Our mission is to keep the local community informed about the interesting things that will happen or have happened in Myland - also known as Mile End - and act as a voice for the community in Colchester.

Latest news

  • 31 October 2017
  • Northern Gateway Pre-Planning Application Exhibition
  • Colchester Northern Gateway Sports Hub Exhibitions to give the public information about the proposals for this development, ahead of submission of the planning application, will be held as follows: Colchester Park & Ride: 2nd November 2017 15.30 – 18.30 (staffed)   Mile End Methodist Church Hall, Nayland Road 4th November 2017 10.00 – 12.00 (staffed)…
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  • 25 September 2017
  • September Update
  • New Developments Update – Education, Transport and Housing Education Young children needing schooling? As developments grow MCC will continue to press for information on plans for primary and secondary schools.  Cllr Pete Hewitt and Braiswick resident Chris Law recently met with Essex County Council.   Their education headlines: Requirements are produced on a rolling ten…
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  • 25 August 2017
  • Myland Community Action Plan
  • The MCC Community Action Plan – How Can We Help?   The Myland Community Council is here to support you – their local community. This can be direct action, working with others such as Colchester Borough Council or by helping those who help others.   Three examples agreed in July:   £150 towards the work…
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  • 19 July 2017
  • Myland Fete – Can you help??
  • MYLAND FETE – AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 28TH AUGUST We are still looking for stalls and entertainment – if you are interested in coming along to promote your charity or business please let us know! If you have any ideas for entertainment we would love to hear from you and we also need raffle and…
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  • 17 July 2017
  • July Snapshot
  • Community Questions – New Developments in Myland. New to the area? Just moved to the Chesterwell, Severalls or other developments? Or just wanting to know more about new developments and the future of north Colchester? Here’s the MCC Top 5 — our ‘snapshot’ as of July 2017!  Updates will follow! Q1. How many new homes will be built?…
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  • 4 July 2017
  • Mile End Road – Shared Use Cyclepath and Footway
  • Colchester Cycling Campaign have received the Ombudsman’s report following their complaint about the lack of consultation, lack of adherence to design guidance recommendations and a breach of equalities duties in the construction of the cyclepath/footway down Mile End Road. If you would like to read the whole report, please click on the link below. Ombudsman’s…
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  • 14 June 2017
  • Colchester Borough Council Local Plan Consultation
  •   Colchester Borough Council has published the Draft Publication Local Plan. It is subject to a six week period of public consultation running from Friday 16 June 2017 until Friday 11th August  2017. The new Plan will set out the strategy for the growth of the Borough up to 2033 and beyond, including the type,…
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  • 3 May 2017
  • Calling all Mylanders – WE NEED YOU!!
  • Myland Fete – August Bank Holiday Monday August 28th 2017, 12-4pm We need volunteers to: help organise entertainment and stalls prior to the fete; help with setting up on the day or running a stall; help with taking down at the end of the event; donate prizes for the raffle; donate prizes for the tombola.…
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