Colchester tourist and travel information

Colchester tourist and travel information

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Colchester Travel Information

Travel Information Colchester is in the county of Essex and is Britain's oldest recorded town.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Colchester - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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Travel by train

Rail Colchester - Travel by train - Colchester Station, North Station, Colchester, CO1 1XD. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Taxi rank.

Colchester Town Station, St Botolphs Corner, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7EF. Waiting room. Pay phone. Whole station step free access.

National Express. Main regions: Operates local, suburban and express services. Tel: 0845 600 7245. www.nationalexpress.com

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

UK A Roads

Roads Colchester - Travel by road - Colchester is on the A 133. Colchester is about 65 miles from LONDON.

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Miles from town Colchester is 12 miles west of Harwich, 10 miles NW of Clacton and 12 miles east of Braintree.

Colchester Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Colchester - Sport - Colchester is an interesting, exciting place to visit, from the ancient ruins in Castle Park to water-filled fun at Leisure World. Walkers/cyclists can try the Wivenhoe Trail. Ten Pin Bowling. Colchester Tenpin, Cowdray Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1YH. Tel: 0871 550 1010. Colchester United FC, Layer Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7JJ. Tel: 0871 2262161. Colchester Leisure World. Tel: 01206 282000.

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Sport

Sport Colchester - Sport - Colchester Golf Club, Braiswick, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5AU. About 1 mile from Colchester on the B1508. Tel: 01206853396. Birch Grove Golf Club, Layer Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 0HS. About 3 miles South of Colchester on B1026. Tel: 01206734276.

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Shopping

Stores Colchester - Shopping - Colchester has many quaint old-style shopping areas as well as the more modern shopping centre in Culver Square with its water fountain and street entertainers, a popular local meeting place where a market is held every Friday. Marks & Spencer, 38 High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1DH. Tel: 01206 570241. British Home Stores Colchester - 77 Culver Street, East Essex, CO1 1LF. Tel: 0845 8410166. Woolworths - 9/11 Culver Square, Colchester, CO1 1WF, Tel: 01206 710588.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Colchester - Entertainment - Mercury Theatre, Balkerne Gate, Colchester, CO1 1PT. Tel: 01206 573948.

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Other information Colchester - Other information - Colchester Castle and Museum is situated in Castle Park at the eastern end of the High Street. Tel: 01206 282939. Location: In the centre of Colchester.

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COLCHESTER ACCOMMODATION

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Colchester hotels

ACCOMMODATION

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Essex Map and Attractions

Stanstead Airport is 42 miles from London. It is 68 miles from Haverhill to Tilbury and 56 miles from Stanstead Mountfitchet to Harwich.

Ferries Ferries indicated are Harwich and Ipswich.

Airports Airport indicated is Stansted Airport.

Roads Colchester is on the A133.

Map of Essex

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Colchester.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Hedingham Castle, Castle Hedingham, Essex. CO9 3DJ. Tel: 01787 460261. hedinghamcastle.co.uk
Attraction 2 - Colchester Zoo, Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0SL. Tel: 01206 331292. colchester-zoo.co.uk
Attraction 3 - Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JF. Tel: 01799 522399. english-heritage.org.uk
Attraction 4 - Central Museum/ Planetarium/ Discovery Centre, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ES. Tel : 01702 434449
Attraction 5 - Essex Wildlife Trust, Langdon Nature Reserve, Third Avenue, Lower Dunton Road, Basildon, Essex SS16 6EB. Tel 01268 419103. essexwt.org.uk
Attraction 6 - Great Leighs Ltd, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP. Tel: 01245 362412. The UK's newest racecourse. greatleighs.com

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For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Manningtree hotels & Harwich hotels.

Colchester Local Information - Crouch End Pharmacy 01206 541203 - Royal Bank Of Scotland PLC 01206 765153 - Post Office 01206 760712 - Colchester Leisure World 01206 282000 - Arena Leisure Centre 01206 549325 - Go Bananas 01206 761762

Telephoning Colchester from abroad - To dial a Colchester number from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Colchester

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