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31st October 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Town Hall
Entry fee: £35, Minimum Sponsorship: £150

Calling all ghosts, ghouls, witches and zombies! We need you to take the challenge of our Abseil down Colchester Town Hall this Halloween.

We are looking for thrill seekers who can take on this iconic challenge during either daylight, Sunset, Dusk or under darkness of Nightfall!

Check out the time slots to see which one suits you – our final time is at 9pm for those who really want that spooky experience!

We want to see your spookiest costumes, so fancy dress is encouraged (but not essential).

The Details:

When? – 31st October 2019, choose your time slot and arrive 30 mins before

Where? – Colchester Town Hall, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1PJ

How high? – 66 feet!

How much? – Entry fee: £35, Minimum Sponsorship: £150

Age? – Minimum age 10 years, if under 18, children need to be confident and sensible and have parental consent and supervision on the day


  • 3pm – 9pm 


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