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Councillor Tony Everard

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09 May 2019
First Elected
03 May 2018

Ward Profile - Bocking North Ward

Updated: 10th May 2019

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Election History

Thu 3 May 2018 Mon 6 May 2019 Retirement and re-elected
Thu 9 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023 Local Elections - May 2023

Party Representation History

LabourThu 10 May 2018 Mon 8 May 2023

Ward Representation History

Bocking NorthThu 10 May 2018 Mon 6 May 2019
Bocking NorthThu 9 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

Committee - Date JoinedRole
There are no current committees for this member.

Past Committee Memberships

Current Outside Body Appointments

Outside BodyJoining Date
There are no current outside bodies for this member.

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
There are no register of interest records for this member.

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
There are no meeting declarations for this member.
Thu, 9 Feb 2023Planning (including enforcement) 
Wed, 26 Oct 2022Cost of Living 
Tue, 19 Jul 2022Levelling Up 
Tue, 4 Jun 2019Introduction to The Local Plan and Economic Development 
Thu, 30 May 2019Introduction to Environmental Services and Enforcement, and Housing and Community Services 
Tue, 28 May 2019Introduction to Local Government Finance and Strategic Investments 
Tue, 14 May 2019Introduction to Council Services 
Thu, 9 May 2019Member Induction Day - Overview of the Council including Role of Councillor and Code of Conduct  
Wed, 21 Nov 2018Scrutiny of the Priorities for 2019/20 and Initial Budget Position 
Thu, 26 Jul 2018Member Development - Planning EnforcmentSession outline: Guide to Planning Enforcement including: Outline of powers and enforcement tools, breaches of planning controls, permitted development, allegations which are not planning breaches, outline of powers for untidy land, unlawful adverts, protected trees and listed buildings.
Thu, 31 May 2018Member Induction Programme 
Tue, 29 May 2018Member Induction Programme 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Councillors’ Community Grant

This grant scheme operates from 1st September 2016 and provides all 49 Ward Councillors with funds to support organisations and groups to develop and deliver community projects and initiatives that benefit local residents.

The Councillor Community Grants Scheme is monitored by the Grants Panel and Councillors are obliged to consider the Member Code of Conduct when making grant decisions.  To aid transparency the details of each grant are published below.


Grants made by Councillor Tony Everard:


Organisation: North Essex Astronomical Society

Project:Junior Astronomy club

Overall cost of project: £2,700 (£185.90 requested)

Grant awarded: £185.90

Joint Grant: No

Date: 29/1/2019


Organisation: Bocking Village Fayre Organising Group
Charity Registration Number: N/A
Project: Bocking Village Fayre 2019

Overall cost of Project: £1,500
Grant Awarded: £775
Joint Grant: No
Date: 7th March 2019
Financial Year: 2018/19


Organisation: Daws Hall Trust
Charity Registration Number: 1157570
Project: Daws Hall Trust Projects 
Overall cost of Project: £28,500
Grant Awarded: £539
Joint Grant: YES (Cllr Graham Butland, Cllr Tom Cunningham, Cllr Malcolm Dunn, Cllr David Mann, Cllr Frankie Ricci, Cllr Wendy Schmitt and Cllr Lyn Walters)
Date: 25th March 2019
Financial Year: 2018/19


Organisation: Bocking Sports and Social Club
Registered Charity No.: N/A
Project: Improving Disabled Access 
Overall cost of Project: £1,585
Grant Awarded: £1,085
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillor David Mann (£500 contributed)
Date: 9th October 2020
Financial Year: 2020/21

Organisation: Friends of Bocking Windmill
Registered Charity No.: N/A
Project: Bocking Windmill grand re-opening
Overall cost of Project: £750
Grant Awarded: £375
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillor David Mann
Date: 22nd September 2021
Financial Year: 2021/22


Organisation: The Friends of the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Bocking
Registered Charity No.: 1087480
Project: Refurbishment of Church Hall WCs
Overall cost of Project: £10,506
Grant Awarded: £2000
Joint Grant: No
Date: 31st January 2022
Financial Year: 2021/22


Organisation: Bocking Concert Brass Band (BCB)
Registered Charity No.: N/A
Project: 50 year anniversary BCB recording (CD)
Overall cost of Project: £3,400
Grant Awarded: £825
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillor David Mann
Date: 5th October 2022
Financial Year: 2022/23


Organisation: Braintree Bullets BMX Racing Club
Registered Charity No.: N/A
Project: Supply and install community accessed debribilator
Overall cost of project: £2849
Grant awarded: £400
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillor Butland
Date: 8th February 2023
Financial Year: 2022/23

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Councillor: Retired, Vice-Chairman and Trustee for Glebe Community Hall and Holding Trustee for The Braintree Community Centre (also known as The Braintree Community Association).

Spouse: Retired.   

2. Financial Support

Councillor: Election expenses met by the Labour Group.

Spouse: None.

3. Contracts with Braintree District Council

Councillor/Spouse: None.

4. Land/Property

Councillor/Spouse:6 Wordsworth Road, Bocking, Braintree, CM7 5SX.

5. Property Licences

Councillor: None.

Spouse: None.

6. Tenancies with Braintree District Council

Councillor:  As Vice-Chairman and Trustee for Glebe Community Hall - the Lease for Glebe Community Hall.

Spouse: None.

7. Securities

Councillor/Spouse: None.


Other Pecuniary Interest

8. Employment


9. Discharged Contracts with Braintree District Council


Registerable Non-Pecuniary interests

10. Relevant Memberships

Governor for John Bunyan Primary School, Vice-Chairman of the Advisory Committee - Carousel Childrens' Centre, Vice-Chairman of Friends of Glebe Hall, Chairman of Friends of Glebe Wood. Trustee and Friend of Braintree Community Hospital, Holding Trustee of Braintree Community Centre, Member of Bocking St. Mary's Church, Choir and Bell Ringer.  Associated/Help with: Braintree Carnival Committee, Bocking May Fayre, Bocking Theatre, Braintree Music Society, Bocking United Services, Bocking Sports Club.  Braintree District Council's representative for Bocking Windmill.

11. Gifts and Hospitality with as estimated value of at least £50



Updated: 6th October 2020.

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances2 
Present as expected2100%
Apologies received00% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details