The Council has agreed to a request from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission to erect a sign at the Cemetery to recognise the advent of the 100th anniversary of the Great War.
The Council has received several expressions of thanks to its Manual Team today for their work this morning and over the weekend in ensuring access to our sites.
The Council confirms that the meeting with Shropshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Bill Longmore at the Guildhall scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to the weather conditions.
The Town Council has been involved in lengthy discussions over arrangements for its budget and the precept that it will charge to meet its activities during 2013/14.
The Council, following a request from Councillor Steve Haworth, reviewed the introduction of the Community Hub into Oswestry Library.
The Town Council is delighted that Shropshire’s new Police and Crime Commissioner Bill Longmore has accepted an invitation to attend a meeting in Oswestry organised by the Town Council on the 21st Jan
Advance notice is given that the Town Council budget for 2013/14 will be set at meetings of the Finance and General Purposes and the Council scheduled for Monday 14th January.
The Town Council holds the Service Level Agreement with the National Association of British Market Authorities who have recently appointed a manager for the Love Your Local Market Campaign for 2013.
As Mayor of Oswestry I can I wish everyone a Happy Christmas and all the best for 2013.
As our budget discussions near the deadline for confirmation Eric Pickles, Sec of State confirmed this week that capping will not apply to local councils in 2013 but no guarantees apply to future year