John Francis Aldridge

  • General
  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Division History
  • Members Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality and Gifts
  • Allowances and Expenses
John Francis Aldridge
04 May 2017
First Elected
05 May 2005

Cllr Aldridge has represented the Broomfield and Writtle Division since 2005.  Since his election to the Council the Chairman has served as Chairman of the Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee and the Economic Development Scrutiny Committee 2009-2012 and was Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care 2012-2014.  He has also served on a number of County Council Committees including the Essex Health and Wellbeing Board 2013-2014 and the Essex Pension Fund.  He was a member of the Essex Police Authority 2009-2012.  He is a member of the Anglian Regional Flood and Coastal Committee.  Cllr Aldridge has also served on a number of outside bodies including the County Councils Network and as Chairman of the Epping Forest Locality Panel 2012-2014

Chairman of ECC from May 2016 to May 2018

Roles and Responsibilities

Essex County Council Member

Member Development Steering Group
Chelmsford Local Highways Panel

Chelmsford Locality Panel
Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
Corporate Scrutiny (Sub)
Anglian Eastern Regional Flood and Coastal Committee
Essex Coastal Forum

Chelmsford Youth Strategy Group

Development & Regulation Committee

King Edward VIth Grammar School Foundation (VC)

Job Title:
2012/13: £11499.96 (Basic Responsibility Allowance) £33851.69 (Special Responsibility Allowance)
2012/13: £1081.80

Election History

Thu 5 May 2005 Wed 3 Jun 2009 Re-elected
Thu 4 Jun 2009 Wed 1 May 2013 Re-elected
Thu 2 May 2013 Wed 3 May 2017 Re-elected
Thu 4 May 2017 Thu 6 May 2021 Did not stand for election

Party Representation History

Conservative PartyThu 5 May 2005 Thu 6 May 2021

Division Representation History

Broomfield and WrittleThu 5 May 2005 Thu 6 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
 Page 4 of 4, items 16 to 19 of 19.
Community Safety Partnership District Steering Group - Chelmsford 04 June 2009 07 May 2013
Chelmsford Youth Strategy Group 01 April 2013 01 April 2013
Police Authority 04 June 2009 22 November 2012
Safeguarding Vulnerable People 01 January 2010 01 June 2012

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
There are no register of interest records for this member.

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
There are no meeting declarations for this member.
Tue, 9 Mar 2021COVID Briefing 
Mon, 30 Nov 2020COVID-19 Winter Grant 
Wed, 11 Nov 2020Emergency Planning 
Tue, 3 Nov 2020Code of Conduct: Member Briefing 
Fri, 25 Sep 2020E-scooters in Essex 
Mon, 21 Sep 2020Early Intervention 
Fri, 11 Sep 2020Superfast Broadband Training 
Thu, 30 Jul 2020Training on Covid-19 
Tue, 23 Jun 2020Minerals and Waste Planning  
Fri, 17 Apr 2020Zoom Familiarisation  
Tue, 10 Mar 2020Locality Fund 
Tue, 28 Jan 2020Consultations at ECC 
Tue, 14 Jan 2020Trading Standards 
Mon, 9 Dec 2019Essex Record Office 
Mon, 23 Sep 2019Brexit 
Tue, 10 Sep 2019Highways Winter Service  
Wed, 10 Jul 2019Superfast Broadband 
Mon, 24 Jun 2019Brexit 
Tue, 18 Jun 2019Dementia 
Tue, 21 May 2019LGBTQ+ Awareness 
Tue, 16 Apr 2019Gypsy, Roma & Travellers 
Tue, 9 Apr 2019Collaborate Essex 
Tue, 2 Apr 201910 Year Plan for School Places (Mid Essex) 
Thu, 7 Feb 2019Environment and Waste 
Tue, 15 Jan 2019Adult Social Care and NHS Integration 
Sat, 1 Dec 2018E-Learning - GDPR: An introduction module 1 
Tue, 16 Oct 2018Organisational Strategy & Headline Budget Figures 
Thu, 4 Oct 2018Winter Highways Briefing 
Wed, 26 Sep 2018Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy 
Tue, 4 Sep 2018Member Enquiries 
Thu, 5 Jul 2018Data Protection: GDPR 
Thu, 26 Apr 2018Brexit 
Tue, 20 Feb 2018Care Homes and the Care Market 
Mon, 12 Feb 2018Corporate Governance E-Learning 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-learning: Health and Safety 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-Learning - Anti Bribery and money Laundering 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-Learning - Who we are and how we operate 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-learning: How we behave 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-learning: Information Governance 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-learning: Equality and Diversity 
Sun, 11 Feb 2018E-learning: Anti-Fraud and Corruption 
Tue, 13 Dec 2016Garden Communities 
Wed, 26 Oct 2016Highways - Winter Maintenance Programme 
Tue, 12 Apr 2016Member Code of Conduct and Declarations of Interests 
Tue, 12 Jan 2016Personal Safety For Members 
Tue, 15 Dec 2015Residential Home Visits/Pre-Birth - 19 Engagement Work 
Tue, 20 Oct 2015Equalities and Diversity 
Tue, 1 Sep 2015Carers Programme 
Mon, 13 Jul 2015Autism - An Introduction 
Tue, 2 Jun 2015Waste Plan 
Wed, 27 May 2015Personal Safety for Members 
Wed, 27 May 2015Gypsy and Travellers 
Tue, 26 May 2015Community Agents 
Tue, 19 May 2015Care Act 
Thu, 12 Mar 2015RCCE 
Tue, 24 Feb 2015Risk Management 
Tue, 17 Feb 2015Social Media 
Mon, 2 Feb 2015Sensory Awareness 
Tue, 27 Jan 2015CSE, Children's Safeguarding and Missing Children 
Wed, 19 Nov 2014Member Enquiries 
Tue, 4 Nov 2014Equality and Diversity 
Tue, 21 Oct 2014Highways Winter Services 
Tue, 23 Sep 2014Members’ IT  
Thu, 10 Jul 2014Road Permitting Scheme Briefing 
Fri, 27 Jun 2014Development and Regulation Training 
Wed, 25 Jun 2014Care Homes & Residential Visits 
Fri, 23 May 2014Development and Regulation Training 
Wed, 7 May 2014Learning Disabilities Briefing 
Wed, 5 Mar 2014Health and Social Care Integration and the Care Bill 
Wed, 23 Oct 2013Outcomes Based Accountability 
Wed, 8 May 2013Introductory Session 
Tue, 12 Feb 2013All Age Disability Strategy 
Tue, 29 Jan 2013Changing Pattern of Finance 
Thu, 24 Jan 2013Community Right to Challenge 
Thu, 13 Dec 2012Essex Pension Fund Board Training: Actuarial 
Thu, 22 Nov 2012Community Budgets 
Wed, 31 Oct 2012Social Media 
Tue, 23 Oct 2012Public Speaking Skills 
Tue, 16 Oct 2012Economic Growth Strategy 
Thu, 6 Sep 2012Influencing Skills 
Thu, 16 Aug 2012Speed Effective Reading 
Tue, 14 Aug 2012Chairing Skills  
Thu, 12 Jul 2012Media Training 
Wed, 11 Jul 2012Markets and Investment Strategy - Pension Board 
Tue, 10 Jul 2012Essex County Council Transformation 
Thu, 21 Jun 2012Local Authority role in Public Health 
Tue, 19 Jun 2012Council Tax Benefit Changes 
Tue, 12 Jun 2012Implementing the Health and Social Care Act 
Tue, 29 May 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget Update 
Wed, 25 Apr 2012Emergency Planning and the Olympics 
Tue, 24 Apr 2012Flood Risk in Essex 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012School Improvement and Education 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012Localism Act 
Tue, 27 Mar 2012Customer Service Member Briefing 
Thu, 8 Mar 2012ESH Member Briefing 
Wed, 7 Mar 2012Transfers/Employer Issues - Pension Board 
Wed, 29 Feb 2012Diversity and Equality 
Tue, 21 Feb 2012Essex Waste Strategy 
Tue, 7 Feb 2012Police Blueprint briefing 
Thu, 2 Feb 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget 
Tue, 31 Jan 2012E-learning: Good Decision Making 
Thu, 12 Jan 2012My Home Life and Residential Homes 
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. 
Thu, 17 Nov 2011Annual Strategy Day - Pension Board 
Thu, 27 Oct 2011eBooks 
Tue, 25 Oct 2011Council Protocols 
Tue, 11 Oct 2011Highways Strategic Transformation Seminar 
Thu, 1 Sep 2011The Essex Funding Team 
Tue, 12 Jul 2011Corporate Vision 
Thu, 16 Jun 2011Partnership Working and Locality Boards 
Wed, 8 Jun 2011e-Payroll and Member Expenses Member Session 
Tue, 10 May 2011Emergency Planning Training Exercise 
Tue, 5 Apr 2011Freedom of Information Requests 
Fri, 1 Apr 2011Transforming Essex - Member Briefing 
Mon, 28 Mar 2011European Funding Member Seminar 
Tue, 8 Feb 2011Digital Switchover Briefing 
Tue, 8 Feb 2011Census 2011 Briefing 
Fri, 21 Jan 2011Census 2011 Member Briefing 
Mon, 15 Nov 2010Constitution Briefing Session 
Fri, 12 Nov 2010Diversity and Equality 
Tue, 9 Nov 2010Commissioning Children's Services 
Mon, 8 Nov 2010Corporate Risk Management Strategy and Legislation 
Tue, 5 Oct 2010The Future of Overview and Scrutiny  
Fri, 5 Mar 2010Diversity and Equality 
Wed, 3 Mar 2010Code of Conduct 
Tue, 2 Mar 2010Information Technology Session 
Tue, 2 Mar 2010Communications Session 
Mon, 1 Mar 2010Community Leadership Market Place 
Thu, 3 Dec 2009Diversity and Equality 
Thu, 10 Sep 2009Corporate Parenting and Children's Safeguarding 
Wed, 17 Jun 2009Introductory Session Two 
Tue, 9 Jun 2009Introductory Session One 
Sun, 23 Mar 2008Jiangsn GovernmentTie & Scarf Set>£25
Sat, 5 Apr 2008Huxi VillagePainted Plate>£25
Sat, 5 Apr 2008Wuxi TownClay Figures/brocade picture>£25
Mon, 28 Feb 2011Colchester CouncilTwo Tickets to the Mercury Theatre and Refreshments>£25
Wed, 16 May 2012HoC - Essex Local Pharmaceutical CommitteeMeal and drinks> £25
Sat, 24 Nov 2012Southend HADinner>£25
Sun, 25 Nov 2012LGUA & Private SponserDinner>£25
Fri, 11 Jan 2013HB Community SolutionsSpadeOver £25
Fri, 29 Jul 2016Contamac LtdOne bottle of Pol Roger Champagne>£25
Thu, 20 Oct 2016China Construction DelegationChinese Shirt in Package>£25
Fri, 18 Aug 2017Valley Grown NurseriesNote Book & Pen and box of selected vegetables<£25
Fri, 24 Nov 2017British Chinese Youth Federation,Changzhou GP training event Hand painted scroll<£25
Wed, 6 Dec 2017British Chinese Youth Federation,Changzhou GP training event Wooden comb<£25
Fri, 15 Jun 2018Colchester GarrisonMilitary Wall Plaque>£25
Sun, 8 Dec 2019Tendring CVSSupper x 2>£25

For details of allowances and expenses for this Councillor please follow the link below:,-Expenses-and-Interests.aspx

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances0 
Present as expected00%
Apologies received00% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details

Meeting DateCommitteeAttendance
There are no attendance records for this member in the selected date range.
Print this page