Councillor Mark Cory

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  • Allowances & Expenses
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality & Gifts
  • Locality Budget
Councillor Mark Cory
03 May 2007
First Elected::
03 May 2007
Liberal Democrats
26 Broome Grove
Telephone No:
01206 282244

Job Title:
Basic Allowance £7,115.66, Chairman of Scrutiny Special Responsibility Allowance £7,471.45

Election History

Thu 3 May 2007  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Liberal DemocratsThu 3 May 2007

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Wivenhoe CrossThu 3 May 2007 Sun 8 May 2016
WivenhoeMon 9 May 2016 Sun 5 May 2019
WivenhoeMon 6 May 2019 Mon 8 May 2023

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
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Council Member22 May 2013
Crime and Disorder Committee Chairman26 May 2021
Environment and Sustainability Panel Member15 July 2020
Licensing Committee - Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Appeals Substitute04 September 2014
Local Plan Committee Substitute25 May 2018

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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Revolving Investment Fund Committee Member27 May 201517 June 2021
Cabinet Chairman and Portfolio Holder for Strategy27 May 201525 May 2021
Scrutiny Panel Substitute22 May 201326 May 2015
Waste and Recycling Task and Finish Group Deputy Chairman22 May 201326 May 2015
Local Plan Committee Substitute22 May 201326 May 2015

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Not a past member of any Outside Body.

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
09 January 201809 January 2018 View

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
Council21 October 2015Non-Pecuniary View
Council03 December 2020Non-Pecuniary View
Tue, 9 Mar 2021Session on supporting residents and tackling financial inequality 
Thu, 21 Jan 2021Vaccination Programme 
Mon, 7 Dec 2020Budget Workshop  
Mon, 16 Nov 2020Scooter Briefing Session 
Mon, 5 Oct 2020Budget Workshop 
Wed, 26 Aug 2020Budget Workshop 
Tue, 4 Aug 2020Budget Workshop 
Wed, 27 May 2020Cabinet Remote Meetings Training 
Thu, 3 Oct 2019Garden Communities Briefing 
Mon, 4 Mar 2019Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Briefing 
Thu, 29 Nov 2018Local Plan Viability 
Tue, 23 Oct 2018Chairing Skills 
Thu, 20 Sep 2018North East Essex Health and Social Care Alliance Briefing 
Tue, 9 Jan 2018Essex Highways Briefing 
Wed, 8 Nov 2017Working Together Across Colchester 
Mon, 9 Jan 2017Welfare Reform, Benefits and Colchester 
Tue, 6 Dec 2016Policing in Colchester 
Mon, 20 Jun 2016Presentation by the University of Essex 
Wed, 1 Jul 2015Media Training 
Mon, 8 Jul 2013Colchester Citizen's Advice Bureau 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   
30/06/2020 £100  Money to help supply the vital food some residents require. Colchester Foodbank
28/02/2021  £300  Germ cell cancer awareness and education in Colchester. Robin Cancer Trust  
28/02/2021   £200 Supporting digital communications and tackling isolation. Wivenhoe Women's Institute  
28/02/2021   £500 West Quay footpath project. Creation of a planter barrier to reduce cycling on the Quay. Wivenhoe Town Council  
28/02/2021   £300 Contribution to re-build skate park on KGV field. Wivenhoe Town Council   
28/02/2021   £250 Cycle path planting project - planting wild flowers   
28/02/2021   £200 Seed funding for creation of Wivenhoe Business Forum. Wivenhoe Town Council   
28/02/2021  £150 Supporting vital costs of this voluntary service. Essex Blood Runners

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/01/2020 £100 Supporting the 2020 local film festival event. Wivenhoe Film Theatre 
 31/01/2020 £200 Supporting rental costs for the workshop used by the scheme. Wivenhoe Bike Kitchen  GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020 £100 Contribution toward new heating system at the church. Wivenhoe Congregational Church  GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020 £100 Contribution toward Sensory Graden at the rear of the Scout Hall - voted preferred project by children at Millfields School. Wivenhoe Town Council   OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020 £100  Running Costs. Colne Radio CIC   WELLBEING
 31/01/2020 £200 Contribution toward coaching for young cricketers during Summer months. Wivenhoe Town Cricket Club  OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Contribution toward refurbishment project at the Wivenhoe venue. Royal British Legion - Wivenhoe   OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Contribution toward refurbishment project of the boats. WivGigs Rowing Club  OPPORTUNITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Supporting project show-casing history of 21 local public houses. Wivenhoe History Group  GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Replacing the guttering and the notice board at the church. Wivenhoe Methodist Church   RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Supporting Wivenhoe Market Collective with running costs. Transition Wivenhoe   GROWTH RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  £100  Supporting repair and maintenance costs for the courts. Wivenhoe Tennis Club  RESPONSIBILITY
 31/01/2020  £200  Supporting new Wivenhoe volunteer team to assist ambulance services. Community First Responders   GROWTH 
 31/01/2020  £100  Supporting various local initiatives led by the Town Council. Wivenhoe Town Council   WELLBEING
 31/01/2020  £300  Contribution toward recycling project in Wivenhoe focussing on plastics. Wivenhoe Town Council   GROWTH

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
31/01/2019  £375  Toward UPS device to protect power to radio transmitter, Colne Radio   OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
  £375  To remove electricity pole to allow for Trading Hut extension, Wivenhoe Allotment and Gardens Association    OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
  £125  Providing educational material re germ cell cancer at Fresher's Week 2019, The Robin Cancer Trust    WELLBEING 
  £375  Purchase of maths equipment to support White Rose curriculum and aschool's SPD, Broomgrove Junior School    OPPORTUNITY WELLBEING 
  £375  Provision of a call sign set up in Wivenhoe to support residents and first responders, Community First Responders    RESPONSIBILITY WELLBEING  
  £375  To start up the St Mary's Music Society group, St Mary's Church   WELLBEING 

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

Date  Total Contribution  Description   Category
28/02/2018 £250 Subsidise work on trees found on ‘no-man’s land’ territory - Wivenhoe Town Council
Thriving, Welcoming
28/02/2018  £450  Replacement of artificial pitch and coaching for junior members - Wivenhoe Cricket Club Thriving, Vibrant, Welcoming, Prosperous 

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