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 ...

Top Essex Councillors say ‘No’ to EU bill

Top Essex Councillors say ‘No’ to EU bill
Two of the most senior Conservative councillors in Essex are furious at the recent EU bill for £1.7 billion and have written to David Cameron demanding that he does not ‘pay one penny more’ to Brussels. Conservative Group Leader of Essex County Council, Cllr. David Finch, said: “This is a bill too far and a ...

Only the Conservatives can deliver for Essex

Only the Conservatives can deliver for Essex
Ever since the people of Essex returned the Conservatives to power at Essex County Council in 2013 we have been striving to continue our plans to deliver excellent services at value for money against a backdrop of falling income. We fully back the Government’s plans to reduce the heavy national debt the last Labour Government ...