Get involved

We are organising a series of events for you to share your ideas on how you would like ‘The Centre’ of Greenstead to be improved. The design team will use your comments to help design improvements for ‘The Centre’.

If you are interested in getting involved in any of the below consultation events please e-mail us at greensteadcentre@yourshout.org or call us on 0800 955 1042 (020 7587 3049 from a mobile). We will register you for the event and provide further details. 

Meet & Greet 

Meet the team at our ‘Meet & Greet’ event. You will be able to ask the team any questions you have about the listening period and get more information about the events you can get involved in.

When: Tuesday 7 November 4:00PM-8:00PM

Where: Enoch House, Hawthorn Avenue, Colchester, CO4 3LH


Resident-led Walks 

Join us on resident-led walks around ‘The Centre’. Here you can highlight to the team what you like and dislike in context.

When:Tuesday 14 November 2:00PM-3:00PM

           Friday 24 November 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Meeting point: Entrance to the Greenstead Community Centre


Resident Trip 

Join us on a trip to visit another estate which has seen recent improvements. The trip will help you see how estate regeneration can be delivered, you may also see elements that want delivered for ‘The Centre’. The trip is free and refreshments will be provided. We have 45 spaces, so if you are interested please register by using our contact details.


When: Details to follow 'Meet & Greet' event 

Meeting point: Entrance to the Greenstead Community Centre


Resident Design Workshops 

We are holding design workshops for local residents. At the workshop you will be able to learn more about your area, highlight what you like and dislike about ‘The Centre’ and outline what you want improved. This is an interactive session where you can actively make suggestions on what you want changed and discuss ideas with the team.

When: Monday 4 December 10:00AM-12:00PM

Where: Greenstead Community Centre, Hawthorn Avenue, Colchester, CO4 3QE

When: Thursday 7 December 6:00PM-8:00PM

Where: 121 Forest Road Meeting Hall, Forest Road, Colchester, CO4 3XG


Home Visits 

If it is difficult for you to attend our consultation events, we are able to visit you in your home to explain what is happening and gather your ideas and desires for the area. We can visit at a time that suits you, just use our contact details below to arrange a visit.


Drop in to the Housing Office 

If you are unable to to attend our various consultation events you can drop into Housing Office to have a chat with a member of our team.

When: Every Wednesday starting from Wednesday 8 November 10:00AM-12:00PM

Where: Greenstead Local Housing Office, Hawthorn Avenue, Greenstead, Colchester, CO4 3QE