Councillor Beverley Oxford

  • General
  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
Councillor Beverley Oxford
22 November 2001
First Elected::
22 November 2001
The Highwoods Group
83 Princess Drive
Telephone No:
01206 845545
Group Leader, Highwoods Independents

Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,115.66, Cabinet Member Special Allowance £12,808.22

Election History

Thu 22 Nov 2001  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
The Highwoods GroupThu 22 Nov 2001 Mon 26 May 2014
The Highwoods and Stanway Independent GroupTue 27 May 2014 Sat 2 Apr 2016
The Highwoods GroupSun 3 Apr 2016

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
HighwoodsThu 22 Nov 2001 Sun 8 May 2016
HighwoodsMon 9 May 2016 Sun 5 May 2019
HighwoodsMon 6 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
Cabinet Portfolio Holder for Communities26 May 2021
Council Member22 May 2013
Licensing Committee Group Spokesperson22 May 2019
North Essex Parking Partnership Substitute22 May 2013
Planning Committee Member26 May 2021

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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Planning Committee Substitute15 June 201710 May 2021
Local Plan Committee Group Spokesperson22 May 201913 July 2020
Revolving Investment Fund Committee Substitute30 July 201404 June 2019
Cabinet Portfolio Holder for Customers22 May 201321 May 2019
Alcohol Consumption Task and Finish Group Deputy Chairman22 May 201331 May 2015

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

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
01 August 201201 August 2012 View

Meeting Declarations

Thu, 21 Jan 2021Vaccination Programme 
Tue, 12 Jan 2021Planning Training 
Mon, 16 Nov 2020Scooter Briefing Session 
Fri, 5 Jun 2020Licensing Training - Sexual Entertainment Venues and Safeguarding 
Thu, 3 Oct 2019Garden Communities Briefing 
Wed, 12 Jun 2019Licensing Training 
Tue, 12 Mar 2019Digital Access Training 
Wed, 28 Nov 2018Safeguarding 
Wed, 14 Nov 2018Local Plan Housing Numbers and Objectively Assessed Need  
Thu, 1 Nov 2018Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Training 
Tue, 23 Oct 2018Chairing Skills 
Tue, 2 Oct 2018Crimestoppers Briefing 
Thu, 20 Sep 2018North East Essex Health and Social Care Alliance Briefing 
Thu, 22 Mar 2018Dementia Awareness 
Tue, 20 Mar 2018General Data Protection Regulations Training 
Tue, 3 Oct 2017Chairing Skills 
Wed, 14 Jun 2017Licensing Training 
Tue, 24 Jan 2017Keeping Councillors Safe 
Tue, 6 Dec 2016Policing in Colchester 
Thu, 13 Oct 2016Managing Unauthorised Encampments in the Borough 
Wed, 1 Jun 2016Local Plan Briefing 
Thu, 12 May 2016New Council Conference 
Tue, 9 Feb 2016Safeguarding 
Wed, 13 Jan 2016Desk Top Publishing 
Tue, 12 Jan 2016Air Quality Action Plan and Low Emission Strategy Briefing 
Tue, 9 Dec 2014Social Media for Councillors 
Tue, 18 Nov 2014Briefing on CBC Website and Committee Management Information System 
Tue, 7 Oct 2014Welfare Reform Update 
Tue, 9 Sep 2014Plan Making and the Duty to Co-operate 
Fri, 4 Jul 2014Local Plans and Housing Delivery 
Tue, 1 Jul 2014Changes to the Council's Website 
Wed, 12 Mar 2014UCC FSR Briefing 
Tue, 21 Jan 2014Channel Shift 
Tue, 5 Nov 2013Thinking Equality 
Wed, 9 Oct 2013UCC and FSR Briefing 
Tue, 13 Aug 2013Behaviour Change 
Tue, 18 Jun 2013Welfare Reform Briefing 
Wed, 8 May 2013Surface Water Management Plan Briefing 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description 
30/06/2020  £100 Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank 
30/06/2020  £675 To contribute toward food supplies for vulnerable residents. St Luke's PCC  
31/12/2020  £566.67 Supporting the Munch Club with food supplies for most vulnerable residents. St Luke's PCC   
31/12/2020  £300 Helping to support and feed the most vulnerable residents in Highwoods. Home-start Colchester   
31/12/2020  £358.33 Helping to feed the most vulnerable residents in Highwoods. Colchester Food Bank   



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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
01/01/2020 £1500  To provide community earning projects for growing and sustainable living. Together We Grow  GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING
 01/01/2020 £500 To provide lunch club for vulnerable children during school holidays. St Luke's Parochial Church Council     GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/10/2018 £367  Xmas lunch and entertainment to tackle social isolation, St Johns and Highwoods Association    
  £422 Provision of replacement metal planters for Highwoods Square, Colchester In Bloom    
  £378  Supply and install of 2x benches at Northfield Gardens,     
  £833  Supply and planting of 10 trees in Highwoods. 9 in Chinook and 1 on Tesco Roundabout   


Please find below the 2017/18 Locality Budget spends for Councillor B.Oxford

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
30/01/2018 £666.80  Contribution towardsd Highwoods Big Garden Project - Together We Grow CIC  Thriving 
  £266.60  Contribution towardsd Highwoods Big Garden Project - Colchester In Bloom
15/02/2018 £533.30  Tree Planting Highwoods - Colchester Borough Council  Welcoming 
28/02/2018  £533.30  Metal bench for Castle Park - Colchester Borough Council   Welcoming

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