Medway Elects
Vaughan Hewett

Terms of Office

Vaughan Hewett has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Rainham North 23 Apr 2015 - 7 May 2015
  Rainham North 24 Jul 2014 - 23 Apr 2015
  Rainham North 3 May 2007 - 24 Jul 2014
2012 to 2013: Mayor
2010 to 2011: Deputy Mayor

Councillors' Allowances

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 Vaughan Hewett received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal
2015/2016£992.00£0.00£0.00£992.00
2014/2015£8,730.84£0.00£8.40£8,739.24
2013/2014£8,730.84£1,640.61£205.60£10,577.05
2012/2013£8,755.37£11,591.28£42.40£20,389.05
2011/2012£9,025.20£1,040.30£30.00£10,095.50
2010/2011£9,025.20£5,981.72£122.70£15,129.62
2009/2010£9,025.20£0.00£0.00£9,025.20
2008/2009£8,935.80£0.00£155.20£9,091.00
2007/2008£7,901.79£0.00£172.80£8,074.59
Totals£71,122.24£20,253.91£737.10£92,113.25

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Vaughan Hewett's allowances compared to the other councillors.

Recorded Votes

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 Vaughan Hewett are as follows:

2011 to 2015

2007 to 2011

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Vaughan Hewett 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.

Electoral History

Vaughan Hewett has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2015: Rainham North
 Vaughan Baden Hewett1,245Not Elected
2011: Rainham North
 Vaughan Baden Hewett1,475Elected
2007: Rainham North
 Vaughan Baden Hewett1,173Elected

Click on the election name to see the full election results.