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Have your say on Labour's Town Centre Disaster Plan

Do you worry about Basildon's high-rise future? Basildon Council is consulting on their Town Centre 'Master Plan'

A public consultation into the future of Basildon Town Centre has been launched by Basildon Council and will be open for the next six weeks to let residents have their say.

Basildon Town Centre Disaster Plan

Why we oppose Labour's plans

Cllr Anthony Hedley, Basildon Conservatives Spokesman for Regeneration
Cllr Andrew Schrader, Basildon Conservatives Spokesman for Economic Development & Growth


Incineration? No way!

Basildon Conservatives have been made aware that a company called Clearaway are launching a consultation, presumably in advance of submitting a planning application to Essex County Council, for an incinerator in Pitsea (at land south of Archers Field Close, SS13 1DN).

Town Centre Project: Questions to be answered

The Conservative Group on Basildon Borough Council have written to the Council's Chief Executive to express some grave concerns we have around the probity of senior members of the Administration, specifically the connection of two senior frontbenchers to a company with an interest in the proposed

Covid-19 Working Group

At the recent meeting of Basildon Council's Staffing Matters and Review Sub-committee (until recently the only committee that was able to meet under the lockdown restrictions), the Administration proposed the creation of a Covid-19 Response Policy Review and Development Working Group.

Frank Tomlin (1932-2020)

Basildon Borough Conservatives are deeply saddened to report the passing of our old friend and colleague, Frank Tomlin, at the age of 88.


"Frank worked tirelessly for the community for over 50 years in public service." ~ Cllr Jim Devlin, Billericay Town Council


Free NHS Parking

A new website nhs-freeparking.co.uk has been launched to help NHS staff, health and social care workers and NHS volunteers (critical care workers) find free parking locations quickly and easily, supporting the Government’s Covid-19 free parking scheme for critical workers.

Easter Bank Holiday


In the current circumstances, all of us at Basildon Borough Conservatives hope that you and your families have a wonderful and relaxing bank holiday weekend.

However, it is crucial that residents STAY AWAY from local parks and open spaces.