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Councillor Ron Ramage

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Elected:
09 May 2019
First Elected
05 May 2011
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Councillor
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Election History

ElectedRetiredReason
Thu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015 Re-elected
Thu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019 Retirement and re-election
Thu 9 May 2019 Mon 24 Aug 2020 Resignation

Party Representation History

PartyFromTo
ConservativeFri 1 Nov 2013 Mon 24 Aug 2020

Ward Representation History

WardFromTo
Braintree Central and Beckers GreenThu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015
Braintree WestThu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019
Witham SouthThu 9 May 2019 Mon 24 Aug 2020

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
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Past Committee Memberships

Past CommitteePast RolePast Joining DatePast Leaving Date
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Council Member28 May 201524 August 2020
Licensing Committee Member22 May 201924 August 2020
Partnership Development Scrutiny Committee Vice Chairman22 May 201924 August 2020
Overview and Scrutiny Committee Member28 May 201506 May 2019
Governance Committee Member24 April 201706 May 2019

Current Outside Body Appointments

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Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

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Meeting Declarations

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DateTitleNotes
Tue, 4 Jun 2019Introduction to The Local Plan and Economic Development 
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 
Mon, 28 Jan 2019PFCC 
Wed, 9 Jan 2019Lone Worker and Staying Safe 
Thu, 22 Nov 2018Governance Committee Training 
Wed, 21 Nov 2018Scrutiny of the Priorities for 2019/20 and Initial Budget Position 
Thu, 8 Nov 2018Managing Challenging Behaviour 
Tue, 16 Oct 2018Brain, Balance and Power 
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, 14 Jun 2018Influencing Skills 
Thu, 24 May 2018Member Development - Health and wellbeingSession Outline: Be Well Strategy, Disabled Facilities Grants, Home First initiative, mental health provision
Tue, 20 Mar 2018Report Writing 
Wed, 22 Nov 2017Overview and Scrutiny 
Tue, 21 Nov 2017Planning Training 
Wed, 8 Nov 2017Sensory Awareness 
Wed, 28 Jun 2017Member Development 
Thu, 15 Jun 2017Managing Challenging Behaviour 
Wed, 19 Apr 2017Making the most of the hours that count 
Tue, 7 Mar 2017Member Development 
Wed, 1 Feb 2017Member Development 
Thu, 3 Nov 2016Member Development 
Wed, 12 Oct 2016Being Effective In Meetings 
Wed, 31 Aug 2016Member Development 
Tue, 26 Jul 2016Member Development 
Thu, 14 Jul 2016Public Speaking/Presentation Skills  
Wed, 29 Jun 2016Member Development  
Thu, 16 Jun 2016Influencing Skills 
Wed, 20 Apr 2016Effective Communication 
Thu, 14 Apr 2016Member Development  
Tue, 22 Mar 2016Engaging Young People 
Wed, 16 Dec 2015Speed Reading 
Thu, 16 Jul 2015Managing Difficult Situations 
Tue, 30 Jun 2015Public Health Development Training 
Thu, 4 Jun 2015Specialised Training for the Local Plan Sub-Committee and Planning Committee 
Tue, 2 Jun 2015Member Induction 
Tue, 26 May 2015Member Induction 
Thu, 21 May 2015Member Induction 
Tue, 19 May 2015Member Induction 
Thu, 14 May 2015Member Induction 
Wed, 13 May 2015Member Induction 
DateFromDescriptionValue
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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 Ron Ramage:

 

Organisation: Braintree Youth Project Charity

ProjectThe "Hut" Refurbishment Project

Overall cost of project: £2,810.55

Grant awarded: £1,000.00

Joint Grant: Yes (with Councillor John McKee)

Date: 22nd September 2017

 

Organisation: Braintree Foyer

ProjectBraintree Community Activators

Overall cost of project: £1000

Grant awarded: £500

Joint Grant: Yes (with Councillor Santomauro, Councillor Mrs Cunningham and Councillor Mr J Cunningham)

Date: 21st March 2018

 

Organisation: Braintree Youth Project Charity

ProjectBYPC Horticulture Project

Overall cost of project: £1645.00 (requested £1,045.00)

Grant awarded: £245

Joint Grant: Yes - Councillor John McKee

Date: 23rd November 2018

 

Organisation: Braintree Foyer

ProjectResidents Vending Machine Project

Overall cost of project:£600

Grant awarded: £500

Joint Grant: No

Date:15th March 2019

 

Organisation: CHAPS Men's Health Charity

Project: The Braintree District Men's Health Project

Overall cost of project: £4000.00

Grant awarded: £755.00

Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Andrew Hensman, Frankie Ricci, Bill Rose, John Cunningham, Vanessa Santomauro, Peter Tattersley, John Baugh and Gavin Maclure

Date: 5th January 2019

 

Organisation: Marketing Witham CIC

Charity Registration Number: N/A

Project: Royal Charter Market

Overall cost of project: £1,500

Grant awarded: £1,000 (£250 to each Cllr)

Joint Grant: Yes - Cllr Angela Kilmartin, Cllr Bill Rose and Cllr Sue Wilson)

Date: 20th July 2019

Financial Year: 2019/20

 

Organisation: Witham Town Youth Football Club

Project: Soccability Football

Overall cost of Project: £3,270

Grant Awarded: £300.00

Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Patrick Horner, Stephen Hicks, Justin Wrench, Bill Rose, Mrs Angela Kilmartin and James Coleridge 

Date: 19th December 2019

Financial Year: 2019/20

Register of Interests removed by Deputy Monitoring Officer following resignation -  24th August 2020

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

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Expected attendances0 
Present as expected00%
Absent00%
Apologies received00% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details

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