Local COVID alert level: high

Colchester is currently defined as a 'high risk' coronavirus alert level. We continue to monitor the situation closely and will take action to minimise disruption and keep residents and visitors safe.

Coronavirus: updates, advice and guidance

View plans for new Stanway community ...

1/30/2020 2:30:45 PM

Invite for Stanway residents to view the new design proposals for new community facility on Stanway’s Western Bypass.

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Vineyard Street Car Park reduced on 5...

1/30/2020 1:11:30 PM

Spaces reduced due to resurfacing works

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New We Are Colchester board aims to u...

1/30/2020 12:45:38 PM

Will develop an investment plan for up to £25 million from the Government’s Town Deal

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Mill Pond Car Park, Dedham – temporar...

1/29/2020 9:38:32 AM

Fewer car parking spaces available from 3-7 February 2020

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Colchester welcomes more funding to s...

1/28/2020 12:48:20 PM

An additional £296,144 will continue and extend existing initiatives

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Colchester Borough Council’s biggest ...

1/28/2020 11:52:31 AM

10,000 trees to be given away as part of the Colchester Woodland Project

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CCTV in licensed vehicles to go to co...

1/23/2020 9:00:23 AM

The consultation is planned to start at the end of January.

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2020/21 budget to support investment ...

1/22/2020 11:06:56 AM

The council's portion of the Council Tax could rise for only the fourth time since 2010

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New Events Policy to give boost to Co...

1/21/2020 1:06:48 PM

The council’s current Events Policy was introduced in 2016 and is due for renewal

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Plans for major upgrade to enhance an...

1/21/2020 1:02:53 PM

To replace the existing analogue system with an advanced digital platform

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New visitor tourism guides for 2020

1/21/2020 9:16:35 AM

Providing a snapshot of what's on offer in the borough

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LGBT+ History Month at Colchester Castle

1/20/2020 1:00:03 PM

Guided tours will uncover some of the hidden LGBT stories held in the museum collections

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Veganuary at Colchester Market

1/17/2020 2:29:42 PM

Colchester Market's vegan traders are promoting their own vegan produce throughout January

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Meet the new faces of Adorn: Jeweller...

1/17/2020 10:25:02 AM

The final eight contributors have fascinating and unique stories to tell

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North Essex Garden Communities projec...

1/15/2020 10:42:30 AM

£550,000 funding to progress plans for three proposed Garden Communities

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Happy To Share My Table cards in cafe...

1/13/2020 3:17:07 PM

A new scheme to encourage people to come together and get talking.

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We Are Colchester aims to unlock Colc...

1/13/2020 3:01:26 PM

Will be used to bid for up to £25 million from the Government’s Town Deal

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Public hearing sessions on plans for ...

1/13/2020 2:45:35 PM

Local Plan hearing sessions open on 14 January 2020

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Public hearing sessions on plans for ...

1/13/2020 1:58:09 PM

Additional Local Plan hearing sessions into plans to create three Garden Communities

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Fines issued to property guardian com...

1/10/2020 3:59:47 PM

The breaches related to fire and electrical safety and living conditions

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Share My Table scheme launches in Col...

1/10/2020 11:40:16 AM

Colchester Borough Council's new Happy to Share My Table scheme aims to tackle loneliness

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A dozen new council homes agreed

1/10/2020 11:29:37 AM

Part of the council's commitment to deliver up to 350 new affordable homes over the next five years

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Deadline approaches for Colchester Cr...

1/10/2020 10:14:56 AM

In total £20,000 has been made available for creative events

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Winter Ready Neighbourhoods

1/2/2020 1:51:20 PM

More information on how our neighbourhood service is ready for winter.

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