Leader of Basildon Borough Conservatives takes part in Facebook Live Q&A

Councillor Andrew Baggott answers questions from the community on Facebook Live broadcast

The online event took place at 5:00pm on Wednesday 12th February and hosted by Johnny Jenkins from local radio station Gateway 97.8 FM. Questions were submitted both in advance and live during the broadcast and covered a wide variety of topics including crime and antisocial behaviour, infrastructure and housing development, car parking and traffic issues, protection of green space, a potential change in governance to a unitary authority and its associated costs, and many others.

Councillor Baggott thanked everyone who participated in the event. At time of writing the video had attracted approaching 3,000 views as residents watched the recording of the interview. The video can be viewed by clicking here, or via the following link,