettuce in Colchester High Street fined more than £100,000
Colchester achieved a recycling rate of 55% - 10% above the official recycling rate for England - in 2017
Property management company Titlecroft Limited £5,000 for failing to join a property redress scheme
The annual ‘Trees for Years’ giveaway returns on Saturday 2 February 2019
Three Wise Monkeys to move in and operate their pint-sized micro-brewery in the town centre
The award winning Sport For Confidence programme is supported by Colchester Borough Council.
Leisure World Colchester supports the Better Colchester Campaign to promote sport and health for Colchester residents.
Recently installed panels at Gosbecks replace existing ones
The winners, who were selected at random, have all made pledges to reduce their use of single-use plastics