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

Colchester and Ipswich Museums – Dressed for Victory blog

Colchester and Ipswich museums have created a blog post about a special garment created in 1945 to mark VE Day.

You can read about it at cimuseums.org.uk.

Page last reviewed: 30 April 2020