Cookie Policy

This website uses anonymous cookies to help improve your user experience. No personal or sensitive information is collected. Types of cookies we use are detailed below.

Google Analytics

This website has a small Javascript on the bottom of every page that is supplied by Google. It collects information about how visitors use our site. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. This is in no way going to affect privacy of anyone. It is done purely to improve service. It’s called good business sense.

Google Maps

There is a clever map provided by Google on our contact page. This is so that people can find us. Google uses anonymous cookies for their Google Maps service to track usage.


This website is programmed in ColdFusion. This is a programming language that allows a webpage to talk to a database which outputs page content. ColdFusion sets a cookie whenever a page is accessed. This cookie does nothing of importance and simply creates a unique identifier so the computer can remember who that person is for the duration of the site visit.

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Contact Details

West Mersea Town Council
10 Melrose Road, West Mersea
Colchester, Essex, CO5 8JD


Telephone: 01206 382128

Office opening hours:
Monday & Friday
9am to 12pm.

You can still contact us by telephone and email at other times.