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Colchester: What's happening for Friday and the weekend


It was -3 C at 6:30 a.m. and todays high is expected to be 4 C, with sun and cloud. Itll be around 1 C tonight.

The temperature is expected to climb to 13 C on Saturday, with sun and cloud, and there will be an overnight low around 9, with showers.

Sunday will have showers, with a high of 11 C, dropping to -4, with showers or flurries, overnight.


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Plenty of Pets

Louie is a gentle mini Dutch bunny who loves to snuggle.

Hes energetic, playful and loves to explore, and hes great with other animals and with children.

Louie has been vet checked and neutered and is ready for a loving indoor home.

For more information visit 10,000 Carrots Rabbit Rescue at or or email


Fuel prices:

Gasoline went down a little overnight and diesel increased.

The price of gasoline dropped 2.3 cents to a new price of $1.15.3 per litre.

Diesel increased 1.4 cents and is now $1.16.7 per litre.



Tidal Times

The tidal bore will be coming in at 4:09 p.m. today

Saturday: 4:42 a.m. and 4:57 p.m.

Sunday: 5:31 a.m. and 5:50 p.m.


Things to do

Food Drive: Truro Police and the Salvation Army will be at Sobeys, on Prince Street from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. today to collect food donations for those in need.

Ten Thousand Villages Fair: Friday 10 a.m-9 p.m. - Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.. – Immanuel Baptist Church

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