Councillor John Jowers

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  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
  • Attendance
Councillor John Jowers
11 January 1996
First Elected
11 January 1996
Mersea and Pyefleet
c/o Town Hall
High Street
Telephone No:
Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,293.55, Deputy Mayors Allowance £2809.08

Election History

Thu 11 Jan 1996  

Party Representation History

ConservativeWed 10 Jan 1996

Ward Representation History

West MerseaThu 11 Jan 1996 Sun 8 May 2016
Mersea and PyefleetMon 9 May 2016 Sun 9 May 2021
Mersea and PyefleetMon 10 May 2021

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
25 October 201225 October 2012

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
 Page 2 of 3, items 13 to 24 of 29.
Local Plan Committee20 August 2015Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee20 August 2015Non-Pecuniary
Council21 October 2015Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee14 December 2015Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee05 July 2016Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee07 November 2016Non-Pecuniary
Council08 December 2016Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee19 December 2016Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee07 February 2017Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee27 March 2017Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee12 June 2017Non-Pecuniary
Local Plan Committee30 August 2017Non-Pecuniary
Thu, 21 Jan 2021Vaccination Programme 
Tue, 11 Apr 2017Bradwell New Nuclear programme briefing 
Mon, 8 Jul 2013Colchester Citizen's Advice Bureau 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description 
30/06/2020  £100 Contribution to assist with improvements at Village Hall. Abberton and Langenhoe Community Council

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description 
30/06/2020  £100 Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank 
 30/06/2020  £100  WMTC Community Fund supporting residents & volunteers during the C-19 Crisis. West Mersea Town Council  
 30/06/2020  £1,500  Contribution to fitting out the new community run shop. Abberton & Langenhoe Community Benefit Association  
 30/06/2020  £300  Equipment to train young cricket players. Abberton & District Cricket Club  



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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
01/12/2019 £500 Equipment for the community hall. Winstred Hundred Parish Council     OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
 31/01/2020  £700  Purchase of disability aids and additional equipment for local residents. Mersea Community Support   GROWTH 
 31/01/2020  £500  Support for village events and projects encouraging community cohesion. Abberton & Langenhoe Community Association   GROWTH 
 31/01/2020  £300  Support for new nets ensuring safety to neighbours and continued opportunity for villagers health & wellbeing. Abberton & District Cricket Club   RESPONSIBILITY OPPORTUNITY


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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/10/2018 £1000  Supply and storage of a stage for the community hall, used by various community groups, Winstred Hundred Parish Council    GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
31/12/2018  £200  50+ soldier profiles, representing those local men killed in WW1, erected on the Strood for a year has produced massive support, WW1 Mersea's Fallen   WELLBEING 
31/01/2019  £300  Repairs to church clock, viewed by many as town centre location, Friends of West Mersea Church     RESPONSIBILITY WELLBEING 
  £500  Contribution towards storage and equipment at village hall  for residents' activities, Winstred Hundred Parish Council   GROWTH OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING  

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
02/08/2017 £250 Table and chairs for new Peldon and Wigborough Community Hall Vibrant, Prosperous, Thriving, Welcoming
23/02/2018  £100  Security Fence and Gate for Play area - Fingringhoe Parish Council  Vibrant,Thriving, Welcoming 
27/02/2018  £154.50  Provision of 50 litter pickers to Mersea   Prosperous, Thriving, Welcoming 
27/02/2018  £200  Church tower clock repair - Friends of West Mersea parish church Prosperous, Thriving, Welcoming 
28/02/2018  £1295.50  Equipment to increase use of new hall (Peldon village hall) by various community groups - Winsted Hundred Parish Council  Prosperous, Thriving, Welcoming 

Further information on Locality Budgets for Councillors

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances13 
Present as expected1185%
Apologies received00% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)1 

Attendance Details