Category archives for: FCAT News (archived September 2016)

the Trust’s annual lecture to Friends of the Trust: 2015

Yesterday (7th February), over a hundred members of the Friends of the Colchester Archaeological Trust (FCAT) – including some of the Trust’s dedicated volunteers – came to the annual lecture session which the Trust presents at Lion Walk Church in Colchester. Five Trust archaeologists gave illustrated talks about some of the archaeological fieldwork and building […]

a Canterbury tale: enjoyable excursion for Friends of the Trust

On Saturday (17th May), the Friends of the Colchester Archaeological Trust (FCAT) enjoyed an excursion to Canterbury in Kent. FCAT member and dedicated Trust renovation volunteer Maureen writes: ‘… Forty-six members of the Friends of the Trust thoroughly enjoyed a visit to Canterbury on Saturday.  Mike Corbishley gave an interesting, comprehensive tour of the World Heritage site of […]

‘informative and enjoyable’ Friends annual meeting

On Saturday (2nd February), the Friends of the Colchester Archaeological Trust (FCAT) held their AGM at Roman Circus House. This was followed by their annual meeting at Lion Walk United Reformed Church in the town centre. Trust director Philip Crummy and several of our archaeologists gave short illustrated talks on the work of the Trust […]

Friends of CAT AGM and annual meeting: tomorrow, 2nd February

Tomorrow (2nd February), the Friends of CAT will be holding their AGM at Roman Circus House at 11.00 am. Later in the day, at 2.00 pm, the Friends of CAT will be meeting at the Lion Walk United Reformed Church in Lion Walk precinct in Colchester town centre. Trust director Philip Crummy and some of our archaeologists will be […]

Christmas Gift Idea

Membership of the Friends of Colchester Archaeological Trust would make a different seasonal gift. Whoever you are buying the gift for will receive a Christmas Card from CAT and the volunteers  plus a complimentary copy of  The ColchesterArchaeologist ( we will try to send the most recent issue subject to availability) and a years subscription. In […]

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