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David Finch 

Leader of Essex County Council


It’s time for change, it’s time the government gave Essex a fair deal

What would you think if I told you that because you live in Essex, the Government doesn’t think you are worth as much as someone who lives in London? You’d be outraged. Unfortunately, that’s not too far from the truth.

My hopes for the Future of Essex

Change is unstoppable. And so are we.

North Essex can be the shining light for the creation of new homes

This week Essex County Council gave further backing to the North Essex Garden Communities Programme, which is currently exploring the potential for three new Garden Communities on the corridor between Stansted and Harwich.