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Councillor Bob Wright

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Councillor Bob Wright
09 May 2019
First Elected
09 May 2019
Green Party
Silver End and Cressing
C/O Causeway House
Bocking End
Mobile Telephone No:
07946 388184

Electoral Ward Profile


Updated: 13th May 2019

Job Title:

Election History

Thu 9 May 2019 Elected on 2nd My 2019

Party Representation History

Green PartyThu 2 May 2019

Ward Representation History

Silver End and CressingThu 9 May 2019

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside BodyPast Joining DatePast Leaving Date
There are no past outside bodies for this member.

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, 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 
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 Bob Wright:

Organisation: The Friends of Cressing Temple Gardens 
Charity Registration Number: 1166431
Project: Cressing Temple Community Gardening
Overall cost of Project: £1379.32
Grant Awarded: £800.00
Joint Grant: Yes  (Councillor James Abbott)
Date: 6th January 2020
Financial Year: 2019/20

Organisation: Cressing Community Magazine
Charity Registration Number: 
Cressing Community Magaine 
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes (Councillor James Abbott - £250 contributed)
12th January 2021
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Silver End Parish Council
Charity Registration Number: 
Floodlights/Electrical Supply
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes (Councillor James Abbott)
12th January 2021
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Rivenhall Parish Council
Charity Registration Number: 
New/replacement litter bin with lid
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes (Councillor James Abbott)
5th October 2021
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Trust Links
Charity No.: 1092324
Project: Plant House at Growing Together
Overall cost of project: £2,841
Grant awarded: £1700
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillor James Abbott)
Date: 28th January 2022
Financial Year: 2021/22

Organisation: Cressing Parish Council
Charity No.: N/A
Project: Defibrillator at Playing Field
Overall cost of project: £2,750
Grant awarded: £450
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillor James Abbott)
Date: 16th April 2022
Financial Year: 2022/23

Organisation: Cressing Temple Community Shed
Charity No.: 1175821
Project: Replacement table saw
Overall cost of project: £1,841.20
Grant awarded: £500
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillors James Abbott and Michelle Weeks)
Date: 10th May 2022
Financial Year: 2022/23

Organisation: Silver End Community Secret Nature Garden
Charity No.: N/A
Project: Silver End Community Secret Nature Garden
Overall cost of project: £1,087
Grant awarded: £350
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillor James Abbott)
Date: 12th June 2022
Financial Year: 2022/23

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Councillor:Engineer Surveyor, Parish Councillor (Rivenhall Parish Council) and Governor (Holy Family School, Witham)

Spouse: NHS Manager

2. Financial Support

Councillor: Election expenses met by the Witham and Braintree Green Party.

Spouse: None

3. Contracts with Braintree District Council

Councillor/Spouse: None

4. Land/Property

Councillor/Spouse: Declared to the Monitoring Officer - Dispensation against publication granted - 23/11/2021 

5. Property Licences

Councillor/Spouse: None

6. Tenancies with Braintree District Council

Councillor/Spouse: None

7. Securities

Councillor/Spouse: None

Other Pecuniary Interest

8. Employment

Allianz Engineering, Haslemere Road, Liphook, Hampshire, CG20 7UN

9. Discharged Contracts with Braintree District Council


Registerable Non-Pecuniary interests

10. Relevant Memberships

Governor at Holy Family School, Witham, Parish Councillor (Rivenhall Parish Council), Member of the Society of Operations Engineers, Bureau of Engineer Surveyors and Member of the Green Party.

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



Updated: 26th November 2021