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


5/27/2020 4:07:51 PM

Council to allocate £1.7m to local businesses

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Delivering sustainability: eCargo bik...

5/21/2020 8:01:01 AM

25 electric cargo bikes and five electric trailers to funded by Energy Saving Trust

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Changes to St John’s Car Park opening...

5/21/2020 7:52:34 AM

Times will be reduced from 25 May 2020

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Garden waste collections to restart

5/20/2020 3:21:46 PM

The service will resume on 25 May 2020

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Planning Inspector gives local author...

5/19/2020 1:46:19 PM

Ruling that two of the three garden communities are not deliverable

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Changes to St John’s Car Park opening...

5/19/2020 8:33:09 AM

Reduced opening hours from 25 May 2020

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Amphora Homes gives green light for s...

5/18/2020 10:57:42 AM

New safer working measures to be introduced

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Residents encouraged to share their r...

5/15/2020 8:39:19 AM

The competition is open from 15 May until 7 June 2020

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Parks and countryside car parks to re...

5/12/2020 2:17:17 PM

Visitors must continue to follow social distancing rules

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Council and partners urge local busin...

5/12/2020 12:27:31 PM

The information will be used to help the council plan for future business support

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Colchester Borough Council finalising...

5/12/2020 8:50:38 AM

The council has worked hard to maintain its key services to residents and businesses

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Mayor marks VE Day at Colchester Garr...

5/8/2020 11:15:11 AM

A small ceremony to mark VE Day was held at Merville Barracks

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Colchester Borough Council reveals mo...

5/6/2020 11:26:36 AM

Including a spectacular floral display

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Coronavirus crisis: Council to furlou...

5/6/2020 7:58:02 AM

The move aims to limit the financial impact of the pandemic

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‘Roadmap’ to easing lockdown welcomed

5/5/2020 1:56:43 PM

council plans match governments

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VE Day goes ‘virtual’: Colchester to ...

5/1/2020 10:42:11 AM

Friday 8 May 2020 marks the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe

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Coronavirus crisis: Government announ...

5/1/2020 8:38:21 AM

Amid grave concerns about the pressures on the council’s finances

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Colchester Borough Council funds Colb...

5/1/2020 8:08:48 AM

Colbea provides business advice, support and training

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