Tories propose radical Budget to invest more in vital services

Tories propose radical Budget to invest more in vital services
The ruling Conservatives at County Hall have put forward plans for a radical budget that will see more investment into Essex roads, pavements, caring for vulnerable people, elderly residents, schools, skills and meet increasing costs of the Living Wage and inflation. The Conservatives are proposing to increase the Council Tax base rate by 2.99% and ...

Conservatives always putting Essex first

Conservatives always putting Essex first
As Conservatives we believe completely in putting residents and taxpayers first and while we are elected to represent you with everyday issues we also must look to the future to ensure we are planning sustainable communities that meet the needs of us today and our children and grandchildren in the decades to come. This is ...

Tories want Independent Commission to check fire safety at all ECC premises

Tories want Independent Commission to check fire safety at all ECC premises
The safety of ECC staff and the public was at the centre of a crucial debate today at County Hall concerning fire safety at council premises in the Essex. Conservatives have called for an independently chaired all-party commission involving partner organisations to look into the whole system of fire safety for employees and other users ...