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Police are appealing for dash cam footage after two officers were injured in Dedham just before 10.20am on March 18. After spotting a car they believed may have been stolen, the officers followed the…Read More
Users of Liverpool Street Station today have been greeted by Roman soldiers promoting Colchester as a tourism destination. The event organised by Visit Colchester is running from 7am – 7pm tonight and is anchored by a pop-up…Read More
St Helena Hospice has received a £7,000 donation, thanks to Colchester Crematorium’s participation in a national recycling scheme. Each year the Institute of Crematorium and Cemetery Management (ICCM) scheme, which Colchester Crematorium joined a year…Read More
Sixty-six Special Constables who have volunteered almost 24,000 hours of their time in the last 12 months in Colchester, have been recognised by the town’s Mayor with awards for their dedication to policing the town. …Read More
Colchester Borough Council is starting a programme of refurbishment at the Avenue of Remembrance First World War memorial, situated at the junction of Colne Bank Avenue and North Station Road. The memorial features plaques listing…Read More