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Live Well: Stay Well This Winter – Top Tips

We are excited to be able to work with all our #livewell partners (CCGs, local authorities and Essex County Council) to launch our Essex-wide ‘stay well this winter’ campaign, running from this month until end of February, which raises awareness of a number of actions you can take to help...

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Jean Robinson on BBC Essex

Listen to Jean Robinson our Veranda Manager talking on BBC Radio Essex about the ‘Unremembered’ project and the special wreaths from Age Concern Colchester laid by (308) Colchester RAF Air Cadets at the Cenotaph for Remembrance...

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Livewell Essex: Stay Well This Winter

                Our partners Livewell Essex are launching the Essex-wide ‘stay well this winter’ campaign, running from this month until end of February, which raises awareness of a number of actions you can take to help you and your family stay well over the...

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Remembrance Sunday Colchester 2018: Useful Links

This year Rememberance Sunday will be the 100th Anniversary Of The End Of WW1. In the run up to November 11th, we would like to let you know how Colchester will be marking their respect for those who gave their lives. Please do support them in this anniversary year. Remembrance...

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Beading Group Volunteer Needed

Tuesday afternoons 1-3pm A volunteering opportunity has come up at Age concern colchester to support our beading buddies Starting from mid November to March for two hours per week, Tuesday afternoons 1-3pm Would suit someone with a gentle caring nature who is passionate about beading and could inspire all levels...

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Making Halloween a Fun Time for All

Halloween is without a doubt an enjoyable time for everyone, a time full of hocus-pocus and fun-time dressing up. You may have kids excited about costuming up for the Halloween disco, all of which makes our community feel all the more connected.  While many are enjoying a carnival atmosphere, costumes,...

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