Letter from the leader

Letter from the leader
Dear Resident The Conservatives have run the County Council in some of the most financially challenging times and will continue to protect our Front Line services. We are more than conscious that no council has money – it is YOUR money and how we spend and invest that is how you judge our performance. We ...

Kevin Bentley appointed as Campaign Director for 2017 Elections

Kevin Bentley appointed as Campaign Director for 2017 Elections
Cllr Kevin Bentley has been appointed as the Campaign Director for the 2017 Essex County Council elections. Kevin is an experienced campaigner and politician and his currently the Deputy Leader of ECC. As well as being a County Councillor he is also a Colchester Borough Councillor where he was successfully returned for the 5th time ...

Tories say ‘no’ to proposed pay increases for councillors

Tories say ‘no’ to proposed pay increases for councillors
Proposed pay increases suggested by the Independent Remuneration Panel for ECC have been rejected by Conservatives at County Hall. The report will be debated by the Full Council meeting on Tuesday 13th October 2015 where the Conservatives will amend the report to ensure there is no additional burden on the Essex taxpayer. The Leader. The ...