A brief heads up ahead of the first meeting [pdf] of the new CBC Cabinet that takes place at the Town Hall on 6 June.
As expected, it’s an admin based agenda with little political policy to be handed back down to Full Council.
A ‘alliance’ majority of one Cllr means that this is the way ahead in the Town Hall for the next twelve months. Read more
The Big Sunday returns to Colchester for its sixth year on 8th July. Festival organiser Dorian Kelly is politely asking for a little financial help to grow the event. Read more
The Colchester Business Improvement District ballot opens next month with the aim of helping to promote local businesses in the town centre. Read more
And so whilst the rest of us were enjoying the SUNNY COLCH Bank Holiday weather, the politicos of Colchester were trying to plot their way out of the electoral mess.
Following on from the inconclusive local election results last Thursday, the worst kept secret around town for the past 48 hours is now finally out in the open:
The LibLabIndie alliance will continue. LibDem Cllr Mark Cory will be the new Leader of the Council after Paul Smith lost his St Anne’s & St John’s seat. Read more
Which FOOL said that bugger all changes in these BONKERS election by thirds at Colchester Borough Council?
And so we wake up on Friday morning to find that we still have a LibLabIndie administration – but that is only half the story. Read more