Residents locked out of Local Plan in local NIMBY-Tory political move, cross-party meetings cancelled, public consultation cut – Press Release

Residents for Uttlesford (R4U) has expressed significant concerns about political interference in the new Local Plan and that UDC is again failing in its legal obligations. UDC is currently developing …read more →

Saffron Walden Town Council finds solution to inherited budget deficit that limits tax increase to 49p a week – Press Release

In a joint press release Town Councillors from Residents for Uttlesford, Liberal Democrats and Labour have announced that they have supported a solution that should mend the poor financial state …read more →

Saffron Walden Constituency Conservatives

A Conservative choice

Unhappy Tory voters do have a choice. Residents-for-Uttlesford is not a national political party. It is for informed residents that love where they live and want to create a better local future for their children and their children’s children. It wants a local government of the residents, by the residents for the residents.

Wasted £millions of taxpayers’ money

One of the biggest failures of the current Uttlesford Tory leadership is that wasted more than £2 million of local taxpayers money developing a flawed Local Plan that was refused by the Planning Inspectorate. This was in spite of the fact that they had been told several times that it would fail and it had been rejected by 99% twice. The by-product of this failure was the council let 1,000s of homes be built on Uttlesford towns and villages without the required infrastructure.

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