Councillor Lorcan Whitehead

  • General
  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
Councillor Lorcan Whitehead
08 May 2018
First Elected::
08 May 2018
New Town and Christ Church
132 Harsnett Road
Mobile Telephone No:
07789 224655
Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,115.66

Election History

Tue 8 May 2018  

Party Representation History

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
New Town and Christ ChurchTue 8 May 2018 Mon 9 May 2022

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
Council Member23 May 2018
Crime and Disorder Committee Member22 May 2019
Local Plan Committee Substitute25 May 2018
Planning Committee Substitute15 May 2018
Scrutiny Panel Member22 May 2019

Past Committee Memberships

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

Wed, 19 May 2021Planning Training 
Tue, 9 Mar 2021Session on supporting residents and tackling financial inequality 
Thu, 21 Jan 2021Vaccination Programme 
Mon, 7 Dec 2020Budget Workshop  
Wed, 18 Nov 2020Hate Crime Ambassadors 
Mon, 16 Nov 2020Scooter Briefing Session 
Thu, 15 Oct 2020Scrutiny Training 
Mon, 5 Oct 2020Budget Workshop 
Thu, 3 Sep 2020Local List and Assets of Community Value 
Wed, 26 Aug 2020Budget Workshop 
Tue, 4 Aug 2020Budget Workshop 
Wed, 20 May 2020Planning Training 
Tue, 11 Feb 2020Garden Communities Briefing 
Mon, 13 Jan 2020Neighbourhood Teams Briefing 
Thu, 3 Oct 2019Garden Communities Briefing 
Wed, 14 Nov 2018Local Plan Housing Numbers and Objectively Assessed Need  
Thu, 20 Sep 2018North East Essex Health and Social Care Alliance Briefing 
Tue, 28 Aug 2018East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust Briefing 
Mon, 11 Jun 2018Introduction to Local Government Finance 
Wed, 16 May 2018Social Media Training 
Tue, 15 May 2018Induction evening 
Mon, 14 May 2018Planning Training 
Tue, 8 May 2018Safeguarding, Equality and Diversity and GDPR 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Please find below the 2021/22 Locality Budget spends for Councillor Whitehead:

Date  Total Contribution  Description   
31/08/2021 £600  The money will go towards purchasing second hand bikes for the young people (12-19 year olds) to particpate in a cycling club. The club currently has 30 young people registered to participate but only 2 bikes. The initiative aims to encourage the take up of cycling among a part of our local community who have limited take up of this at the moment and promote sustainable travel.. Colchester 'Life in the UK'


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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/08/2019 £200  Running costs for Castle Park Project, showcasing local artists and heritage. Packing Shed Theatre  


 31/01/2020 £400  Contribution toward new laptop. GO4 Enterprises   RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  £904.69  Funding to buy (£753.69) and install (£150) a community notice board - a great central source of information for community activity in the local area. Irvine Road Area Residents' Association   RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  90  Purchase of weighing machine to manage waste. en-form  RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  405  Cycle Fit Event scheduled for after Easter 2020. Colchester Life in the UK (CIC)  OPPORTUNITY


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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
30/11/2018 £1000  Provision of a marquee to imprve business and benefit the community, GO4 Enterprises GROWTH OPPORTIUNITY
  £500 Contribution towards securing premises to sustain the service, Colchester Foodbank   
31/01/2019  £500  Contribution towards the cost of purchasing 360 pedometers to help encourage their pupils to walk to school and get more active, St George's New Town Junior School    GROWTH WELLBEING 


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