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 (kōl′chĕs′tər, -chĭ-stər)
A borough of southeast England near the North Sea. It was an important pre-Roman city and the site of the first Roman colony in Britain.
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(Placename) a town in E England, in NE Essex; university (1964). Pop: 104 390 (2001). Latin name: Camulodunum
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(ˈkoʊlˌtʃɛs tər, -tʃə stər)

a city in NE Essex, in E England. 149,100.
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Labour councillor Dave Harris, of Colchester Borough Council, said he was "absolutely appalled" by the force's move.
A Colchester Borough Council spokesman said: "We have helped Mr and Mrs Parker along with their family for a number of years.
Colchester Borough Council said it has 440 staff on zero-hours contracts, while Corby Borough Council has 151 it defines as casual.
However Colchester Borough Council task and finish group are recommending councillors participating in debates are banned from using social media.
Colchester Borough Council, who have their websites powered by GOSS iCM (intelligent Content Management), were mentioned by the reviewers for their overall clear content, “The content on the site is refreshingly clear of jargon, clear and well presented.”
In 2000, Colchester announced plans to move to a new 10,000 capacity all-seater community stadium at Cuckoo Farm, which were given the go-ahead by Colchester Borough Council six years later.
The Colchester borough council's Rowan House office block has no flag since the building was purchased from Anglian Water two years ago.
Colchester Borough Council said it was now charging pounds 3.20 for replacements after demand outstripped supply.
Colchester Borough Council, a joint customer, deployed 11 direct payment applications - including Council Tax, Business Rates and Housing Benefit - for its 156,000 residents, leading take-up of direct payment services.
Mathew Buer, 21, from Clacton, Essex, was fined pounds 50 by Colchester Borough Council. He paid the fine and thought the matter was settled until a second demand for payment fell through his letterbox from neighbouring Tendring District Council because some of the chips fell in its district.
Mathew Buer, 21, from Clacton, Essex, was fined pounds 50 by Colchester Borough Council after he was spotted throwing chips out of his window as he was travelling along the A133 between Clacton and Colchester.
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