Councillor Martyn Warnes

  • General
  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
Councillor Martyn Warnes
09 May 2016
First Elected::
09 May 2016
Labour and Co-operative
c/o Town Hall,
High Street
Mobile Telephone No:
07422 575685
Councillor Warnes was elected as a member of the Labour and Co-operative Party and is a member of the Labour Group on the Council.  
Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,115.66, Planning Committee Member Special Responsibility Allowance £1,120.73

Election History

Mon 9 May 2016  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Labour and Co-operativeMon 9 May 2016

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
BerechurchMon 9 May 2016 Sun 8 May 2022

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
Council Member09 May 2016
Crime and Disorder Committee Substitute27 May 2016
Planning Committee Member26 May 2021
Scrutiny Panel Substitute25 May 2016

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
Planning Committee Member22 May 201925 May 2021
Policy and Public Initiatives Panel Group Spokesperson22 May 201915 July 2020
Local Plan Committee Group Spokesperson25 May 201621 May 2019
Trading Board Member25 May 201623 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

Not a current member of any Outside Body.

Past Outside Body Appointments

Not a past member of any Outside Body.

Personal Register of Interests

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
 Page 1 of 2, items 1 to 12 of 17.
Local Plan Committee05 July 2016Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee05 July 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee07 November 2016Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee07 November 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee19 December 2016Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee19 December 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Trading Board22 March 2017Non-Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee27 March 2017Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee12 June 2017Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee12 June 2017Non-Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee02 October 2017Pecuniary View
Local Plan Committee02 October 2017Non-Pecuniary View
Tue, 9 Mar 2021Session on supporting residents and tackling financial inequality 
Wed, 10 Feb 2021Social Media Training - Braintree District Council 
Fri, 5 Feb 2021 Commercial skills for Councillors - Commercial mindset online masterclass 3LGA online
Tue, 6 Oct 2020GDPR Training 
Tue, 11 Feb 2020Garden Communities Briefing 
Thu, 3 Oct 2019Garden Communities Briefing 
Mon, 4 Mar 2019Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Briefing 
Tue, 5 Feb 2019Policing in Colchester 
Thu, 29 Nov 2018Local Plan Viability 
Mon, 26 Nov 2018Colchester Borough Homes Briefing 
Wed, 14 Nov 2018Local Plan Housing Numbers and Objectively Assessed Need  
Thu, 1 Nov 2018Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Training 
Tue, 23 Oct 2018Chairing Skills 
Mon, 11 Jun 2018Introduction to Local Government Finance 
Wed, 16 May 2018Social Media Training 
Tue, 8 May 2018Safeguarding, Equality and Diversity and GDPR 
Thu, 22 Mar 2018Dementia Awareness 
Tue, 20 Mar 2018General Data Protection Regulations Training 
Thu, 16 Nov 2017New Waste Technology 
Wed, 8 Nov 2017Working Together Across Colchester 
Tue, 10 Oct 2017Garden Communities Briefing 
Sat, 7 Oct 2017Labour Group Training Day 
Tue, 11 Apr 2017Bradwell New Nuclear programme briefing 
Tue, 15 Nov 2016Scrutiny Training 
Thu, 13 Oct 2016Managing Unauthorised Encampments in the Borough 
Tue, 12 Jul 2016Gang Violence in Colchester 
Mon, 27 Jun 2016Equality and Diversity Workshop 
Wed, 1 Jun 2016Local Plan Briefing 
Tue, 17 May 2016Planning Training 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Please find below the 2020/21 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Warnes:

Date  Total Contribution  Description 
30/06/2020  £100 Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank 
28/02/2021   £600 Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank    
28/02/2021   £500 Supports wellbeing through a dial-a-ride Community Hopper Bus enabling Berechurch residents without transport to access the Abbey Field GP surgery. Community360   
28/02/2021   £500 Contribution to E-Cargo bikes collection and delivery service. Supports wellbeing and the environment. En-form Colchester Environmental Information Centre   
28/02/2021   £300 Contribution toward running costs and volunteering. Berechurch Youth Club  



Please find below the 2019/20 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Warnes:

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
01/01/2020 £200 To support fun days booked for 2020. Monkwick Residents' Association  OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING

 01/01/2020  £510  To support with running costs. Berechurch youth Club   OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING
 01/01/2020  £381  To support with food, rent and public liability costs. Monkwick Munch Club  RESPONSIBILITY WELLBEING
 01/01/2020  £120  To provide a local business directory. Greatledge Printers   GROWTH OPPORTUNITY
 01/01/2020  £369  To provide and maintain planter at William Harris Way shopping centre. BROXAP  GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING
 01/01/2020  £420  To part fund hopper bus to Abbey Field Doctors' surgery as there is no public transport. Community360  GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING


Please find below the 2018/19 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Warnes

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
30/06/2018 £78  Sign to be fitted for Berechurch Fundays, Neighbourhood Watch Wellbeing
31/10/2018  £63.98  Purchase of 2x graffiti kits for local use,   Responsibility 
  £400  Fun days across various local estates inc Public Liability, Bouncy Castle Insurance, and Fete style equipment, foodstuffs - Neighbourhood Watch Growth, Responsibility, Wellbeing, Opportunity 
  £333.33  Supporting costs of the hall and general running costs, Berechurch Youth Club  Wellbeing, Opportunity  
  £220  Fun day for community building inc public liability, bouncey castle insurance and equipment, Monkwick Residents' Association  Growth, Responsibility, Wellbeing, Opportunity  
30/11/2018  £500  To fund a hopper bus service for Abbey Fields doctors surgery for those with transport needs, Community 360  GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
31/12/2018  £100  Printing of Berechurch business directory  supporting local economy, Greatledge Ltd    GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY OPPORTUNITY 
  £304.69  Provision and planting of crocuses in Berechurch,  GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING  


Please find below the 2017/18 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Warnes

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
12/07/2017 £60  Berechurch Dyke sign to be fitted - Envirsigns  Vibrant, Welcoming 
15/01/2018  £500  Hopper Service Berechurch to Abbeyfields GP Service - Community 360  Thriving, Welcoming 
  £198  Monkwick Funday - Monkwick Residents Association  Vibrant, Welcoming, Thriving  
  £600  Facilitation of Community Fun Days x 5  - Colchester Neighbourhood Watch  Vibrant, Welcoming, Thriving  
  £300  Berechurch Youth Club  Thriving, Welcoming 
  £66.66  Creating a business directory for Berechurch Residents - Greatledge Printers  Prosperous 
 29/01/2018 £31.65  Graffiti removal kit for Monkwick - Colchester Borough Counci   Thriving, Welcoming 
  £33.33  Parks Paperwork for Events - Colchester Borough Council  Thriving, Welcoming 

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