Mrs Theresa Higgins Deputy Leader of Liberal Democrat Group

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  • Training History
  • Hospitality and Gifts
  • Allowances and Expenses
Mrs Theresa Higgins  Deputy Leader of Liberal Democrat Group
02 May 2013
First Elected
04 June 2001
Roles and Responsibilities
Children and Young People Policy & Scrutiny Committee (Vice-Chairman)
Cabinet Observer

Job Title:
2012/13: £11499.96 (Basic Responsibiity Allowance) £4929.25 (Special Responsibility
2012/13: £1088.95

Election History

Mon 4 Jun 2001 Wed 4 May 2005 Re-elected
Thu 5 May 2005 Wed 3 Jun 2009 Re-elected
Thu 4 Jun 2009 Wed 1 May 2013 Re-elected
Thu 2 May 2013 Thu 4 May 2017 Retired

Party Representation History

Liberal DemocratsMon 4 Jun 2001 Thu 4 May 2017

Division Representation History

Parsons Heath and East GatesMon 4 Jun 2001 Thu 4 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

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Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

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Meeting Declarations

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Tue, 1 Sep 2015Carers Programme 
Tue, 24 Mar 2015Member's IT 
Tue, 17 Feb 2015Social Media 
Tue, 27 Jan 2015CSE, Children's Safeguarding and Missing Children 
Wed, 17 Dec 2014Local Government Finance 
Tue, 4 Nov 2014Equality and Diversity 
Tue, 21 Oct 2014Highways Winter Services 
Wed, 15 Oct 2014MYCMIS demonstration  
Tue, 23 Sep 2014Members’ IT  
Wed, 7 May 2014Learning Disabilities Briefing 
Wed, 26 Feb 2014Safeguarding Adults and Learning Disabilities 
Wed, 5 Feb 2014Early Intervention  
Thu, 10 Oct 2013Transformation Mark II Briefing 
Wed, 25 Sep 2013Whole Essex Community Budgets 
Tue, 10 Sep 2013Urban Salt Bag Training 
Thu, 5 Sep 2013Overview and Scrutiny – Realising the Potential 
Tue, 28 May 2013Children's Services 
Tue, 28 May 2013Education 
Mon, 20 May 2013Community Leadership 
Fri, 17 May 2013Introduction to the Role & Purpose of the Committee 
Tue, 14 May 2013ePayroll 
Tue, 14 May 2013Information Technology 
Tue, 7 May 2013Welcome to the Council 
Fri, 19 Apr 2013Modern and Efficient Building Construction 
Fri, 22 Mar 2013Validation 
Tue, 12 Feb 2013All Age Disability Strategy 
Fri, 25 Jan 2013Replacement Minerals Local Plan Update 
Tue, 27 Nov 2012Code of Conduct 
Wed, 31 Oct 2012Social Media 
Wed, 31 Oct 2012E-learning: Safeguarding 
Fri, 26 Oct 2012SUDS 
Tue, 11 Sep 2012Speed Effective Reading 
Tue, 4 Sep 2012Public Speaking Skills 
Fri, 24 Aug 2012Place Services 
Tue, 10 Jul 2012Essex County Council Transformation 
Fri, 22 Jun 2012MBT/ECC Waste Strategy 
Thu, 21 Jun 2012Local Authority role in Public Health 
Tue, 19 Jun 2012Council Tax Benefit Changes 
Tue, 5 Jun 2012E-learning: Anti-Fraud and Corruption 
Mon, 4 Jun 2012E-learning: Information Governance 
Thu, 31 May 2012E-learning: How we behave 
Thu, 17 May 2012E-learning: Diversity and Equality 
Fri, 27 Apr 2012Biodiversity Offsetting 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012School Improvement and Education 
Thu, 8 Mar 2012ESH Member Briefing 
Wed, 29 Feb 2012Diversity and Equality 
Thu, 9 Feb 2012ESH Member Briefing 
Tue, 7 Feb 2012Police Blueprint briefing 
Thu, 2 Feb 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget 
Wed, 1 Feb 2012E-learning: Good Decision Making 
Thu, 12 Jan 2012My Home Life and Residential Homes 
Fri, 16 Dec 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Tue, 13 Dec 2011Member Development Charter Introductory Workshop 
Thu, 24 Nov 2011Bringing the Cloud back down to Earth. The ECC IS Strategy and the wider ICT world. 
Tue, 11 Oct 2011Highways Strategic Transformation Seminar 
Fri, 23 Sep 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Thu, 15 Sep 2011Member Enquiries' Briefing 
Thu, 1 Sep 2011The Essex Funding Team  
Fri, 22 Jul 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Tue, 12 Jul 2011Corporate Vision 
Fri, 24 Jun 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Fri, 27 May 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Tue, 10 May 2011Emergency Planning Training Exercise 
Fri, 25 Mar 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Fri, 25 Feb 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Wed, 9 Feb 2011E-module: Introduction to Diversity and Equality 
Wed, 9 Feb 2011E-module: Reasonable Adjustments 
Fri, 28 Jan 2011Development and Regulation Training 
Thu, 27 Jan 2011The “online” Councillor: Skills for online Collaboration and Community Engagement 
Mon, 8 Nov 2010Corporate Risk Management Strategy and Legislation 
Tue, 3 Aug 2010LGID Member Peers developing the Equality Framework for Local Government Workshop 
Thu, 13 May 2010Corporate Parenting and Safeguarding Children 
Mon, 1 Mar 2010Community Leadership Market Place Event 
Tue, 5 Jan 2010Home Support Services project Engamenrt event 
Fri, 18 Dec 2009Development & Regulation Committee TrainingSustainable Development
Thu, 26 Nov 2009Launch of AskSara workshop 
Mon, 23 Nov 2009SAFE Safeguarding adults from exploitations event 
Mon, 23 Nov 2009Essex Strategy Public Summits 
Mon, 19 Oct 2009Barriers to accessibility workshop 
Mon, 14 Sep 2009Partnership Working and Essex Strategy Review 
Tue, 8 Sep 2009Introduction to Schools, Children and Families 
Wed, 17 Jun 2009Safeguarding Induction Session 
Tue, 16 Jun 2009Introductory Session Two 
Tue, 9 Jun 2009Introductory Session One 
Mon, 9 Mar 2009Local Leadership Academy Community Cohesion Workshop IDeA 
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Member Attendance

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