Posts Tagged ‘Town’

Town Hall’s Restored Foundation Stone Unveiled

Foundation Stone

A newly carved foundation stone was unveiled during a special ceremony at Colchester Town Hall earlier today (29 April 2019).   Councillor David King, Portfolio Holder for Resources, and High Steward Sir Bob Russell revealed the restored inscription, which replaces the original that had become largely unreadable due to severe erosion over recent decades.   Cut from Portland whitbed stone – like that used to construct St. Paul’s Cathedral…

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Your chance to see Roman remains in Colchester this Saturday

Colchester Archaeologist

Colchester Archaeologists are having a “mini” open day at the Mercury Theatre this Saturday (8th December) between 9.30am and 12.30pm & 1pm to 3.30pm. Works have been taking place on the site ahead of the major redevelopment.   Visitors will be able to see the remains of parts of what may prove to have been…

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Drop Litter, Expect a £100 Fixed Penalty Notice

Town Centre enforcement rolled out to combat litter and unsocial-behavior in Colchester.   Preparations are underway for the Colchester Christmas Market this Sunday 9th December. Meanwhile Colchester Borough Council has announced it’s crackdown on littering and anti-social behaviour.   On Friday 7 and Saturday 8 December, a team of six enforcement officers from Artemis will…

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Essex Police’s new Town Centre team starts work in Colchester

A dedicated Town Centre Team made up of Special Constables, Police Community Support Officers and a Police Constable has been recruited by Essex Police as part of the Colchester Town Centre Action Plan (TCAP).   This week sees the launch Team Ten a multi-agency project delivered in partnership by Essex Police, Colchester Borough Council and…

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