Uni misses out on Colchester Monopoly space

By Alex Maxam

Colchester’s very own Monopoly board was released on Friday at the Mercury Theatre, however many are surprised to see that the University of Essex fails to make an appearance.

The university are among other sites in Colchester that are key to the town’s success failing to gain a spot on the board along with First Site. The arts and culture venue hosts an array of exhibitions popular with Colchester residents. Continue reading

Suffolk mum’s erotic debut novel hits the spot

By Charley Goff

Local writer K J Dorward has soared to the top of the Amazon Erotica chart with her debut novel Three Words Falling – the first of a trilogy.

After quitting her job to pursue her writing career, the mum of three took inspiration from the global success of Fifty Shades of Grey and her “passion for literature” to fit in writing with her daily motherly life.

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