It’s Christmas Eve here in LGBT+ Colchester. Tomorrow, as a community, we must show our UNITY. Colchester Borough Council have quite rightly agreed to fly the Rainbow Flag. Cllr Mark Cory, an openly gay man, is in full support of this weekends Colchester has Pride event, stating that he hopes to bring many events ofContinue reading Colchester Celebrates Pride and Town Hall Flies the Rainbow Flag
A tribute to a popular local busker is due to take place in a popular Colchester Pub. Paul Foster passed away on 18th July 2018 after suffering a stroke. Paul was a well-known face around Colchester and could regularly be heard playing in the Town Centre. A number of tributes have been posted for PaulContinue reading Tribute to Popular Busker to Take Place in Colchester Pub
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
Colchester town centre is set to be invaded again this year by volunteer Costumers and to raise funds for local charities. Invasion Colchester is now 8 years old and was originally founded by Simon Leonard. Simon came up with the idea as a way to help raise money for local causes after he almost diedContinue reading Colchester: Get Ready to be Invaded!
Scottish band Simple Minds, famous for their song ‘Don’t you (forget about me)’ will be performing live in Colchester Castle Park on 26th August 2018, joined by American-English rock band The Pretenders and another famous Scot, KT Tunstall. The event, called ‘GRANDSLAM 2018 Summer Tour’, is likely to be the height of the Summer’s liveContinue reading Simple Minds, the Pretenders and KT Tunstall to perform in Colchester in August