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A Bright Future

29 June 2014

Plenty planned for the north of the town.

He said: "It’s really pleasing to see the development in the area over recent months and it’s increasingly easy to see how the stadium fits into the new infrastructure of the town. 

U's General Manager Tim Waddington believes that the stadium has been at the vanguard of the area.

for the area surrounding the Weston Homes, and there is plenty planned for north Colchester in the coming years. released updated plans The Borough Council recently

As Colchester United and the Weston Homes Community Stadium welcome Elton John to the town, it is the latest stage of a bright future for the northern gateway in the town.
"We have very much seen the Stadium as a gateway into Colchester – we’re bringing ¼ million people per year into this part of our town – and new sites developing will complement each other and help complete the jigsaw.

"You can see how the Northern Gateway is going to be such as strong economic generator for the town.
"What’s most pleasing though is how the Council have planned the space with a fabulous combination of leisure and business use, just like the football club, and we look forward to seeing it come to fruition."

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