Colchester Civic Society

The Colchester Civic Society is part of a national network of Civic Societies which encourage high standards of architecture and town planning.


Balkerne Tower Trust

Balkerne Tower Trust Ltd was initially set up to secure the purchase of Jumbo when the building was to be sold by auction in February 2006.  Although unsuccessful, the trust continues to campaign for the restoration of this landmark with an after-use that provides for public access.


The UK Association of Preservation Trusts

UK APT was established in 1989 to assist building preservation trusts to save historic buildings from neglect and dereliction. Essentially a networking organisation, the APT provides valuable advice and assistance to the trust.

Save Britain's Heritage

SAVE Britain’s Heritage

SAVE Britain’s Heritage has been described as the most influential conservation group to have been established since William Morris founded the Society for the Protection Ancient Buildings over a century ago.


Historic England

Historic England placed English Heritage in 2015, and are the Government’s statutory adviser on the historic environment.


Colchester Borough Council

Local planning authority for heritage issues in Colchester.

Friends of Colchester Roman Wall

Friends of Colchester Roman Wall

A voluntary organisation with the purpose of celebrating the Colchester Roman Wall through it’s repair, enhancement and interpretation.