About Colchester


Colchester is a large town based in the north east of Essex near the Suffolk boundry and close to the coast. The town has a buoyant local economy with a strong concentration of firms in key industry sectors including financial services, publishing, retail, leisure, technology and electronics.

Colchester is reputed to be the oldest town in Britain, has a colourful history and today houses a number of museums with a wealth of treasures from the past. The town also has a rich diversity of recreational and cultural facilities and events.

Browse our directory to find local Web sites and local listings including pubs, restaurants and shops. Read and submit reviews of Colchester shops and venues.

If you're a planning a visit to Colchester, take a look at our hotel guide which includes an online booking facility to find the best Colchester hotels and bed and breaksfast accommodation.