The total bill for all elected members in November came to just over 95,000.

Revealed: Here's how much Wakefield councillors claimed for expenses in one month

Monthly expenses for councillors in Wakefield have been published by the local authority.

Each of the 63 elected members receives a basic monthly allowance of £983.20 and their travel expenses are then calculated on how far away they are from the centre of Wakefield.
The total bill for all elected members in November came to just over £95,000.

Basic allowance  983.20'Special responsibility allowance  595.59'Basic supplement travel  60'Total amount claimed  1,638.79

1. Nadeem Ahmed, Conservative leader of the opposition, Wakefield South

Basic allowance 983.20'Special responsibility allowance 595.59'Basic supplement travel 60'Total amount claimed 1,638.79
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Basic allowance  983.20'Special responsibility allowance  531.70'Basic supplement travel  64.17'Total amount claimed  1, 579.07

2. Tony Wallis, Labour, Castleford Central and Glasshoughton

Basic allowance 983.20'Special responsibility allowance 531.70'Basic supplement travel 64.17'Total amount claimed 1, 579.07
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Basic allowance  983.20'Basic supplement travel  59.08'Total amount claimed  1,042.28

3. Ros Lund, Labour, Wakefield East

Basic allowance 983.20'Basic supplement travel 59.08'Total amount claimed 1,042.28
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Basic allowance  983.20'Special responsibility allowance  447.50'Basic supplement travel  64.92'Total amount claimed  1,495.62

4. Clive Tennant, Labour, Pontefract North

Basic allowance 983.20'Special responsibility allowance 447.50'Basic supplement travel 64.92'Total amount claimed 1,495.62
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