colchester pensioners' action group


CPAG meet every third Friday of the month at Cardinal Bourne, Hall Priory Street, 

Colchester between 2 and 4 pm. 


Statutory and voluntary organisations providing services for those of pensionable age are invited to speak and give information. We also meet and contribute to ECC Older Peoples Planning Group and CBC Older Peoples Forum; hold hustings prior to all elections with a panel of candidates who each give a brief policy statement followed by questions from the floor. From time to time trips and Lunches are arranged as are guest speakers / entertainers. Please see News for meeting details -


Friday 18th August - David Padwick takes us back to the 60's to pop pirates and tuning in to Radio Luxemberg - And on a more serious note "Scams" both computer and telephone information gathered from various sources including Citizens Advise and Trading Standards.


Friday 15th September - Annual meeting with Colchester Borough Councillors Sue Lissimore, Paul Smith and Tim Young (Cllr Gerard Oxford tbc)


Friday 20th October - Engineering a steamy afternoon -Colchester Model Railway - Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals 


Friday 17th November - "Wellies on" Butterfly Farm and it's work with community groups - tba


Friday 15th December  - Bring your festive hats to wear! Dr John Knight Christmas with Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters refreshments including Mince Pies  (members only)


Colchester Institute Balkerne Restuarant 1200 (noon) Wednesday 20th September. Please let me know if you wish to attend £5 deposit required

Contact Information

Cardinal Bourne Hall
51 Priory Street

01206 577921