Ask the Leader Cost-of-Living Crisis Live Webinar

Thursday, November 24, 2022

Cllr Simon Wootton, Leader of Rochford District Council, is holding a special webinar for residents and businesses to discuss the impact of the cost-of-living crisis. 

The webinar will be held on Zoom from 6pm to 7pm on Thursday 1st December. 

Join a live conversation with the Council Leader to discuss the support on offer to you and your family as the cost-of-living increases. 

Cllr Wootton will be joined by community and business leaders who will provide more information on services available to you: 

  • Kathy Kentish, Chief Executive, Citizen's Advice South Essex 
  • Ann Scott, Development Manager (Essex), Federation of Small Businesses 
  • Tracey Lilley, Director of Communities and Health Brentwood & Rochford 
  • Cllr Arthur Williams, Communities and Health Portfolio Holder, Rochford District Council
  • Cllr Danielle Belton, Climate and Economy Portfolio Holder, Rochford District Council

Register to attend the webinar here.

Attendees can submit their questions in advance by emailing: 

You do not need a Zoom account to join the webinar.

Cllr Wootton, Leader, said:  

“We know that many people are very worried about inflation, rising fuel prices and the general uncertainty in the economy. 

“The Council is committed to helping local people get through these challenging times, and we are looking at the ways we can help and support residents, working alongside our partners in the local community and across Essex.”