A welcome new funding boost for a thriving Essex coast

It is so important that the Essex Coast is promoted as a tourism destination to people across both the UK and the World, so that they can enjoy its majesty and support the local businesses that operate there.

Why 2039 matters…

Yesterday presented the detail of the County Council’s budget for the coming year. Within it were our ambitious plans to transform and modernise services across the county.

Tackling the modern scourge

I enjoyed a day of political exchanges with my councillor colleagues at our Full Council meeting earlier today. At the centre of council business was Essex County Council’s plan for the year, which it was my pleasure to introduce.