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Councillor David Hume

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Councillor  David  Hume
09 May 2019
First Elected
07 May 2015
Halstead Residents' Association
Halstead St Andrews
Pretoria Lodge
7 Pretoria Road
Mobile Telephone No:
01787 477086
Job Title:

Election History

Thu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019 Retirement and re-elected
Thu 9 May 2019 Elected on 2nd May 2019

Party Representation History

Halstead Residents' Association Thu 7 May 2015

Ward Representation History

Halstead St AndrewsThu 7 May 2015 Mon 6 May 2019
Halstead St AndrewsThu 9 May 2019

Current Outside Body Appointments

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

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.
Tue, 4 Jun 2019Introduction to The Local Plan and Economic Development 
Tue, 28 May 2019Introduction to Local Government Finance and Strategic Investments 
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  
Wed, 21 Nov 2018Scrutiny of the Priorities for 2019/20 and Initial Budget Position 
Mon, 16 Apr 2018Member Development - Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner/Community Safety HubsSession Outline: • To provide an overview of the work of the Office of the Police, Fire and CrimeCommissioner. • To provide an overview of the Braintree DistrictCommunity Safety Partnership Strategic Assessment 2017/18. • To provide an overview of the Braintree Community Safety Hub Session Outcomes: • Have an improved awareness of the work of the Office of the Police, Fire and CrimeCommissioner. • Understand the benefits & importance of partnership working within the Community Safety Hubs.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017Member Development Evening 
Thu, 15 Jun 2017Managing Challenging Behaviour 
Tue, 20 Sep 2016Sensory Awareness 
Thu, 8 Sep 2016Member Development 
Thu, 16 Jun 2016Influencing Skills 
Thu, 28 Apr 2016Member Development  
Thu, 14 Apr 2016Member Development  
Thu, 21 May 2015Member Induction 
Tue, 19 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.

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 David Hume:

Organisation: Halstead Cricket Club
Project: HCC Local Schools Initiative
Overall cost of project: £2,000.
Grant awarded: £500.00
Joint Grant: Yes - Councillors Mrs Julia Allen and Stephen Kirby
Date: 18th November 2016

Organisation: Halstead Cricket Club
Project: Computer Replacement
Overall cost of project: £500
Grant awarded: £400
Joint Grant: No
Date: 19th March 2018

Organisation: Halstead Empire Trust
Project: Dementia Friendly Cinema
Overall cost of project: £900
Grant awarded: £150
Joint Grant: Yes (With Councillor Kirby)
Date: 27th March 2018

Organisation: Halstead Town Football Club
Project: Provision of Laundry Facilities 
Overall cost of project: £614.99
Grant awarded: £614.99
Joint Grant: No
Date: 2nd December 2020
Financial Year: 2020/21

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, Mrs Sue Wilson and Mrs Lyn Walters)
Date: 5th November 2020
Financial Year: 2020/21

Organisation: Salvation Army Braintree
Charity No.: 214779
Project: Support for Christmas meal 2021
Overall cost of project: £1500
Grant awarded: £500
Joint Grant: Yes (Councillors: Mick Radley, Mrs Jackie Pell)
Date: 14th November 2021
Financial Year: 2021/22

Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

1. Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation

Councillor: Retired and Town Councillor (Halstead Town Council)

Spouse: None

2. Financial Support

Councillor: Halstead Residents' Association - Election Expenses

Spouse: None

3. Contracts with Braintree District Council

Councillor/Spouse: None

4. Land/Property

Councillor/Spouse: Pretoria Lodge, 7 Pretoria Road, Halstead, CO9 2EG

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


9. Discharged Contracts with Braintree District Council


Registerable Non-Pecuniary interests

10. Relevant Memberships

President of the Friends of St. Andrews Church, President of Halstead in Bloom, Trustee of Courtauld Homes of Rest, Member of Halstead Residents' Association, Member of Halstead Town Council, Vice-President of Braintree Mencap, Past President of Halstead Rotary Club, Trustee of Earls Colne and Halstead Educational Charity (Charity No. 281942), Secretary of St. Andrews Parochial Church Council, Secretary of Courtauld Sports Ground Management Committee and Ambassador for Girl Guilding in Essex.


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



Updated: 6th October 2020