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History and Geography
History - Why Colchester is here and how it has developed.
Geography - Position, elevation, roads, rivers, population etc.
Old pictures of Colchester and New pictures of Colchester
Books about Colchester
Entertainment, Sports and Leisure in and around Colchester
|Things to do||Art galleries Museums Places to go (general)|
|Childrens activities||Party venues & adventure Play groups & pre-school Toy libraries Toy shops Zoos & farms|
|Pastimes||Antiques Collecting Crafts Dance schools Gardening Knitting Languages Libraries Model shops Music schools|
|Pets||Aquaria & ponds Pet boarding Pet grooming Pet shops & pet supplies Pet training Stables Vets|
|*Pubs||Listing as many Pubs and Wine bars as we can find.|
|Eating||Cafes Health food shops Restaurants Sandwiches Takeaways Eating links|
|Entertainment||*Amusement arcades etc Cinemas Discos & night clubs Karaoke venues Live music Theatres Video libraries|
|Organizing a function or wedding||Balloons (decorative) Bouncy castle hire Bridal & formal wear & hire Catering & cakes Entertainers & agencies Fancy dress Karaoke companies Kiss-o-grams Limousine hire Marquee & Tent Hire Mobile Discos Organizers & planners Photographers Venues|
|Sports||Bowls & bowling Fishing Golf Skating Snooker Sports clubs & associations Sports grounds & stadia Sports and leisure centres Sporting links|
|Outdoor pursuits||Assorted pursuits Ballooning Boating Corporate entertainment Flying Horse riding Karting Shooting Water Sports|
|Sporting shops||Assorted sport shops Camping supplies Cycle shops Chandlers Fishing shops Gunsmiths Golf shops Saddlery shops Sail makers Trophies etc|
|Fitness & beauty||Beauty salons Dieting & weight control Health clubs, gyms & fitness Saunas solariums and tanning salons|
|Where to Stay||Camp sites Caravan parks Guest houses Holiday accommodation Hostels Hotels|
|Getting there||Airports Buses Car rental (chauffeur driven) Car rental (self drive) Coach & minibus hire Coach tours Taxis & minicabs Trains|
|Shopping||Factory outlet shops & centres Shopping centres Gift shops Gifts (delivered)|
|Community||Clubs & associations Places of worship Religious organizations Youth & community groups|
|Events||What events are planned in Essex.|
|Emergencies||Electricity, Environmental agency, Floodline, Gas, Hospitals, Local police station, RSPCA, Water, etc.|
Map of Colchester
Map of Colchester Area
Map of Colchester town-centre
Links - Other local sites
Links - Other sites abroad