Author: David Lines

Survey Works A12 Junction 27 Spring Lane Slip Roads

Volkerfitzpatrick on behalf of Highways England will be undertaking the following survey works on the A12 at Junction 27 Spring Lane Slip roads. The work will be undertaken on Thursday 15th October 2020 from 20:00 until Friday 16th October at 06:00.

The survey works will involve the following:

  • Lane Closures only with no diversion routes.
  • The use of light plant equipment and auxiliary lighting.

Due to the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 14:51 by David Lines

Tags: Notices, highways

Colchester Policing Newsletter

The September newsletter from the Colchester Community Team is attached. For further information on local policing matters, go to the Community section of our website via the link

Posted: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 10:01 by David Lines

Tags: Community, Newsletters, Police

FREE Online IT Tutorials

Colchester Borough Council's Digital Access Support Team have begun providing Online Tutorials, currently to a pilot group, which have been successful, so they are now encouraging residents of the borough to sign up for them.

Partnered with The Good Things Foundation's "Learn My Way" as an Online Centre, they aim to support residents in gaining vital digital skills, and will be running a variety of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:22 by David Lines

Tags: Community, IT, Notices

Walking for Health

A message from Colchester Borough Council

Highwoods Country Park are resuming their free health walks. The walks will be starting again from the 4th of October, for weekly updates please follow the link.

Health Walks. Led by fully trained volunteer walk leaders our FREE walks are an ideal way to improve fitness or mobility in a sociable atmosphere and are held in a regular fortnightly pattern on alternate... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:50 by David Lines

Tags: Borough Council, Community

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Blackberry Road, Stanway

Please click on the link to find details of the intended closure of Blackberry Road, due to commence on 18th October 2020 for 8 days. The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce while Anglian Water undertakes new water connection.

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 09:29 by David Lines

Tags: Services, highways, streets

1st October 2020 - Older Person’s Day

A message from Age Concern Colchester and North East Essex - supporting those in later years

At Age Concern Colchester and North East Essex, we work all year round to improve the lives of those in later years in our area. Since the Coronavirus struck, we know that older people had even more difficulty accessing services and vital local support. We have adapted what we do to make sure that we continue... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 11:51 by David Lines

Tags: Community, Services

Link to the Covid-19 mobile phone application

Link to the Covid-19 mobile phone application

This is a quick link to the official NHS site to enable you to download the Covid-19 mobile phone application. You can find more information in the attached document.

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 11:05 by David Lines

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Notices, Services

Update on the Bellhouse landfill site

A newsletter from the Environment Agency updating residents on the Bellhouse landfill site. For more information and EA contact details, please see the attachment.

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 10:45 by David Lines

Tags: Community, Notices, waste & recycling

TEMPORARY DIVERSION of FOOTPATH 39 STANWAY

NOTICE OF PUBLIC PATH ORDER TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 SECTIONS 257 & 261 ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL TEMPORARY DIVERSION TO ALLOW MINERAL EXTRACTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH PLANNING APPLICATION NO. ESS/23/14/COL DATED 23 MARCH 2015 ORDER 2020 FOOTPATH 39 STANWAY IN THE BOROUGH OF COLCHESTER

The consultation period is due to end on 29 October 2020

Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 10:16 by David Lines

Tags: Highways, Streets

Colchester Borough Council-Customer Consultation

Since the outbreak of coronavirus, Colchester Borough Council's face-to-face services have been delivered virtually and they are now taking an opportunity to review this, with an eye towards planning their next steps in service delivery.

CBC has now launched a public consultation and are urging customers to have their say on how they have found accessing council services since April, and what they would... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 17:01 by David Lines

Tags: Borough Council, Community, Consultation