Gather your little monsters for a ghoulishly good time at High Woods Country Park this October half term.   The whole family can enjoy four frighteningly good Halloween themed walking trails, suitable for ages 4-8 and 7-11yrs. Venture into the woods and follow the trail to solve the creepy clues and uncover spooky myths and…

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Strictly Champion siblings, Kevin and Joanne Clifton, will be fox-trotting their way to Charter Hall in Colchester, on 13 November, with an intimate show produced for a socially distanced audience: An Evening with Kevin And Joanne Clifton.   The much-loved dancing duo, who have both won the highly sought-after glitter ball trophy on the hit…

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Comedy superstar John Bishop is to bring his brand-new, highly anticipated ‘Right Here, Right Now’ World Tour to Charter Hall, Colchester with two new dates on 19 October 2021 and 29 January 2022.   John Bishop’s World Tour will visit major theatres and arenas around the UK and Ireland from early September 2021 before culminating…

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Lion Walk shopping centre is bringing a touch of the Caribbean to Colchester this year with their amazing Summer Drinks Terrace.   Imagine an immersive space to take you away from the reality and pressures of life, somewhere you can relax and feel like you are on holiday, oh and some shopping too!   With…

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This weekend Clacton Pier opened its latest ride a White Water Log Flume and it’s an instant splash hit!   Customers of all ages were queuing long before it made its initial run around lunchtime on Saturday and by the end of the day hundreds of thrill seekers had enjoyed the attraction.   The ride…

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In a tweet by Westlife’s official account, the group have confirmed that their shows scheduled for June and July “must be cancelled”.   The group were due to appear in the Castle Park on Saturday 11th July as part of their “All the Hits Tour”.   The tweet continues “Those who have been on the…

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10cc are coming to Colchester and at the moment there are loads of tickets available.   The band are due to stop off at Colchester as part of their mammoth 25-date All the Hits and More UK tour on the 6th November.   Marking the 45th anniversary of the release of their mega-hit I’m Not…

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As part of its commitment for a Better Colchester, Colchester Borough Council has lit up the Castle to celebrate and showcase the town’s rich heritage for residents and visitors.   On Friday 7 February, the installation of new LED colour-changing lighting was completed, improving the lighting of Colchester Castle after dark and showcasing the largest Norman…

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