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West Mersea Town Council is coordinating a Community Support programme, to assist elderly and vulnerable members of the community with essential services.
Please call 01206 489240 to access this service.
If you wish to become a volunteer please phone the hotline number listed above and leave your details, or email 

West Mersea Town Council is endeavouring to continue to provide essential services only. However please note that the offices are currently closed to visitors, to protect staff and visitor health.
You can call the office on 01206 382128, but please note that our services and call handling are severely limited at this time, so please ensure that your call is urgent.

Also please note that toilets, public car parks and play park areas are also closed during the Covid-19 crisis.


West Mersea Town Council are pleased to announce that we are working with Essex County Council and Essex Outdoors Mersea to deliver a meal service to Mersea Island and Peldon residents from Monday 13th April. For more details: click here 


West Mersea Park and Wellhouse Park reopen to the public.
Please click here for West Mersea Park, and click here for Wellhouse Park, to view the posters displayed on the play equipment.
Please take extra care and stay safe whilst using the parks.


West Mersea Town Council is unable to provide detailed advice in relation to Covid-19. Instead please refer to the following sites:

(a) UK Government - click here
(b) NHS - In the event of an emergency dial 111 or 999 - click here 
(c) Essex County Council - click here 
(d) Colchester Borough Council - click here
(e) Colchester Borough Council; Community Response pack - click here 

Many businesses are now open, some with takeaway service only. Please contact the individual business for more details. Click here to view the Eating Out page.

Recycling enquires: click here

Welfare/Mental Health and Wellbeing: click here 

Bonfires - Residents asked to avoid lighting bonfires during coronovirus crisis: click here 

Resuscitation information during Covid-19: click here 

Hearing Loss and Tinnitus: click here 

Holiday Homes: click here (Item 1.15)