The Mayor’s charities and events

The Mayor of Colchester's Charity Appeal Fund May 2023 to May 2024

Calendar of Charity events

Throughout the Mayoral year, the Mayor and Mayoress will hold various fundraising events in order to raise money for their chosen charities. 

Upcoming events

A Christmas Carol recited by Anthony Roberts, with piano by Jamie Cunliffe


  • Wednesday 20 December 2023
  • Friday 22 December 2023

Time and Venue:

  • 20 December 7.30pm for 8pm start – Colchester Castle
  • 22 December 2023, 7.30pm for 8pm start – Colchester Town Hall

Cost and booking: £10 for adults and £5 for under 16’s To book: call 01206 505250 or email

Donate to the Mayor's charities

Donations to the Mayor’s Charities can be made in a number of ways.

  • Cheque – please make cheques payable to ‘Grassroots (Mayor’s Charity Fund)’ and send to the Civic Office.
  • Cash donations at the Town Hall (receipts available on request). 
  • Via BACS – details available on request from the Civic Office.
  • Via Grassroots’ People’s Fundraising page. You must ensure you put the reference ‘Mayor’s Charity Fund’ in the comment, otherwise your donation will not be allocated correctly.

Page last reviewed: 17 August 2023


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