‘We Must Do More To Eradicate Asbestos In Colchester’s Schools’ Warns Company Boss

A Colchester business owner has called for more to be done to combat the risks of people being exposed to asbestos in schools. Rebecca Berry, Managing Director of Ashbee Solutions Limited, said her company has been warning of the risk for many years. “There are schools in the Colchester area that still contain asbestos andContinue reading ‘We Must Do More To Eradicate Asbestos In Colchester’s Schools’ Warns Company Boss

‘We need your Support’ – Colchester Foodbank To See Increased Demand for August

Colchester’s Foodbank is asking for more help as statistics predict an increased demand for its services throughout the rest of August. The Trussell Trust’s network of over 420 foodbanks, of which Colchester Foodbank and it’s partner Foodbanks in Brightlingsea and Wivenhoe are part of, provided 3,500 more three-day emergency food supplies to children during JulyContinue reading ‘We need your Support’ – Colchester Foodbank To See Increased Demand for August

Martin Goss: Deep-Clean is Just the Beginning for Town Centre

Colchester Councillor Martin Goss says that the deep-clean of the Town Centre is just the beginning of a long-term plan for the area. Earlier this week, Martin accepted that standards had dropped recently due to a “perfect storm of challenges” which included machinery breaking down, but insisted that the clean-up had been planned for someContinue reading Martin Goss: Deep-Clean is Just the Beginning for Town Centre

Police appeal for witnesses after fatal crash

Essex Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision between a motorbike and metal sign on Greenstead Road, Colchester, left a man fatally injured. The collision occurred at approximately 16:10hrs on 21st July at Greenstead Road, near the junction of Hythe Station Road. It is believed that a number of members of the public stoppedContinue reading Police appeal for witnesses after fatal crash