Marie Curie Cancer Care is calling on Colchester residents to give generously this December.

Collections will take place at Sainsbury’s, in Priory Walk, on November 30 and December 1.

They will also be held at Tesco Highwoods on December 7 and Tesco Greenstead Road on December 14.

The charity is keen to hear from volunteers to help collect money.

Anyone who would can help should call 01920 468956 or email