Terms of Office
Ken Bamber has served the following terms of office:
|Peninsula||3 May 2007 - 5 May 2011|
|Strood Rural||1 May 2003 - 3 May 2007|
|Hoo St Werburgh||4 May 2000 - 1 May 2003|
All councillors are entitled to a basic allowance and to claim for certain travel and subsistence expenses. Some councillors have special responsibilities (e.g. a cabinet portfolio or chairing a committee) and receive an additional allowance. The amount Ken Bamber received each year for these was:
|Year||Basic||Special Responsibility||Travel & Subsistence||Total|
Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Ken Bamber's allowances compared to the other councillors.
Attendance at Council Meetings
In addition to cabinet and committee meetings, the full Council meets six times a year and, unless there are extenuating circumstances, all councillors are expected to attend these meetings. Ken Bamber's attendance record is as follows:
Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards.
Most decisions taken by councillors at meetings of the whole Council are made by unanimous agreement or, if the decision is disputed, by show of hands. However, the Council's Constitution states that in certain circumstances, or if six or more members request, a "recorded vote" may be taken, where each councillor's vote is recorded in the minutes of the meeting. The votes recorded for Ken Bamber are as follows:
Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Ken Bamber voted during that term. Click on the subject of a vote to see the full details of the motion and how the other councillors voted.
Ken Bamber has stood in the following elections:
|2011: Strood South|
|Ken Bamber||1,332||Not Elected|
|Kenneth William Bamber||2,036||Elected|
|2003: Strood Rural|
|2000: Hoo St Werburgh|
|Kenneth William Bamber||779||Elected|
Click on the election name to see the full election results.