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

  • 25 May 2018
  • Vacancy – Clerk/RFO
  • A vacancy has arisen for a Clerk/RFO for this active and forward-looking Community Council. The responsibilities include: Advising Councillors on all legal and financial matters relating to Council business Budget preparation, monitoring and reporting Assisting with Business Plans Preparing agendas and servicing Community Council Meetings and Committee Meetings (between 2 and 5 evening meetings per…
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  • 13 April 2018
  • Weston Homes Community Stadium Consultation
  • Community Sports and Recreation   We want the community view: what sports would be your priorities should we have land available? We already have some areas across the parish for sport, like the playing fields off Fords Lane and the rugby pitches off Mill Road, as well as David Lloyd.  The Northern Gateway project will…
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  • 12 March 2018
  • Q: Where and When? A: Saturday 24th March at the Myland Community Council Offices at 101 Nayland Road, 8 – 11am. Q: Can I park outside? A: Parking is limited in Nayland Road. Please walk if you can, but you can park in the Dog and Pheasant car park in Nayland Rd (our thanks to…
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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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