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We Are Colchester is a new partnership that has been launched in response to the Towns Fund, a new investment fund that is worth up to £25m to support inclusive economic growth, connectivity and quality of life in Colchester Town.
The programme was launched on 29 January with the formation of a new ‘We Are Colchester’ Board.
Supporting the Board is a 25-strong panel of experts, the Advisory Group. This group, commissioned by the We Are Colchester Board, will be developing the Investment Plan for Colchester under three distinct strands of work:
The programme also recently held the first in a series of Town Assemblies, where a wider group of people with an interest in Colchester were welcomed to help establish the vision for the programme.
The first meeting of the Colchester Town Assembly focused on defining and refining a set of vision statements.