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Councillor Mrs Sue Wilson

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09 May 2019
First Elected
05 May 2011
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Election History

Thu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015 Re-elected
Thu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019 Retirement and re-elected
Thu 9 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023 Local Elections - May 2023

Party Representation History

ConservativeFri 1 Nov 2013 Mon 8 May 2023

Ward Representation History

Coggeshall Thu 5 May 2011 Wed 6 May 2015
Witham CentralThu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019
Witham CentralThu 9 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

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Past Committee Memberships

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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Thu, 9 Feb 2023Planning (including enforcement) 
Wed, 26 Oct 2022Cost of Living 
Thu, 26 May 2022Strategic Risk Register 
Tue, 4 Jun 2019Introduction to The Local Plan and Economic Development 
Tue, 28 May 2019Introduction to Local Government Finance and Strategic Investments 
Thu, 9 May 2019Member Induction Day - Overview of the Council including Role of Councillor and Code of Conduct 
Mon, 28 Jan 2019PFCC 
Thu, 16 Nov 2017Member Development Evening 
Wed, 28 Jun 2017Member Development 
Thu, 25 May 2017Member Development 
Tue, 7 Mar 2017Member Development 
Wed, 1 Feb 2017Member Development 
Mon, 5 Dec 2016Member Development 
Wed, 16 Nov 2016Dangerous Wild Animals Act - Training 
Tue, 20 Sep 2016Sensory Awareness 
Thu, 8 Sep 2016Member Development 
Tue, 26 Jul 2016Member Development 
Wed, 18 May 2016Social Media Awareness 
Thu, 28 Apr 2016Member Development 
Wed, 20 Apr 2016Effective Communication 
Thu, 14 Apr 2016Member Development 
Tue, 30 Jun 2015Public Health Development Training 
Tue, 26 May 2015Member Induction 
Thu, 21 May 2015Member Induction 
Thu, 14 May 2015Member Induction 
Wed, 13 May 2015Member Induction 
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.

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 Mrs Sue Wilson:


Organisation: Witham History Group
Project: Room Rental
Overall cost of project: £268.00
Grant awarded: £268.00
Joint Grant: No
Date: 8th September 2016


Organisation: Witham Town Luncheon Club
Project: Provision of a chest freezer
Overall cost of project: £200.00
Grant awarded: £50.00
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Bill Rose and Patrick Horner
Date: 21st September 2016


Organisation: Witham Mill Lane Bowls Club
Project: Replacement Rubber Matting Strips
Overall cost of project: £660
Grant awarded: £660
Joint Grant: NO
Date: 25th September 2017


Organisation: Witham Choral Society

Project: Christmas Concert Instrumentalists

Overall cost of project: £2,500

Grant awarded: £84.37

Joint Grant: YES (Cllr Gavin Maclure and Cllr Angela Kilmartin)

Date: 6th September 2017



Organisation: Young Adult Carers Action for Family Carers

Project: Young Adult Carers - Music Project

Overall cost of project: £215

Grant awarded: £215

Joint Grant: NO

Date: 18th September 2017




Organisation: Holdfast Credit Union limited

Project: New web site

Overall cost of project: £20,000

Grant awarded: £500

Joint Grant: Yes- (Councillor Bill Rose, Councillor Patrick Horner, Councillor Janet Money, Councillor Phil Barlow and Councillor John Goodman)

Date: 10th August 2018


Organisation:Carers First

Project:Carers Celebration Event

Overall cost of project: £2400

Grant awarded: £200

Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors John Baugh, Bill Rose, John McKee, Mrs Lyn Walters, Mrs Gabrielle Spray, Malcolm Dunn, Stephen Kirby and Stephen Canning

Date: 18th September 2018


Organisation: Witham Hangout
Project: Witham Hangout
Overall cost of project: £1000
Grant awarded: £200
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Mrs Janet Money, Bill Rose and Patrick Horner.
Date: 4th October 2018

Organisation: Witham Chamber of Commerce 
Project: Save Our Community Hub
Overall cost of project: £24,860 (requesting £2050.)
Grant awarded: £350.00
Joint Grant: Yes  with Councillors Mrs Janet Money, Gavin Maclure, John Goodman
Date: 23rd November 2018


Organisation: Marketing Witham CIC
Charity Registration Number:
Royal Charter Market 
Overall cost of Project:
Grant Awarded:
£1,000 (£250 to each Cllr)
Joint Grant:
Yes - Councillors Mrs Angela Kilmartin, Ron Ramage and Bill Rose
23rd June 2019
Financial Year:

Organisation: Age Concern Colchester 
Charity Registration Number:
Witham Outing
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes - Councillor Angela Kilmartin
22nd July 2019
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Witham Town Luncheon Club 
Charity Registration Number:
Dietary Courses for two Cooks
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant:
8th October 2019
Financial Year: 


Organisation: Braintree and Bocking Community Association
Charity No.: 301261
Project: Garden Improvement 2020
Overall cost of project: £2,800
Grant awarded: £1,685
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillors: Dean Wallace, David Hume and Mrs Lyn Walters)
Date: 2nd November 2020
Financial Year: 2020/21


Organisation: Royal British Legion Witham Branch
Charity no.: 
New RBL logo sign and exterior notice board
Overall cost of Project: 
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: Yes
(Cllr Mrs Kilmartin also contributed £500)
4th May 2021
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Witham United Reform Church
Community Friendship Lunch
Overall cost of Project:
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes - Councillors Patrick Horner and Bill Rose
 28th September 2021
Financial Year: 

Organisation: Witham Amateur Operatic Society
Registered Charity Number: 265029
Project: Historical Show  
Overall cost of project: £1,500
Grant awarded: £600
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Mrs Kilmartin and Miss Weeks
Date: 16th October 2022
Financial Year: 2022/23

Organisation: Witham Town Council
Charity no.: N/A

Listening Bench Revival
Overall cost of Project:
Grant Awarded: 
Joint Grant: 
Yes - Councillor Hicks
 22nd February 2023
Financial Year: 


Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Councillor: Retired, Parish Councillor for Coggeshall Parish Council.

Spouse: Part time Shop Assistant (Fork 'Andles, Coggeshall).

2. Financial Support

Councillor: Election expenses paid by the Witham Conservative Association.

Spouse: None.

3. Contracts with Braintree District Council

Councillor/Spouse: None.

4. Land/Property

Councillor/Spouse: 15 Knights Road, Coggeshall, CO6 1UP.

5. Property Licences

Councillor: None. 

Spouse: None.

6. Tenancies with Braintree District Council

Councillor/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

Chairman of Braintree, Halstead and Witham CAB, Chairman of Coggeshall in Bloom, Chairman of Coggeshall Swimming Pool, Chairman of Coggeshall Patients' Participation Group, Vice-Chairman of Old Peoples Association, Member of Witham Constituency Conservative Association and Member of Coggeshall Parish Council.


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



Updated: 3rd February 2022

Member Attendance

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